Term Expires May 2021
Council Member Hector Sabido, a native Wacoan, was sworn into the Waco City Council, District II, on May 14, 2019. He's currently the General Sales Manager of Prophecy Media Group, LLC, a cluster of radio stations in Central Texas. He’s worked in advertising for more than 15 years and has extensive knowledge in print, online, cable, radio and direct mail advertising.
Hector serves on numerous city boards and commissions, including the Budget and Audit Committee, the Boards and Commissions Committee, the Metropolitan Planning Organization, the Equal Employment Opportunity Advisory Committee and the Waco-McLennan County Joint Airport Zoning Board. He also serves on the Animal Welfare Advisory Board, the City of Waco, McLennan County, City of Waco and Waco ISD Intergovernmental Relations Committees, the Parks and Recreation Board and the 2020 Census Complete Count Committee.
Hector also serves on various community boards. He is the current board chairman for Inspiracion, a non-profit that focuses on early childhood education for Latino families. He also serves on the board of directors of the Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce, the Art Center of Waco, the Dr Pepper Museum & Free Enterprise Institute, Caritas, the Salvation Army, the Waco Hispanic Museum and the Historic Waco Foundation. In 2019, he was selected as a recipient of the Waco’s Under 40 Award, by the Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce.
Hector received his bachelor’s degree from Baylor University. He received his Masters, in Business Administration, from Tarleton State University. He and his wife, Ilda, have two children, Jeremiah and Mia.