Leonila Olivares Salazar, a committed Christian leader, is a former TV Host at Visión Pastoral, Positively Houston, and the author of three books, Quotes of Therapy, Leoni’s Tiny Stories, and God’s Covenant for Kids. These inspiring stories reveal the special love among family. Author Leonila Olivares Salazar was born in California and was raised in Edinburg, TX and moved to Houston, TX, after her freshman year of high school. She raised her family in southeast Harris County where they attended schools in the Pasadena Independent School District and Cleercreek Independent School District.
In addition to writing and sharing her inspiring stories of love and faith through the volunteer work she does in her community and church, Leonila is a practicing Realtor at Prime Realty Group. Olivares Salazar has been showcased as a TV in several programs. Leonila Olivares Salazar has also gone into politics with her candidacy for Justice of the Peace, in Houston, Texas.
She is also the founder and president of The Southeast Republican Club, a political focus group that operates in the southeastern Harris County of Houston, Texas.
Working in the political sphere, Leonila has addressed numerous organizations, and her expertise is constantly in demand. Leonila has spoken to the following groups, including, but not limited to, Woodlands-Republican Women’s Club, South Belt Area Republicans (where she is also a board member), Spring Tea Party, and the San Jacinto Republican Women.
Leonila Olivares Salazar is the mother of five sons and a grand daughter.
Some highlights of Leonila’s political accomplishments can be reviewed below. This list is by no means exhaustive:
■ Founder & president of Southeast Republicans (PAC)
■ Former Candidate, Harris County Justice of the Peace
■ Field Director for Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, 2014
■ Board member, Texas Tea Party Republican Women (TTPRW)
■ Mentor for Houston Mayor's ” Anti-Gang South East Mentoring Program “ 2009- 2014
■ World Affairs Council of Houston since 2009
■ Member NRA: National Rifle Association
■ Delegate: Past Delegate to the Republican State Convention 2014
■ Delegate to SD11 Republican Texas State Convention
■ Member since 2005: National, Texas, and Houston Association of Realtors
■ Volunteer: KSBJ Christian Radio Station
■ Former Board Member of South Belt Area Republicans
■ HCRP Coordinator of Elected Officials
■ HCRP Coordinator for Pastors and Ministries