Manny Guajardo graduated from Homer Hanna High School in 2008, where he took part in the Tech-Med program, thus starting his medical journey. He went on to obtain his Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M University in College Station. Manny then completed medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. He moved to New Orleans in 2016 to complete his residency in Internal Medicine at Tulane University, but has come back to Texas to pursue subspecialty training in Infectious Diseases at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, where he currently lives. Despite leaving home over a decade ago, he remains true to his roots. He has a lot of love and appreciation for the people and the place that helped him develop into the dedicated and conscientious person he is today.