Community Outreach

at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Trent Thigpen

Trent Thigpen

Trent Thigpen is Program Manager for the Pollution Prevention Partnership and AutoCheck program. His focus is to help our community decrease single source mobile emissions by offering vehicle testing for both public and private vehicles.  Fleet testing is done at no cost and is available by request.  Public testing is done throughout the year at events held here on campus and at other community events.

Prior to joining Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, he was an Associate Professor of Computer Science at Victoria College.  Trent has a Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies degree in Computer Science, Bioinformatics and Communications from The University of Houston- Victoria. He has a BBA with a Marketing major from Texas State University and is currently working on a Master of Fine Arts degree from TAMU-CC.


Phone: 361-825-3070Fax: 361-825-2384