Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm

Caroline Crimm

Dr. Caroline Crimm

Professor Emeritus, SHSU


Dr. Caroline Castillo Crimm was born and raised in Mexico City. She holds degrees from the University of Miami, Texas Tech and a Ph.D. in Latin American History from the University of Texas at Austin. Among her many books and articles is the award-winning De León: A Tejano Family History. After 40 years of teaching, she has recently retired and been honored as a Professor Emeritus from Sam Houston State University. She lives in Huntsville, Texas with her husband, Jack and has just started a new company, Historic Tours of Texas.