Dr. Strecker earned his MD from UTMB and his BS in Biomedical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology. During medical school he has received many honors and awards, and he has served in a number of leadership positions. Dr. Strecker has research experience, and he has published and presented his work. He has extensive volunteer experience, including organizing mission trips. Dr. Strecker is very interested in serving communities in rural and underserved areas. Outside of medicine, he enjoys cooking, fishing and travel.