Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is comprised of some of the region’s most successful entrepreneurs, dedicated to the prosperity of the Borderplex. From Fortune 500 companies to small business owners, our Board is a diverse representation of our local business and community leaders.

CHAIR

Raymond Palacios                 Bravo Chevrolet Cadillac                              El Paso                        

CO-CHAIRS

Julio Chiu SEISA

Cd. Juárez

Alejandra de la Vega Foster Grupo de la Vega                                            Cd. Juárez
Tom Hutchinson La Posta Group, Inc. Southern New Mexico

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Dan Arvizu New Mexico State University Southern New Mexico
Juan Carlos Bermúdez Parque Industrial Antonio J. Bermúdez Cd. Juárez
Richard Castro Castro Enterprises El Paso
Curtis Dinan ONEGas El Paso
Jed Fanning Citizens Bank of Las Cruces Southern New Mexico
Miguel A. Fernandez Transtelco Cd. Juárez
Paul L. Foster Franklin Mountain Management El Paso
John Hummer Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine Southern New Mexico
Josh Hunt Hunt Companies El Paso
Stanley Jobe Jobe Materials, LP El Paso
Crystal Long GECU El Paso
Don Margo HUB International El Paso
Marcela Navarrete El Paso Water El  Paso
Salomon Noble Intermex Cd. Juárez
David Osborn WestStar Bank El Paso
Adrian Rodriguez El Paso Electric El Paso
William P. Sanders Sanders Partners El Paso
Nicholas Tejeda The Hospitals of Providence El Paso
Francisco "Pancho" Uranga Foxconn Cd. Juárez
Russell "Russ" Vandenburg TVO North America El Paso
Tracy Yellen Paso del Norte Health Foundation El Paso
Marco Zaragoza Windstar Cd. Juárez

BOARD MEMBERS

Benjamin Arriola Southwest University El Paso
John Balliew El Paso Water El Paso
Rick Baugh Sunland Park Race Track and Casino Southern New Mexico
Cindy Bilbe Stewart Title El Paso
Will Brown Sonny Brown Associates El Paso
Craig Buchanan US Bank Southern New Mexico
Bill Burton Mithoff Burton Partners El Paso
Alvaro Bustillos Desarrollo Económico Cd. Juárez
Laura Conniff Steinborn Realty Southern New Mexico
Derrick E. Cuenca MountainView Regional Medical Center Southern New Mexico
Lisa Evans Texas Mutual El Paso
Ed Garcia Meyers Group El Paso
Mitzabeth Garay Automatic Data Processing Inc. El Paso
John Harris Memorial Medical Hospital Southern New Mexico
John Hjalmquist Pizza Properties El Paso
Drew Hoy Hoy Family Auto El Paso
Woody Hunt Hunt Companies El Paso
Royal Jones Mesilla Valley Transportation Southern New Mexico
Bob Kotarski City Bank Texas El Paso
Brad Kuykendall Western Technical College El Paso
Alejandro Limon Texas Gas Service El Paso
Ryan McGrath Wells Fargo Bank El Paso
Rod Mitchell Las Cruces Machine, Manufacturing & Engineering Southern New Mexico
Monica Moreno The Job Connection El Paso
Ceci Miles Mulvihill RMPersonnel El Paso
Carlos Murguia REXMED Cd. Juárez
Shawn Ollis Prudential Financial El Paso
G. Paul Porras The Garick Group El Paso
Jorge Ruiz Baker McKenzie Cd. Juárez
Emma W. Schwartz Medical Center of the Americas Foundation El Paso
David Shimp Las Palmas Del Sol Healthcare El Paso
Michael Silvas Ysleta del Sur Pueblo El Paso
VJ Smith Marathon Petroleum El Paso
Andrea Tawney Texas Tech University Health Science Center El Paso
Hector Villegas BBVA Compass Bank El Paso
Leslie Ward AT&T El Paso
Judy Wendt CK Mills Properties El Paso
Gene Wolf Kemp Smith El Paso