Omar Veliz

Chairman 2018
Veliz Construction
President
2910s Gateway East
El Paso, TX 79905
Phone: 915.219.4000

Von Washington

Immediate Past Chair
Integrated Defense Applications, LLC
President
6070 Gateway Blvd. East, Ste. 100
El Paso, TX 79905
Phone: 915.778.3883

Marcela Navarrete

Secretary
El Paso Water Utilities
VP of Strategic, Financial & Management
1154 Hawkins
El Paso, TX 79925
Phone: 915.594.5614

Janet Aguilar

Secretary
USI Southwest

Vice President
2505 E. Missouri
El Paso, TX 79903
p. 915.534.9420

Maria Urbina

FirstSouthwest Capital
Senior Vice President of Public Finance
221 N. Kansas St., Ste. 600
El Paso, TX 79901
p. 915.351.7228

Javier Jimenez

Treasure - Vice Chair
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Assistant Vice President
301 E. Main St. 
El Paso, TX 79901
p. 915.521.5202

Irma Bocanegra

Administrative Services - Chair
AT&T
Regional Director-External Affairs
500 Texas, Room 312
El Paso, TX 79901
Phone: 915.542.2422

Vince Castro

Parliamentarian
Castro Enterprises, Inc.,

RAC Management, Inc.,
West El Paso Castro, Inc. dba McDonalds
Supervisor
3332 Wedgewood
El Paso, TX 79925
p. 915.599.2982

Mike McQueen

Business Advocacy - Chair
Kemp Smith, LLP

Partner
221 N. Kansas St. Ste. 1700
El Paso, TX 79901
p. 915.546.5269

Andy Ramirez

ETA Centers - Chair
El Paso Electric

VP, Power Generation
100 N. Stanton
El Paso, TX 79901

Nicholas Tejeda

Chair Elect 2019
Hospitals of Providence East CEO
3280 Joe Battle
El Paso TX 79938
p. 915.832.2724

Liz Carl

Member Services - Chair
Benefit Solutions 

Owner
210 N. Campbell 
El Paso TX 79901
p. 915.543.3903

David Saucedo

The Saucedo Company
President
704-711 N. Copia St. 
El Paso TX 79903
p. 566.7101

David Candelaria

Member Services - Co-Chair
Nextstar Broadcasting Inc.

VP and General Manager
801 N. Oregon St. 
El Paso TX 79902
p. 915.532.5421

J. Antonio Rico

ESEI
President
5400 Suncrest Dr., Ste. B3
El Paso, TX  79912
p. 915.587.7902

Dan Longoria

Mattress Firm,
VicePresident
7840 Pichacho Hills
El Paso TX 79912
p. 915.887.0573

Edward Escudero

High Desert Capital
President & CEO
10821 Gatewat West-Ste. 300
El Paso TX 79935
ph. 915.593.7111

Hector Villegas

BBVA Compass Bank
City President
690 Sunland Park Dr. 
El Paso TX 79912
p. 915.485.9299

Henry Gallardo

Strategic Wealth Advisors
Partner
600 Sunland Park Dr. Bldg. 1, Ste. 100
El Paso TX 79912
p. 915.532.8885

Dr. Robert Nachtman

UTEP College of Business Dean
500 W. University Ave. 
El Paso, TX 79968
p. 916.532.8885

Tommy Cano

Cano HR Group
President
1254 Onate St. 
Anthony NM 88021
p. 241.3218

Dr. William Serrata

El Paso Community College, 
President
9050 Viscount Dr., Bldg. B 
El Paso TX 79925
(915) 831-2000