The Brownsville Chamber of Commerce is governed by a Board of Directors who are nominated by a Nominating Committee and appointed by the Chairman of the Board.

Liliana Elizondo

Chairwoman of the Board

Royston, Rayzor, Vickery & Williams, L.L.P. Atty.


Immediate Past Chair of the Board

Anita's Gourmet Tortilleria y Comida

Benjamin "Ben" Peña

First Vice Chair

Burton McCumber & Longoria, L.L.P.

Griselda Y. Muñoz, MBA

Second Vice Chair / Secretary

Creative Liquid Coatings, Inc.

Paolina Vega


Hanson Professional Services

Esmeralda Villarreal

President & CEO

Brownsville Chamber of Commerce


Marisa Aguilar

Valley Baptist Medical Center - Brownsville

Anika Aviles

Rio Bank

Veronica Baca-Martinez

Sunrise Mall

Benita E. Becerra-Villarreal

Brownsville Independent School District

Georgette Betancourt-Medellin

Harmony Public Schools

Dr. Antonio L. Caldwell

City of Brownsville

Juan Gandara

Southwest Key Program

Olga E. Gonzalez

Falcon Bank

Mark Hodgson

SteelCoast Company, LLC (SA Recycling)

Cynthia Lizardi Burlette

Brownsville Pedicab

Arely Lugo

Beautiful Beginnings LLC

Carlos Nuñez

Dipasa U.S.A., Inc.

Victoria Padron

Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation

Daniel S. Puente

Valley Regional Medical Center

Jorge Santoy

Univista Insurance