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2024 Officers

President 2024

Neal Mathers

President 2025

Patty Cuellar

VP Operations

Jaime Ibarra

AVP Operations

Roger Gonzalez

AVP Operations

Manuel Fernandez

VP Main Stage Entertainment 

Rudy Rivera, Jr.

AVP Main Stage Entertainment 

Art Rosales

VP Big Tent Entertainment

Max Roca

AVP Big Tent Entertainment

Lionel (Leo) Cortez

VP Events

Oralia Rivera

AVP Events

Veronica Arellano

AVP Events

Carmen Lainez

VP Special Operations

Carlos Lainez

AVP Special Operations

Ralph Garcia

AVP Special Operations

Ruben "Scuba" Garcia

Mercado Chair

Sarah Martinez

Mercado Co-Chair

Cindy Herrera

Mercado Shirts Co-Chair

Roel Aviles

VP Vendor Services

Laura Nellie Tavares

AVP Vendor Services

Juan E. Garza

AVP Vendor Services

Gollo Padilla

VP Cook-off Events

Charlie Abrego

AVP Cook-off Events

Jonathan Gonzalez

AVP Cook-off Events

Arnulfo A.Rod Rodriguez

AVP Cook-off Events

Jacob Tamayo

AVP Cook-off Events

Blanca Gomez

VP Para Ninos

Norma Harfeny

AVP Para Ninos

Christina Bridgwater

Treasurer

Jeannie Carrero

Asst. Treasurer

Adrian Rangel

Asst. Treasurer

Damaris Guadiana

Asst. Treasurer

Mario X. Vera Jr.

Secretary

Claudia Lainez

Asst. Secretary

Star Rivera

 

Asst. Secretary

Lucy Ponce

VP Beer Booth 1

Jesus Tamez

VP Beer Booth 2

Maria Elena Martinez

VP Cantina 1

Loribeth Stevens

VP Cantina 2

Sarah Tamez

Wine Tent

Beatriz Gomez

Soda/Water Booth 

Mina Hernandez

Soda/Water Booth 

Rina Hernandez

Beer Operations

Inez Ibarra

Beer Operations Asst.

Raul Hernandez

Park Decorations

Claudia Vera

Asst. Park Decorations

Alicia Aleman

Asst. Park Decorations

Marcos X. Vera

President's Photographer

Daniel Sanchez

Membership Team

VP Membership
Elvia Lozoya

AVP Membership

Janeth Rico

Membership Ambassador

Evelia Sosa

Membership Ambassador

Mayra Maya

Membership Ambassador

Andrea Montemayor

Execution Team

 

Ruben Barrientes
Robert Galvan
Fred Gomez

Juan Salinas
Johnny Martin
Joel Sanchez

Ernie Barrientes

Marketing & PR

Chief Marketing Officer

Michelle L. Garcia

VP Strategic Planning

Neal Mathers

VP Public Relations

Jacob Tamayo

VP Corporate Relations

Patty Cuellar

VP Corporate Relations Main Stg

Norma Castaneda

VP Corporate Relations Big Tent

Dagma Rodriguez

VP Corporate Sponsorships
Monica Garza

VP Corporate Sponsorships
David Diaz

VP Corporate Sponsorships
Ruben Quintero

VP Corporate Relations Gates
Julie Arellano

AVP Corporate Relations Gates

Cassandra Bravo

VP Partnered Events

Marcela Pena

AVP Partnered Events 

Gabriela Fernandez

Web & Data Analyst

J.D. De Leon

Asst. to the CMO

Oneil Cuevas

CM Advertising

Luis Garcia

CM Advertising

Julio De La Cruz

CM Ambassador

Murphy Jeffries

CM Ambassador

Loribeth Stevens

CM Ambassador

Noraliza Kenney

CM Ambassador

Chase Maffe

CM Admin
Emily Mathers

Exec. Dir.'s Ofc.

Deputy Exec. Dir. 

Dillon E. Vanderford

Gov't & Community Relations

Bryan L. Martinez

Board of Directors

(& year as President)

 

Danny Loff (1986-1987)

Mark Barnard (1988)

Dan Alaniz (1989-1990)

† Mary Alice Loya  (1991)

Alonso (Tiny) Barrientes (1992)

David Hanawa (1993)

Jose Luis Martinez (1994)

Jack Loff (1995)

Robert (Bobby) Lerma (1996)

Mary Jane Escareno (1997)

David Vela (1998)

† Molly Plitt † (1999)

Sammy Herrera (2000)

Roberto Solis (2001)

† A. Roy Gonzalez  (2002)

Adrian Garcia (2003)

Poncho Gomez (2004)

David Musso (2005)

Tommy Bermudez (2006)

Sandra Herrera (2007)

Roy De los Santos (2008-2009)

Gabriel (Gabe) Pena (2010)

JJ Gonzalez (2011)

Sergio Rodriguez (2012)

Olga Gonzalez (2013)

Norma Gomez (2014)

Dillon Vanderford (2015)

Letty Rodriguez (2016)

Emily Mathers (2017)

Connie Hensley (2018)

Margarito Maldonado (2019)

Anika Aviles (2020)

Virtual (2021)

Patricia H. Gonzalez (2022)

Lupita Vera (2023)

Board Officers

Chair/CEO - Olga Gonzalez

Exec. Dir./COO - Roy De los Santos

CFO - Anika Aviles

Secretary - Tommy Bermudez

HQ Ops. - Margarito Maldonado

GM - JJ Gonzalez

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