Board of Directors
Workforce Solutions Middle Rio Grande is led by a volunteer Board of Directors comprised of recognized community leaders across many areas of expertise including, business; community-based organizations; economic development; education; government; literacy; labor; and vocational rehabilitation.
Our Board of Directors contributes significant amounts of time, talent, and energy to further our organizational mission of empowering the workforce of our 9-county Middle Rio Grande Valley Region.
Blanca Larson-Vice Chair
Manuel Estrada, Neighborhood Housing Authority -Secretary
Juan Martinez, Town House Restaurant-Treasurer
Johnny Guzman, SWTJC-Parlimentarian
Aaron Pulsford- Edward Jones
Arturo Gonzalez-Crystal City Lions Club
Dana Johnson- Rio Grande Electric Cooperative
David Ojeda Jr.-Community Service Agency
David Puente- NBPC Local 2366
Evaristo Rendon-Lowes Market Store
Glen Bradley-Hondo Nat’l Bank
Jesus Olivares- IBC Bank
Joel Barajas-All State Fire Extinguisher
Laura Lopez-Lopez Health System Inc.
Michael D. Grooms-Grooms Distribution Company
Thomas Matula-Sul Ross State University Rio Grande College Education
Timothy L. Grant-Texas Workforce Commission
Mario Abregon-Anciria Enterprises
Leo Martinez-Border Opportunity Saver Systems, Inc
Alvaro "Al" Arreola-Zales Corporation