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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The South Texas Food Bank is governed by a volunteer board comprised of representatives from the local community.

EXECUTIVE COUNCIL

John Solis

Attorney

Chair

Kevin Romo

State Farm Insurance

Vice-Chair

Fernando Ortega

Accountant

Treasurer

Aide Brooks

IBC- Commerce Bank

Secretary

Laura Narvaez

Speech-Language Pathologist

Historian

Romeo Salinas

County Treasurer

(Zapata)

Chaplain

Hugo Flores 

Food Distr./Ranch Real Estate 

Past-President

MEMBERS

Leslie G. Benavides 

VP of Lone Star Industries 

Roberto Cuellar

LISD

Anna Benavides-Galo

Businesswoman

Gabriela De Leon

HEB

Steven Edward Cruz

Consultant

Christina Garcia

Interior Designer

Dr. Melissa P. Garcia

Businesswoman

Doug Howland

Family Investments

Marisela G. Ibarra

Starr County

Daniel Lopez

Operations Admin.

Laredo Physicians Group

Adalberto "Buddy" Nava

Agriculture Educator

(UCISD)

Gerardo Salinas

Businessman

Juan Carlos Vazquez

Val Verde County Commissioner

Erasmo Villarreal

Rancher

ADVISORY BOARD

Romelia Cardona

Annie Dodier

Valeria Rubalcaba

PAST PRESIDENTS

Hugo Flores

Doug Howland

Erasmo Villarreal

Anna B. Galo

Annie Dodier

FOUNDING MEMBERS

Odie Arambula

Galo Garcia

Erasmo Villarreal

Board meetings are held on the second Wednesday of every month at noon time. 
Call the South Texas Food Bank Chief Executive Officer at (956) 726-3120 for more information.

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