Board of Directors

Tony Aguirre
Managing Partner Riverside Development Services, LLC

Msgr. Heberto Diaz
Vice Chairperson
Leader, Valley Interfaith
St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Brownsville

Joe Hinojosa
Valley Interfaith

Eduardo Anaya
Board Member
Leader, Valley Interfaith
Attorney, Law Office Of Eduardo Anaya

David Oliveira
Board Member
Roerig, Oliveira & Fisher, L.L.P.

Leslie Bingham
Board Member
CEO, Valley Baptist Medical Center, Brownsville

Fr. Kevin A. Collins O.M.I.
Board Member
Leader, Valley Interfaith
St. Eugene de Mazenod Catholic Church, Brownsville

Apolonio Borrego, Jr.
Board Member
Regional President, Falcon International Bank

Julian Alvarez
Board Member
Senior VP and Director of Business Development, Lone Star National Bank

Jeannie Fagan
Board Member
Lonestar Citrus Growers-VIDA Alumni

Reynaldo Perez
Board Member
Educator, Vanguard Academy

Moses Robledo
Board Member

Abdiel Ramirez
Board Member

We are grateful beyond words for our Board of Directors.  This dedicated group of individuals recognizes the potential of each and every participant enrolled in VIDA’s program. Our board sets high expectations, encouraging VIDA staff to provide our signature wraparound services with excellence and challenge every participant to persist in achieveing career success. VIDA board members advocate the importance of equitable education opportunities across the Rio Grande Valley to transform lives and promote workforce development in our community. 

“The task ahead of us is never as great as the power behind us.”
~By Ralph Waldo Emerson