Board Of Commissioners

Board Chairman
Commissioner
Mr. Patricio Sampayo

Patricio is a managing director of Centro Medico Internacional, a private health care system in Matamoros, Tamaulipas. He graduated cum laude from Harvard College with an A.B. in Economics. Patricio is passionate about social entrepreneurship and committed to helping colleagues and local organizations pursue innovative solutions to social problems. He was appointed to HACB's board by Mayor Tony Martinez and has served as its Chairman since 2011.

Contact Me:

psampayo@hacb.us
Board Vice-Chairman
Commissioner
Mr. Noe Guerrero

Noe Guerrero was inducted into The National Dean’s List in 2002 and graduated with honors (Cum Laude) from the University of Texas at Brownsville with a Bachelor of Business Administration and a major in Finance. Native to the South Texas region, he has had the distinct opportunity to live and understand the culture that surrounds its daily lifestyle. For the past 12 years, he has worked for one of South Texas’ leading fully integrated real estate development and investment companies; a company where he has learned about commitment, loyalty, hard honest work and has recently become a partner. Mr. Guerrero has an international background and is a strong advocate for city development and economic growth.

Contact Me:

nguerrero@hacb.us
Board Member
Commissioner
Mr. Eduardo Garduño

With over twelve years of experience in taxation, Eduardo is the proud owner of Garduño Tax & Associates, a boutique accounting services firm that provides customized solutions to business owners and individual taxpayers. His services include business bookkeeping, payroll, tax accounting and consulting. Eduardo is a creative and critical thinker with sound judgment and strategic decision-making abilities.

Eduardo was born in Brownsville, Texas, but spent most of his life in Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Having a background in the cultures of both countries gives him the unique skill set for his international client base. Every year, he attends conferences sponsored by the Board of Enrolled Agents, through which he is able to keep up with the latest news in the accounting world, as well as learn about new software available to enhance record-keeping. As a dedicated resident of Brownsville, Texas, he is also passionate about community growth. Eduardo donates his time to local boards and organizations. He holds leadership positions on the Brownsville Housing Authority, Brownsville Housing Finance Corporation and is a director at the Brownsville Chamber of Commerce.

Eduardo earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting and business management from the University of Texas-Brownsville. He is a practicing Enrolled Agent.

In his spare time, Eduardo enjoys spending time with his loving wife and two daughters, Ana Regina and Emilia Paola.

Contact Me:

egarduno@hacb.us
Board Member
Commissioner
Jesse Miller

Jesse Miller, AIA is an architect with Megamorphosis, working to create places and spaces where people can thrive. Jesse earned a Masters of Architecture at Ball State University, located in his home state of Indiana. While in graduate school, Jesse studied at the Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey in Monterrey, Mexico working on his thesis titled“Between Tradition and Dissent: Learning From and Working With Ignored Communities.”

Contact Me:

jmiller@hacb.us