McAllen Chamber Staff Directory

The McAllen Chamber of Commerce has a staff of 17 professionals who are dedicated to helping your business succeed in McAllen. 

For general inquiries, you may contact the McAllen Chamber of Commerce at

 (956) 682-2871.

Economic Development Department

Elizabeth Suarez

President & CEO

Ext. 125

Jorge Sanchez

Vice President of Economic Development 

Ext. 114

Michelle Rodriguez

Economic Development Specialist

Ext. 119

Erica Almazan

Economic Development Specialist

Ext. 116

Public Policy Department

Gerry Garcia

Director of Public Policy and Government Affairs

Ext. 111

Membership Department

Blanca Cardenas

Vice President of Development & Operations

Ext. 108

Anabel Aranda

Retention Specialist

Ext. 104

Ismari Salcido

Sales Specialist

Tourism Department

Alex Arevalo

Director of Tourism

Ext. 122

Maritza Muñoz

Convention Sales Manager

Ext. 121

Ninfa Santana

Convention Services Coordinator

Ext. 113

Finance Department

Alberto Garza

Vice President of Finance

Ext. 107

Nancy Salinas

Finance Specialist

Ext. 118

Strategic Communications Department

Andres Sanchez

Multimedia Specialist

Ext. 112

Ana Sofia Garcia

Multimedia Specialist

Ext. 112

Wally De La Garza

Print Shop Supervisor

Ext. 103


Issac Tawil

City of McAllen Attorney

Rosie Rodriguez