Board Member

Board Member

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Guillermo Silva, Jr.Board Member


Professional Title: VP of Community Outreach to EPE

As Vice President of Community Outreach, Guillermo Silva is responsible for promoting and managing El Paso Electric’s reputation and relationships in our community as well as working on and educating the community on key issues critical to the EPE’s success. Thus far, Silva has had an extensive 33 year career at EPE. He has held various positions within the company, including Corporate Secretary and Vice President of Information Services.

Silva is active in numerous community organizations. He is a founding member and board member of CommUNITY En Accion (CEA) where he also serves on the Corporate Governance Committee and is Chairman of the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Committee.

Other organizations for which he serves include: the El Paso Community College Accounting/Business Advisory Committee, the Ysleta Education Foundation (board member and Vice President Development), the Policy Council for the Education Service Center Region 19 Head Start Program, and the Paso Del Norte Group Education Committee Council on Regional Economic Expansion and Educational Development. Mr. Silva is a former member of the Audit Committee of United Way, the American Heart Association, the Northeast Civic Association and the Ysleta Independent School District Steering Committee.

Mr. Silva earned a Bachelor’s of Business Administration degree in Finance from U. T. El Paso. He is a member of the American Society of Corporate Secretaries.