Board of Directors

The volunteer Board of Directors provides leadership and sets policy for United Way of the Coastal Bend. Board members act as stewards for the monies raised in our community, understand United Way's legal responsibilities, review existing policies and formulate new policies, review and approve the annual budget and audit, and review and approve grant awards.

Officers


Robert "Bob" L. Barger, Chair 
Plant Manager
Chemours 

Gabe Guerra, Secretary
President

Catrina Wilson
President and CEO
United Way of the Coastal Bend

Timothy P. Noble, Past Chair 
Station Manager
 
                                          

Judith Talavera, Treasurer 
President and COO
AEP Texas

Wesley Gore, Chair-Elect
VP GM Central West Region

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Board Members

Victor Aguirre
Director Refinery HR and Labor
Valero Energy Corporation 

Dwayne Bivona
Publisher
Corpus Christi Caller-Times 

John LaRue
Executive Director
Port of Corpus Christi 

 

Don Arehart
Pipe Fabrication Division Operations Manager
Turner Industries Group 

Larry R. Elizondo, Sr. 
Manager, Social Corporate Responsibility 
Refining G&PA and Legislative Affairs
CITGO 

Louis Whetstone
Unit Director
H-E-B Plus Saratoga