Friday, December 30, 2022

Board of Directors

Robert Dunlop

ROBERT DUNLOP IS THE TERRITORY SALES MANAGER FOR SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC COMPANY AND WAS BORN AND RAISED IN PLANO, TEXAS. HE OBTAINED HIS BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING FROM BAYLOR UNIVERSITY WITH A MINOR IN MATHEMATICS AND PHYSICS.

ROBERT STARTED WITH SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC AS A PRODUCT ENGINEER IN 1993 IN DALLAS, TX. ROBERT QUICKLY MOVED UP THE RANKS AND BY 1996 WAS RUNNING ALL MANUFACTURING OPERATIONS FOR THE TWO PLANTS IN DALLAS. IN 1998 ROBERT WAS RELOCATED TO NORTHERN CALIFORNIA TO BECOME THE PLANT MANAGER AND EXPAND OPERATIONS IN THE BAY AREA. IN 2001 ROBERT WAS ASKED TO START MANUFACTURING OPERATIONS IN EL PASO, TX AND BECOME THE FIRST PLANT MANAGER AND FIRST OPERATIONS EMPLOYEE IN EL PASO. SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC NOW HAS FOUR MANUFACTURING PLANTS IN EL PASO WITH THE 5TH SLATED TO OPEN IN THE LATE 4TH QUARTER OF 2022.

ROBERT IMMEDIATELY FELL IN LOVE WITH THE PEOPLE AND CITY OF EL PASO, TX, MAKING THIS HOME FOR 21 YEARS, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF A BRIEF MOVE TO TUCSON. WHILE IN TUCSON, ROBERT QUICKLY REALIZED THAT EL PASO WAS HOME AND LEFT SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC TO RETURN TO EL PASO. HE ACCEPTED A POSITION AS DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS FOR TRANS-EXPEDITE UNTIL 2013 WHEN HE RETURNED TO SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC IN HIS CURRENT ROLE.

SINCE LIVING IN EL PASO, ROBERT HAS JOINED SEVERAL VOLUNTEER ORGANIZATIONS. HE WAS ON THE INAUGRAL BOARD OF THE FIRST TEE OF EL PASO, COACHED YOUTH SPORTS INCLUDING, SOCCER, BASEBALL, BASKETBALL AND FOOTBALL, AND HAS BEEN INVOLVED WITH THE SUN BOWL SINCE 2006. HE WAS FIRST INVOLVED AS A VOLUNTEER FOR THE COLLEGE ALL AMERICAN GOLF TOURNAMENT. IN 2013 HE WAS ASKED TO JOIN THE SUN BOWL BOARD OF DIRECTORS WHERE HE SERVED ON SEVERAL COMMITTEES BEFORE BEING ASKED TO SERVE AS THE BOARD PRESIDENT. IT HAS BEEN AN HONOR FOR ROBERT TO VOLUNTEER AND SERVE EL PASOANS AND IS LOOKING FORWARD TO SERVE THEM AS THE NEW PRESIDENT OF THE SUNBOWL.

ROBERT IS CURRENTLY ENGAGED TO ALEXA ZAZUETA AND HAS TWO SONS. BRADY, AGE 23 AND CURRENTLY AT ST. MARY’S LAW SCHOOL, WILL, AGE 21 AND CURRENTY A JUNIOR AT EASTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY.

Board of Advisors

Alphapbetical Order
Patsy Achim (Basketball Chair)
Joana Alferez (Media Host Chair)
Beau Bagley
Ruben Batista (Team Host Chairman)
Steve Beltran (Past President, 2016)
Joseph Bocanegra
Mark Bochnowski
Bryan Crowe
Walker Crowson (Past President, 2013)
Cassandra Davisson
Celia Dubrule
Linda East (Past President, 2007)
Robert Enriquez
David Forti
Greg Groves
Frank Hernandez
Tommy Lewis (CBS Committee)
Richard Limas
David Lindhuber (Basketball Committee)
Andre Miranda
Adrian Morales (Flag Football Chairman)
David Morales (Team Host Chair)
Chris Mott (Past President, 2003)
Marilyn Munden (Past President, 2015)
Cindy Ramos Davidson
Terri Rangel
Carrie Reyes
Mike Rogers (Past President, 2011)
Victor Rueda
VJ Smith
James O. Stewart III
Eric Swanson (CBS Host Co-Chair)
Brad Taylor
Pat Valdez-Rios (Fan Fiesta)
Joe Valenzuela (Past President, 2008)
Mario Vega

Past Presidents

1934 – Dr. C. M. Hendricks
1935 – Harris Walthall
1936 – Harvey Gamble
1937 – W. S. Crombie
1938 – John Neff
1939 – L.W. Overlock
1939- Leo P. Floyd
1940 – Dr. R.B. Homan
1941 – Frank Klohs
1942 – Wiley Edwards
1943 – M.L. Hutchins
1944 – Chris Fox
1945 – John Jagoe
1946 – H.O. Fulwiler
1947 – Dan White
1948 – C.M. Irwin
1949 – J. Francis Morgan
1950 – Forrest Smith
1951 – Karl Wyler
1952 – Howard Maxon
1953 – Ted Andress
1954 – Thomas Patterson
1955 – Robert Haynesworth
1956 – Judson F. Williams
1957 – Harold Wiggs
1958 – Maurice Hill
1959 – B. Marshall Willis
1960 – Carl Conners
1961 – William Latham
1962 – James Orr
1963 – Leonard Goodman Jr.
1964 – Jack Chapman
1965 – Dr. W. W. Schuessler
1966 – Richard Mithoff
1967 – Richard Mithoff
1968 – Frank Gorman, Jr.
1969 – E. W. Kayser, Jr.
1970 – James Rogers, Jr.
1971 – Jack Kitchen
1972 – C. C. “Jimmie” Krigbaum
1973 – Irwin Lambka
1974 – Roy Chapman
1975 – W. Clay Fiske
1976 – Jim Phillips
1977 – Alan Rash
1978 – George Janzen
1979 – Harry Stone
1980 – Ted Houghton
1981 – Jane Thornton
1982 – John Thompson
1983 – Harris Hatfield
1984 – Larry Wood
1985 – Sam Jenkins
1986 – Joe Wilson
1987 – David Wiggs, Jr.
1988 – Ted Houghton, Jr.
1989 – Henry Ellis
1990 – Randy Lee
1991 – Nathan Christian
1992 – Steve DeGroat
1993 – Ramiro Guzman
1994 – Darrell Windham
1995 – Joyce Feinberg
1996 – Richard Black
1997 – Alejandro Acosta, Jr.
1998 – Clyde Scott
1999 – Don Melendez
2000 – Bernie Olivas
2001 – Sam Santana
2002 – Louis Zuniga
2003 – Chris Mott
2004 – Linda Smith
2005 – Wayne Thornton
2006 – John H. Folmer
2007 – Linda East
2008 – Joe Valenzuela
2009 – Frank Bates
2010 – Amen F. Ayoub
2011 – Mike Rogers
2012 – Gary Hanson
2013 – Walker Crowson
2014 – Barry Kobren
2015 – Marilyn Munden
2016 – Steve Beltran
2017 – Bill Coon
2018 – Scott Mann
2019 – Stuart Sliva
2020 – Natalia Flores

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El Paso, Texas 79902

Phone: (915) 533-4416
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