Board of Trustees

VIA is governed by a 11-member board of trustees. Board members are appointed to staggered two-year terms by the following entities: San Antonio City Council (appoints five), Bexar County Commissioners Court (appoints three), and the Suburban Mayors (appoints two). The Chair of the Board is elected by the Board members and serves a two-year term. The 11-member VIA Board of Trustees meets monthly to discuss policy issues and hear comments from the community. VIA Board meetings are generally held on the 4th Tuesday of each month.

current via board of trustees

Hope Andrade

Hope Andrade
Chair


Elected by VIA Board of Trustees

Patricia Rodriguez

Patricia Rodriguez
Secretary


City of San Antonio Appointee

Akeem Brown
Member


Bexar County Appointee

Bob Comeaux

Bob Comeaux
Member


City of San Antonio Appointee

Louis R. Cooper
Member


Greater Bexar County
Council of Cities Appointee

Brian Dillard
Member


City of San Antonio Appointee

Marina Alderete Gavito
Member


Bexar County Appointee

Ezra Johnson
Member


City of San Antonio Appointee

A. David Marne

A. David Marne
Member


Greater Bexar County
Council of Cities Appointee

Jordana Mathews 
Member


Bexar County Appointee

Amanda Merck
Member


City of San Antonio Appointee