The Small, Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprise (SMWBE) Program Advisory Committee functions in an advisory capacity and shall make recommendations to the Commissioners Court on various issues and policies concerning and impacting the SMWBE Program and its activity.
In addition, the SMWBE Advisory Committee develops reporting and monitoring systems to determine SMWBE participation in all County funded departments, offices, agencies, entities, facilities and special projects.
The committee is composed of 15 members collectively, with each Commissioner appointing 3 for their own staff. Members are appointed as outlined in Bexar County Administrative Policy No. 8.0 for a term of two years.
Appointed by County Judge Nelson W. Wolff:
Joe Linson, Opportunities Subcommittee Chair
Appointed by Commissioner Sergio "Chico" Rodriguez, Precinct 1:
Mary Lupe Arana
Appointed by Commissioner Paul Elizondo, Precinct 2:
Daniel Barrett, Vice Chair
Manuel Villa, Outreach Subcommittee Chair
Appointed by Commissioner Kevin A. Wolff, Precinct 3:
Chris Forbrich, Chair
Rosa Maria Gonzalez, Certification Subcommittee Chair
Appointed by Commissioner Tommy Calvert, Precinct 4: