Gina Aguirre Adams is President and CEO of the Brazoria County Hispanic Chamber of
Commerce (BCHCC), a position she has held since its establishment. In that role, she manages
the organization’s goals and fiscal planning. She also serves as the spokesperson for the
chamber and an advocate for its member businesses. Gina is committed to help create a
healthy and prosperous business environment that includes the Hispanic business community
in Brazoria County.

With the help of several Brazoria County community and business leaders, Gina founded the
chamber in 2011. Before that, Gina served as the Vice President of the Latina Women in
Leadership and as a Chairperson of the Ambassador program for the Alvin-Manvel Chamber of
Commerce.

She currently serves on numerous civic boards and business committees in the area. She is on
the Community Advisory Panel for the DOW Chemical Company, and is the Vice Chairperson for
the Stephen F. Austin Community Health Network. Gina also serves on the boards of the BISD
Leadership Group, District Educational Improvement Committee (DEIC), BISD Education
Foundation, Educational Voices Advisory Council (EVAC) and the Texas Association of Mexican
American Chamber of Commerce. She is a member of the Lions Club and of the Latina Women
in Leadership.

Gina Aguirre Adams
President / CEO

With a strong background in nonprofit work and leadership, Gina is an avid believer in building partnerships between communities and businesses. She received a Nonprofit Executive Program Certificate from the University of Norte Dame Mendoza College of Business, and a Professional Education Certificate in Family Engagement in Education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Locally, she participated in The BISD Summer Leadership Program and the Alvin-Manvel Leadership Program.

Gina has been recognized by the MIMS Community Center, as a “Brazoria County High Achiever” for her contributions to the community. She was also the recipient of the 2016 BISD Extra Mile Award for EVAC Ambassador, the 2014 Freeport’s Woman of Distinction Award, and the 2013-2014 BISD leadership Award, and the 2011-2012 AMACC Leadership Institute Award.

“We need to help students and parents cherish and preserve the ethnic and cultural diversity that nourishes and strengthens this community – and this nation.” - Cesar Chavez