The Port of Brownsville has a new director of finance as well as a new director of special projects.
CPA Lorena Hernandez now serves as the port’s new finance director following the retirement of Steve Fitzgibbons. Hernandez manages the port’s nine-member financial team. Her previous service to the port is in the role of assistant finance director.
Jose Herrera also joins the Port of Brownsville staff as special projects director. In his new position, Herrera is responsible for managing all aspects of port special projects from inception to completion. Prior to joining the Port of Brownsville, Herrera served the interim president of the Brownsville Economic Development Council.