David MerazBoard Secretary
David Meraz is the Director of Marketing & Public Relations for Street Volkswagen of Amarillo. He has lived in the Panhandle since he graduated from West Texas A&M University in 2011 where he earned a degree in Mass Communication. David loves to volunteer with Family Support Services because of all the great programs and work they do in Amarillo and the Panhandle, and this is also the reason he joined the board in 2018. David has been a Loaned Executive with United Way since 2015.
David is also a board member for Dove Creek Equine Rescue and the American Advertising Federation in Amarillo. He is also on the Executive Leadership Committee for the American Heart Association in Amarillo. Los Barrios de Amarillo and the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce named David “Hispanic Man of the Year” in 2016. David is also a recipient of the Amarillo Chamber’s “Top 20 Under 40” Award, WTAMU’s “Rising Star” Award, United Way’s “Loaned Executive of the Year” Award and the American Advertising Federation’s “Outstanding Member” Award.
When David isn’t at work, he spends his time running, working on his home, reading and listening to podcasts. He loves to travel and hopes to one day retire and move to Madrid, Spain.