A native of San Marcos, Daniel Guerrero is a Distinguished Alumnus of San Marcos High School, and holds degrees from Austin Community College, Texas State University, and St. Edward’s University.
Daniel has served in nonprofit leadership roles as the Executive Director for INROADS/Central Texas, Inc. where he oversaw the professional development of university students as they transitioned into corporate leadership roles. He has led fundraising and development campaigns as the Executive Director of the San Marcos Education Foundation.
Daniel has served his alma mater as Texas State University’s Assistant Dean of Students for Student Development and Leadership Programs where his team worked with thought-leaders in business, government, technology, education, art and philanthropy from throughout the world. He is currently teaching “Introduction to Global Business” and “Transformative Leadership” in the McCoy School of Business. Daniel is also being considered for board roles with the Alumni Associations for Texas State University and St. Edward’s University.
Daniel currently serves as the Director for Special Programs and Chief of Global Relationships for the Virtual Trade Mission Foundation whose role is to connect clients to global leaders through cultural immersion experiences. Daniel represents a diverse portfolio of clients as a consultant with J.L. Powers & Associates; GLG Consulting; and Assemble Coaching & Consulting.
Daniel has served as an elected leader to the San Marcos City Council and three terms as Mayor. During his time in office, San Marcos was recognized as the Fastest Growing City in the United States, saw significant growth in economic development, increased investments in infrastructure and public safety, and helped turn the Greater San Marcos region into an influential player in the global marketplace. He served as the Director for Emergency Management during four federally designated disasters events included multiple wildfires and three flood events.
Beyond his local elected role, Daniel has served on the boards of the Capital Area Council of Governments (CAPCOG), Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO), Texas Municipal League (TML), National League of Cities (NLC), Association of Hispanic Elected Officials (AHMO), Mayor’s Institute on City Design (MICD), Greater San Marcos Partnership (GSDM) and the U.S. Conference of Mayors. He continues to cultivate and enhance his long-standing relationships with his peers and colleagues from throughout the Central Texas region and around the world.
As a volunteer leader, Daniel currently serves on the Ki Charter School Board of Trustees and Board of Directors for the Salvation Army. He enjoys traveling the world, and spending time with his rescues dogs; Milly and Autumn!