• Staff & Ambassadors

  • Edgar Gierbolini

    President & CEO

    Born and raised in Puerto Rico, Edgar has called Austin home for twenty-five years. With over 15 years of sales, event planning, marketing, fundraising and nonprofit management experience he spent a large part of his career in the hospitality industry in Austin as well as working as a task force representative in over 10 major cities throughout North America including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago and Washington, D.C.  After serving as a board member for the Austin LGBT Chamber for six years including Board Chair, he joined the Austin LGBT Chamber of Commerce as its full-time CEO in 2016.  An expressive relationship builder, Edgar is preparing to enter St. Edward's University and complete his studies in Communications.  Gierbolini is a part of the Executive Staff of National LGBT Chamber Affiliate Chambers group, the Texas LGBT Chambers of Commerce Coalition leadership, a Greater Austin 2-Gen Advisory Council member with United Way for Greater Austin and sits on the Austin/Central Texas AIDS Candlelight Vigil Committee.

  • Gunner Gardner

    Administrative Assistant

    Originally from the Hill Country of Mason, Texas, Gunner Gardner is well familiar with the areas surrounding Central and West, Texas. After graduating from Granger High School, Gardner took to Alpine, Texas to play Division 3 Collegiate Tennis for Sul Ross State University. While there, he served as the President of The Rotaract Club Alpine, a division of Rotary International. Through Rotaract, Gardner organized several charitable fundraising efforts to support organizations like the Breast Cancer Research Foundation and those affected by tragedies like the Flint Michigan Water Crisis, The Nepal Earthquakes and more. In May of 2017, Gardner graduated Cum Laude and received his Bachelor of Arts in Social Science with honors in History and Political Science. He was most recently named the 2016-17 Community Service Athlete of the Year by the American Southwest Conference and the NCAA.

  • Ambassadors

  • Cindy Brummer

    Standard Beagle Studio

  • Ted Smith

    West Austin Properties

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