Adrienne Peña-Garza is a strong conservative and proud South Texas patriot who currently serves as the Chairwoman of the Hidalgo County Republican Party. Her passion for advocacy for conservative causes also includes formerly serving as Auditor for the Young Republican National Federation, former Vice Chairman for the Texas Young Republican Federation, and former President of the Hidalgo County Young Republicans. Adrienne credits her strong beliefs in public service to the example set by her father, former State Representative, Aaron Peña, who she credits for paving the way for conservative political advocacy in deep South Texas.
Mrs. Peña-Garza is also passionate about the mutual benefits of connecting people, strengthening economic development, and the humility found in becoming a volunteer and service to her community. Adrienne formally served as Board of Director for the Pharr Economic Development Corporation. She co-founded Spread Love, which focuses on supporting and encouraging others, while assisting humanitarian organizations. Adrienne has served as chair for the Student of the Month Rotary program, as well as, serving on numerous non-profit boards including the Rio Grande Valley Literacy Center, RGV Food Bank, Boys and Girls Club of Pharr and currently works with State and National Leaders on Hispanic engagement.
Adrienne was born in Weslaco, Texas and raised in the City of Edinburg. She received her Bachelor’s from the University of Texas at Pan American with minors in Political Science, Communications and Sociology. She enjoys working as a consultant and is the owner of Peña-Garza Consulting. Adrienne believes her most prominent position is that of being a supportive wife, a proud mother, and a loving daughter.