Jose Hernandez

As Debt Management Director of the Finance Division, a position he assumed on March 1, 2006, Mr. Hernandez manages the Department’s municipal bond programs, oversees the State Infrastructure Bank, and participates in the comprehensive development agreement process. Prior to his employment with the Department, Mr. Hernandez was the southwest regional manager of the Fitch Ratings office in Austin for over six years. Prior to his tenure with Fitch Ratings, Mr. Hernandez served with the Texas Bond Review Board for seven years, the last two as executive director. Mr. Hernandez’s governmental finance career also includes service with the cities of San Antonio and Corpus Christi. Mr. Hernandez earned Bachelor and Master of Business Administration degrees from Corpus Christi State University.