BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS (NEWS CENTER 23) — The Port of Brownsville has hired Stephen B. Fitzgibbons as the Director of Finance to succeed Debby Duke who is now Director of Administrative Services. Mr. Fitzgibbons officially joined the Port of Brownsville on January 31st where he will lead the Finance Department and be responsible for a $15 million budget.
He brings with him over 27 years of experience in executive leadership, administration, finance, and management. His professional experience includes City Manager of the City of Port Arthur, City of Ingleside, and City of Brownsville.
Mr. Fitzgibbons earned a Master’s Degree in Urban Administration from the University of Missouri and a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from William Jewel College.
Mr. Fitzgibbons resides in Brownsville with wife Cynthia and daughter Sarah.