Meet the Family

Gilberto Barrera

VP of Purchasing

Gilberto, has over 10 years’ experience in the homebuilding industry, starting his career as candidate of the Ryland Homes Management Training Program in 2001. Throughout his homebuilding career he has spent time learning to build as a superintendent, worked special projects of automated payment and internet scheduling systems, and managed purchasing projects. He brings a strong desire to maintain the Chesmar’s high quality standards for hiring and guiding the best home building vendors in Central Texas.

Gilberto graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science. in Political Science from the United States Air Force Academy and served as an intelligence officer for eight years of active duty. He also acquired a Masters of Business Administration degree with St. Mary’s University in San Antonio.

A native of Laredo, Texas, Gilberto lives in San Antonio with his wife and two children. He loves to read, watch movies, and to keep the kids active in CYO sports.