Robert (Bob) Borochoff

Public Member

Robert (Bob) Borochoff of Houston is owner and CEO of Café Adobe Restaurants. Since 1982, Borochoff owned many historic Houston eateries including Boston Sea Party, Dave's, and The Back Bay. He was the creator and producer of the iconic Party On the Plaza and Funday In the Park music series in the eighties and nineties and owned one of the largest catering businesses in Houston during that time.

Paul W. Plunket, Chair

Public Member

Paul W. Plunket of Dallas was appointed in November 2018 as Chairman of the Finance Commission of Texas. Plunket is retired and most recently was senior vice president of Oncor Electric Delivery Co. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas and Energy Bar Association, and past president of the Texas Utility Lawyers. Plunket received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin and a law degree from the University of Houston.


Hector J. Cerna

Banking Member

Hector J. Cerna is President and CEO of IBC Bank in the Eagle Pass region. He has worked in the Texas banking industry for over 25 years. Cerna currently serves as a board member of the Border Trade Alliance, first vice president of the Maverick County Development Corporation, member of the Eagle Pass Chamber of Commerce and member of the Texas Bankers Association. He is also involved in his community as chairman of the Diocese of Laredo Finance Council and board member of OMNIA Casa del Nino.