Gary Basinger, CEcD
President & CEO
Gary began his career in Economic Development in 1992. He has been at The Alliance since April 2008. Early in his career Gary was a cotton farmer in the Lubbock area. Gary is a 1980 graduate of Texas A&M University with a B.S. in Agronomy and a 1991 graduate of Texas A&M University with a B.S. in Economics.
Gary has been married to his wife Peggy for 35 years. Peggy is a retired elementary school teacher. They have three children, one son and two daughters. Gary and Peggy have four grandchildren.
Vice President, Operations
Debbie has been with The Alliance since 1998. She is the Brazoria County Day Event Coordinator, a member of The Dow Chemical Company CAP, Brazosport College Small Business Development Center Advisory Committee, Women’s Health Conference Advisory Committee, and Executive Board for Boy Scouts. Debbie serves on the Angleton-Danbury Hospital District board.
Debbie and her husband, Brett, have been married for 25 years. Brett works for UTMB Health. They have four sons and two grandchildren. Debbie enjoys life outdoors.
Gabe is a graduate of Columbia High School and attended college at Brazosport College. Before joining The Alliance she worked for Communities In School, Barrow Elementary and for Sweeny Community Hospital.
Gabe and her husband, Jeremy, have been married for a year. They recently welcomed their daughter, Kyla, in November. They enjoy spending time with their family and friends on the weekend.
Reserve your room for Brazoria County Day!
The block of overnight rooms is at the Hyatt Regency Austin.
208 Barton Springs Road, Austin, Texas 78704
To reserve your overnight room, please click on the following:
Registration Opens in the Padre Island Meeting Room (2nd Floor) Headquarters Opens (15th Floor)
Hyatt Regency Austin, 208 Barton Springs Road, Austin, Texas 78704
Monday, February 22, 2021
Agency & Legislative Gift Distribution
Continental Breakfast, Hill Country A-C, Hyatt Regency Austin (1st Floor)
8:30 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.
Scheduled Agency and Legislative Visitation
5:30 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.
Reception - Zilker Terrace (2nd Floor)
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
BRAZORIA COUNTY DAY!
Brazoria County Legislative Breakfast
Zilker Ballroom 1-2, Hyatt Regency Austin (2nd Floor)
Line up to pass through metal detectors at the Capitol
Recognition of Brazoria County Delegation in the House
Wear your Brazoria County Day T-shirt!