Bryan Rubio brings more than two decades of development experience and a passion for public education to his role as director of development. At Holdsworth, Bryan works to create and execute a comprehensive fundraising strategy to achieve the organization’s goal of sustainability in the years to come.
Prior to joining Holdsworth, Bryan served as chief development officer at Waterloo Greenway, where he oversaw a $265 million capital campaign and $2.5 million annual operating campaign. During his time there, Bryan implemented a multi-year campaign strategy, brought in significant key donations and helped the organization raise more than $166 million from individuals, foundations, corporations and government sources.
At Breakthrough Central Texas, Bryan built a strong major gift program and culture of philanthropy within the organization. Under Bryan’s leadership, the organization doubled its annual fundraising efforts and added a new cohort of future first-generation college graduates to the program.
Bryan holds a bachelor’s degree in advertising from The University of Texas at Austin and a master’s degree in business administration from St. Edward’s University, where he was named Graduate Student of the Year. Bryan is also a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE).
Bryan and his wife, America, share a love of music and met while playing in bands after college. They share this love with their two children and have always hoped to start a family band, but their kids say it is highly unlikely.