Director of Governmental and Public Affairs, H-E-B
Luncheon Panel Presentation: The Power of Partnership: How Business and Nonprofit Leaders Address Social Challenges Together
Upon graduation from Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas, Dya Campos joined Vinson & Elkins LLP as a Governmental Affairs consultant representing its attorneys and clients in the Texas legislature. In 2004, Ms. Campos was recruited to HillCo Partners, the top governmental affairs consulting firm in Texas, as the youngest lobbyist in the state at the time.
After completing several successful legislative sessions, Campos was tapped by H-E-B to lead Public Affairs for the company’s San Antonio headquarters and the San Antonio/West Texas retail operations region. In her role at H-E-B, Dya oversees the charitable giving program, community affairs and serves as the director of media relations and spokesperson for the H-E-B headquarters. Dya also leads the Governmental Affairs division and H-E-B’s legislative efforts at the Texas State Capitol. In 2015, Capitol Insider named Dya one of the top corporate governmental affairs influencer in Texas.
Campos achieved alumni status at Harvard Business School in July 2015 through the Executive Education program and is a graduate of the Executive MBA program at the University of Texas at San Antonio. She serves on the Board of Trustees for the San Antonio Greater Chamber of Commerce, the Advisory Board for the University of Texas Lozano Long Institute for Latin American Studies, the Board of Governors for the UT Health -Cancer Therapy Research Center.She is also a member of the Food Marketing Institute Policy Committee.