Benjamin Miranda, Jr.
Serving as the Deputy Senior Director of Operational Business Development, Benjamin Miranda, Jr. is responsible for ensuring the success of the development, implementation, operation, and expansion of Endeavors’ many lines of service.
Ben’s holds an exceptional record of success collaborating with state, local, and national partners, and this role allows him to utilize his strengths in relationship-building as he creates and maintains strategic partnerships with local, state, and federal government and stakeholders to promote Endeavors and seek support for the expansion of programs.
Previously serving as Director of Business Operations, Ben has been a vital part of the strategic expansion of Endeavors’ programs and operations. His record of success in creating and maintaining strategic partnerships with all levels of government and his knack for collaborating with community stakeholders and partners has showcased his strength in relationship-building.
A 24-year Veteran of the United States Air Force, Ben rose to the Air Force’s highest rank of Chief Master Sergeant. He deployed in support of Operations ENDURING FREEDOM, IRAQI FREEDOM, NEW DAWN, and UNIFIED RESPONSE, as well as to multiple counter-drug operations in Latin America. Ben serves as a Commissioner for the Texas Military Preparedness Commission (appointed by the Texas Governor), sits on the Board of Directors for the El Paso Homeless Coalition-Continuum of Care and is the Co-Chair for the 151st Veteran Affairs’ Community Veterans Engagement Board. He is a lifetime member of the Disabled American Veterans and the Air Force Sergeants Associations. He holds a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership from Walden University. Additionally, Ben has been recognized externally on a national level through his selection and leadership in the George W. Bush Institute’s Stand-To Veteran Leadership Program.