Ron Munden

Job Title: Board of Directors

Mr. Munden is co-owner and manager of business development, sales, marketing and planning of the EP Venture Group. (EPV Group), a software engineering, services, and support company. Its intelligent-graphics based products have been used in a variety of innovative applications and have become the tools of choice for modeling, design, and linking intelligent graphics to enterprise level relational databases.  The company also provides mobility management consulting services to the transit industry.

 Ron moved to El Paso in 1985 where he worked for Accugraph Corporation (Holguin Corporation).  There he served in many capacities, including President, COO.  During his tenure, he helped grow the computer software company to a publicly traded firm with annual revenues in excess of $25 million.  Prior to his move to El Paso in 1985, Ron served as a Vice President for Wang Laboratories, a New England Fortune 500 company.

 Ron has served as Chairman of the United Way of El Paso, President of the Software and Information Technology Organization, Board of Advisors to UTEP's Computer Science Department, Senior Vestry member of St. Francis Anglican Church, Co-Chair of the Camino Real Angels, Board Member of the Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce and continues to serve on many community organizations.

 Ron earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business from Chadwick University.  His wealth of business knowledge and experience is a valuable asset to the Collaborative as it continues to grow and develop its small business lending program.