About the Executive Director:

Gilberto Gonzalez retired with 24 years of experience as a Special Agent (S/A) with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). He has extensive undercover experience working across the United States Mexico and South America. During assignment to the DEA Los Angeles Division Office, S/A Gonzalez worked major money laundering investigations as both case agent and undercover agent. While on assignment in Guadalajara, Mexico, he investigated major Mexican drug trafficking violators. Later, in San Antonio, Texas, DEA assigned S/A Gonzalez to the Federal Bureau of Investigations in order to assist in the Southwest border initiative. And while at the El Paso Intelligence Center, S/A Gonzalez worked as the training coordinator for the center.

In 1998, S/A Gonzalez received the DEA Administrator's Award of Valor. In 2007, he received the National Drug Enforcement Officers Association Award of Valor.

Currently, Mr. Gonzalez is serving as the Executive Director of the Texas Narcotic Officers Association. He holds a Master's Degree in Administration and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice, as well as the State of Texas Teaching Certification in the areas of Speech, Theater Arts, Sociology and Government. Mr. Gonzalez is recognized across the country as a Mexican Trafficking Group Specialist and an undercover operations subject matter expert.

Executive Director
Gilbert S. Gonzalez
1790 Lee Trevino Dr Suite #505
El Paso, Texas 79936
Fax: 915/629-0059

If you have any questions or would like more information, feel free to contact the TNOA office at 915/629-0055.