Environmental Business Leadership Conference

The Westin Hotel, Annapolis, Maryland
July 19, 2018
Registration Open

Luis E. Borunda, Deputy Secretary of State, Office of the Secretary of State

Luis E. Borunda, Deputy Secretary of State, Office of the Secretary of State

Under delegated responsibility, Deputy Secretary of State Luis oversees the Office of the Secretary of State's five divisions. His responsibilities include broad oversight of the budgeting process for the Office of the Secretary of State, development of Maryland's sub-national relationships through the Division of International Affairs and customer service initiatives. He provides guidance and insight for many of the Agency’s vital human safety and protection programs. He has been largely responsible for the development of the agency's new relationships with Mexico, Central, and South America. Through his high-level contacts at embassies in Washington D.C., Deputy Secretary Borunda has fostered relationships between Maryland and the countries of China, Serbia, Hungary and several African countries. Luis has been married to Sharon for 34 years and they have six children. He is an entrepreneur and has founded business organizations including chambers of commerce and an educational non-profit. He thoroughly enjoys the creative process.