Abel I. Sierra has served as President of the Antelope Valley Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (AVHCC) – the first President elected to a second term in the organization’s 20 year history. AVHCC’s mission is to provide Hispanic entrepreneurship, community growth, and development, by supporting economic programs designed to strengthen and expand the potential of all business. Mr. Sierra’s vision is to increase AVHCC’s presence, standing and positive impact in the Greater Los Angeles community by providing a plethora of resources to members and supporters.
As President of AVHCC, Mr. Sierra has been officially commended by Arnold Schwarzenegger, Ex-Governor of California, James C. Ledford, Mayor of the City of Palmdale, and R. Rex Parris, Mayor of Lancaster for his efforts on behalf of fellow Californians. Deeming speaking engagements a privilege, Mr. Sierra has served as presenter or speaker to diverse audiences and groups including colleges and universities, children’s groups, businesses, trade organizations, and places of worship. Prior and concurrent to Mr. Sierra’s role with AVHCC was his position as Agency Vice President of HBW Insurance and Financial Services. Mr Sierra served as an Independent Associate with LegalShield, Regional Vice President for Primerica Financial Services, marketing Representative for 21st Century/AIG direct, community Representative for Palmdale School District and Palmdale Head Start. Mr Sierra also served 14 years as a Counter Intelligence Specialist with the United States Marine Corps.
An avid student, Mr. Sierra has also attended the University of Phoenix, University of Maryland and a certificate program at the University Of Notre Dame. Mr. Sierra has recently completed his BA in Business while serving as a National Account Executive with GPSTrackit.
Most recently Mr. Sierra was appointed to General Manager of Nimbo Tracking LLC and Vice President of Business Development for its parent company IGEN Networks Corporation. IGEN Networks Corporation (OTCQB:IGEN/CSE:IGN) and its wholly owned subsidiaries deliverers cloud-based services to protect and manage mobile assets that provide peace-of-mind for consumers and their families.
Mr. Sierra is married to the former Elizabeth Delgadillo and proud father to 4 wonderful children, Cynthia, Isabel, Abel II and Sebastian.