Mila Gibson of Sweetwater is founder and former director of the Amarillo Opera, and a retired music professor at Amarillo College. She is a board member of the Sweetwater Rotary Club and Amarillo Opera Board of Trustees, and a volunteer for the West Texas Rehabilitation Center. She is also a past member of Opera America, the National Opera Association and Texas Music Educators Association, and a past board member of the National Association of Singing Teachers and the Association of Professional Fundraisers. Gibson received a bachelor’s degree and master’s degree in music from West Texas State University.

First Term: 09/12/11 – 08/31/15
Second Term: 3/30/17 – 08/31/21