Our Board

Lili Gil Valetta
Board Chair

Yvette Peña
Board Vice Chair

Jorge Plasencia
Board Treasurer

Luis R. Cancel
Board Secretary

Antonio Argibay
Managing Principal
Meridian Design Associates

Sergio Fernandez de Cordova
Chairman
PVBLIC

John Leguizamo
Director

Mario Rodriguez
Chairman
Hispanic 100

Cici Rojas
Partner & President
Tico Pro/Sports

Claudia Romo Edelman
Founder
We Are All Human

Luis Spinola
Director

Dr. Betty Uribe
Executive Vice President
California Bank & Trust

Alejandra Campoverdi
Women’s Health Advocate
Fmr. Obama White House official

Angélica Fuentes
Businesswoman
Impact Investor

Mónica Ramirez
Founder of Justice for Migrant Women
and The Latinx House

Chairman's Advisory Council

Nelson Albareda
President & CEO, Eventus and Former NMAL Commissioner

Irma Aguirre
Restaurant Owner of El Sombrero

Thaddeus Arroyo
CEO, AT&T Business

Hector Barreto
Chairman of The Latino Coalition and Former SBA Administrator

Juan Carlos Benitez
President Washington Pacific Economic Development Group

Rudy Beserra
Former SVP Coca-Cola and Former Special Assistant to President Ronald Reagan

Alejandra Castillo
CEO, YWCA and Former National Director, MBDA

David Cotter
Dir., Major Giving, Army Museum

Sergio Fernandez de Cordova
Chairman, PVBLIC Foundation

Luis Fortuño
Former Governor of Puerto Rico

Omar Franco
Becker & Poliakoff 

Lorraine Garcia-Nakata
Former NMAL Commissioner

Dan Garza
President, The Libre Initiative

Lili Gil-Valetta
CEO & Cofounder CIEN+

Carlos Gutierrez
Chair of Albright Stonebridge Group, Former U.S. Secretary of Commerce, Former CEO of Kellogg Company

Jacquelyn Puente
Executive Director, External Affairs, Comcast

Sean Reyes
Utah Attorney General and Former NMAL Commissioner

Manny Rosales
Board Secretary the Latino Coalition

Camille Solberg
Former Federal Drug Free Communities Commissioner

Al Zapanta
President/CEO of US-Mexico Chamber of Commerce, Former Chairman of the Reserve Forces Policy Board, Retired Army Major General

Our Staff

Estuardo Rodriguez
President & CEO

Steve Sereno
Development & Partnerships Director

Carla Pierre
Government Affairs Director

Markette Sheppard
Communications Director

Charlie Crocker
Director

Monica Lopez Romo
Associate