Founding Members

Marieli Colón Padilla
President and CEO
MCP Consulting
Washington, DC

Lisa Trevino Cummins
President
Urban Strategies
Washington, DC
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Blanca Enriquez, Ph.D.
Executive Director
Region 19 Head Start
El Paso, TX
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Maria Elena Girone
President and CEO
The Puerto Rican Family Institute
New York, NY
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H. Analco González
Managing Partner
Our Community Inc. (OCI Group)
San Antonio, TX
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Lorena G. Gonzalez, Ph.D.
Urban Strategies
San Antonio, TX
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Tony Navarette
Immigration Advocate
Project Arizona
AZ

Guille Sastre
Founder and Executive Director
Creciendo Unidos
Phoenix, AZ
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Luis Zayas
Dean and Robert Lee Sutherland Chair in Mental Health and Social Policy
University of Texas
Austin, TX
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Raul I. Raymundo
CEO
The Resurrection Project
Chicago, IL
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Carmen Joge
Vice President, Governance
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute
Washington, DC
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Tadeo Saenz-Thompson
CEO
Washington State Migrant Council
Sunnyside, WA
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Jose Villalobos
Senior Vice President
TELACU
Los Angeles, CA
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Sylvia M. Zaldivar
Executive Director
Maestro Cares Foundation
Chicago, IL
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Luis R. Torres
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Social Work
University of Houston
Houston, TX
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