Board Members

Board Member
Executive Director, Greenlining Institute
Key areas of achievement:
  • Master’s Degree in Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin
  • Former PPIA Fellow and Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Fellow
Board Member
Program Manager, California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce
Key areas of achievement:
  • Appointed Member, Foundation of California Community Colleges
  • President, Madera 21-A District Fair Board
Vice Chair
Philanthropist and Small Business Owner
Key areas of achievement:
  • Former senior staff member, Clayman Institute for Gender Research
  • Board Member, Reading Partners Silicon Valley Regional Board
  • Member, Women of Silicon Valley Donor Circle
Board Member
Executive Director, Miguel Contreras Foundation
Key areas of achievement:
  • President, City of Los Angeles Commission on the Status of Women
  • Executive Board, Association of California Commissions for Women
  • Former Corporate Counsel, Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund
Board Member
Partner, H.G. Consulting Group
Key areas of achievement:
  • Trial Attorney, United States Department of Justice
  • Assistant Director, US Marshals Service
  • Adjunct Professor of Law, California Western School of Law in San Diego
  • Chief of Staff, San Diego Mayor's Office (2005)
Board Member
CFO, Fair Trade USA
Key areas of achievement:
  • Received Levi Strauss Excellence Award
  • CFO U.S. Levi's Co.
Secretary
Senior Director External Relations, The California State University Office of the Chancellor
Key areas of achievement:
  • Awarded the National Latina Alliance’s first President Award
  • Received the 2009 Alberto and Lorenza Muniz Distinguished Community Leadership Award
Board Member
Policy Counsel, Health Access
Key areas of achievement:
  • Recipient of the Berkeley Law Foundation's Phoenix Fellowship and the American Association of University Women's Selected Professions Fellowship
  • Selected as Legislative Staffer of the Year from the California Partnership to End Domestic Violence and the California Coalition Against Sexual Assault
Board Member
Executive Director, Stanford University's Clayman Institute for Gender Research
Key areas of achievement:
  • Executive editor of Gender News and the annual research magazine, upRising
  • MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania

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