Latinos in the US: Retos y Liderazgo

The Latino Leadership Conference is a premier leadership development event. This annual gathering of entrepreneurs, executives, innovators, educators, policy makers and outstanding students is designed to foster change and opportunity within the Latino community.

 

Location

Hilton San Antonio Hill Country Hotel & Spa
9800 Westover Hills Blvd
San Antonio, TX USA 78251

Date

September 21, 2017

Theme

Latinos in the US: Retos y Liderazgo

Agenda

9:00 - 10:00am — First Concurrent Session
Workshop: Latino(a)s in the United States: Diversity and Change Presenter: Dr. Rogelio Saenz Panel: Servant Leadership: Latinas in Politics Roundtable
10:15 - 11:15am — Second Concurrent Session
Workshop: Latino Diversity in the Executive Board and C-Suite- Why are we not there yet? Panel: LGBT Latinos: Impact, Acceptance and Progress
11:30am -1:00pm — Lunch Award
Top Latino Leaders Awards Luncheon - Keynote Address: Crisanta Duran
1:15 - 2:15pm — Third Concurrent Session
Panel: The Importance and Value of Hispanic/Latino ERG’s in the Workplace Panel: Latino Philanthropy and Civic Engagement
2:30 - 3:30pm — Fourth Concurrent Session
Workshop: Trends and Challenges Facing The Future of the Latino Workforce Panel: How to leverage our growing financial and political influence as Latinos in the US

Keynote Speaker

Crisanta Duran

Crisanta Duran

House Representative (D, Colorado)

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Top Latino Leaders

Award Recipients: 201720162015

Luncheon Emcee

Pilar Ortiz

Pilar Ortiz

CEO and Founder
Pilar Ortiz Enterprises, LLC


Speakers

Andrea Figueroa

Andrea Figueroa

Executive Director The Martinez Street Women's Center in San Antonio

Anna L Garcia

Client Solutions Executive II Small Business Solutions AT&T
Candelario Cervantez

Candelario Cervantez

National Senior Managing Director
Latinx Alliances
Carlos Tapia

Carlos Tapia

Executive Director, Large Market Client Group, Global Corporate Payment
American Express
Carlos Zuniga

Carlos Zuniga

Assistant Vice President of Underwriting
USAA Bank
Christina Ford Arellano

Christina Ford Arellano

VP, Program Management & Operations and National Chair, Professional Association of Latinos
McKesson
Cristina Lara

Cristina Lara

Global Diversity Programs Manager
Amazon
Diana Arevalo

Diana Arevalo

Texas Representative
Texas House District 116
Erika Prosper-Nirenberg

Erika Prosper-Nirenberg

Director of Customer Insights
HEB
Ina Minjarez

Ina Minjarez

Texas Representative
Texas House District 124
Isabel de La Riva

Isabel de La Riva

Attorney at Law and Founding Partner
de la Riva & Associates PLLC
Karen Siles

Karen Siles

Delivery Manager
IBM Corporation
Lea Marquez-Peterson

Lea Marquez-Peterson

President/CEO
Tuscon Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Luis Vasquez

Luis Vasquez

Owner
Luis Vasquez Photography
Dr. Lynda Cavazos

Dr. Lynda Cavazos

Co-Founder
Pledge2teach
Manny Espinoza

Manny Espinoza

Global Strategy & External Partnerships Director, Diversity & Inclusion
Nike
Marisa Perez-Diaz

Marisa Perez-Diaz

District 3 State Board of Education
Texas Education Agency
Martin Acevedo

Martin Acevedo

Director of Development and Inclusive Philanthropy
San Antonio Area Foundation
Maximo Z. Anguiano II

Maximo Z. Anguiano II

Executive Director
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Rachel Yvonne Cruz

Dr. Rachel Yvonne Cruz

Maestra/CEO
IAMA International Academy of the Music and the Arts Sound Lab
Ramiro Cavazos

Ramiro Cavazos

President and Chief Executive Officer
San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Rey Saldaña

Rey Saldaña

Councilman, District 4
City of San Antonio
Ricardo Ortiz

Ricardo Ortiz

Attorney
Dr. Rogelio Saenz

Dr. Rogelio Saenz

Dean of the School of Public Policy
UTSA
Ruby Resendez

Ruby Resendez

Managing Partner
Cilantro Creative
Shirley Gonzalez

Shirley Gonzalez

San Antonio District 5 Councilmember
Veronica Torralba Lozano

Verónica Torralba Lozano

Vice President, Project and Program Management
Consumer Insurance
AIG
Yorka Velasco-Caballero

Yorka Velasco-Caballero

Key Account Manager
Keurig Green Mountain, Inc.

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