Leadership

Board of Directors

The CHLI Board of Directors is comprised of United States Congressional Members and executives from Fortune 500 corporations, trade associations, and small businesses. The diverse Board of Directors shares their time, talents, and treasure to focus on the vision, mission, and purpose of CHLI. They lead the organization to develop and provide quality programs to prepare, connect and honor leaders.

Board Officers Executive Committee

WordPress Headshot Icons CHLI Staff |

Lincoln Diaz-Balart

Chairman
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Rep. Henry Cuellar |

Rep. Henry Cuellar (TX)

Vice-Chairman
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Rep. Mario Diaz Balart |

Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (FL)

Vice-Chairman
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John Hoel |

John Hoel

Treasurer
Altria Client Services
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CIRCLE Emilio X. Gonzalez |

Emilio X. Gonzalez

Secretary
Verizon
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Heather Kennedy |

Heather Kennedy

Chair of Governance Committee
The Home Depot
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Congressional Board Members

Sen. Robert Menendez Circle |

Senator Robert Menendez (NJ)

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Senator Rick Scott Circle |

Senator
Rick Scott (FL)

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CIRCLE Tony Gonzales |

Tony
Gonzales (TX)

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Rep. Jenniffer Gonzalez Colon Circle |

Rep. Jenniffer González-Colón (PR)

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Congressman Anthony Gonzalez headshot |

Rep. Anthony Gonzalez (OH)

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Rep. Albio Sires Circle |

Rep. Albio Sires
(NJ)

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Rep. David Valadao Circle |

Rep. Darren Soto
(FL)

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David Valadao web 01 |

Rep. David Valadao
(CA)

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Corporate Board Members

Circle Honorable Bill Flores |

The Honorable Bill Flores

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Circle Ileana Ros Lehtinen |

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Akin Gump
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Silvia R. Aldana |

Silvia R. Aldana

Pacific Gas and Electric Company
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LaKeitha Anderson |

LaKeitha Anderson

Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck
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Circle Maria Luisa Boyce 2 |

Maria Luisa Boyce

UPS
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Sara Decker Circle FINAL |

Sara Decker

Walmart
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Circle Omar Franco |

Omar Franco

Becker & Poliakoff
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Javier Gamboa |

Javier Gamboa

Business Roundtable
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Circle Marc Gonzales |

Marc Gonzales

AT&T
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Circle Downey Magallanes |

Downey Magallanes

BP America
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circle Leo Munoz |

Leo Muñoz

Comcast | NBC Universal | Telemundo
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ISAAC REYES circle |

Isaac Reyes

Target
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IliaRodriguez 01 |

Ilia Rodriguez

Accenture
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CIRCLE Alexandra Valderrama |

Alexandra Valderrama

Chevron
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CIRCLE Jennifer Zinicola |

Jennifer Zinicola

Coca-Cola
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Circle Frank Cruz Alvarez |

Frank Cruz-Alvarez

Shook, Hardy & Bacon, LLP
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Omar |

Omar Vargas

General Motors
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Yisel Cabrera |

Yisel Cabrera

Ford Motor Company
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Advisory Council Members

The CHLI Advisory Council members serve in advisory roles to the Board of Directors and President & CEO in organizational development, programmatic support, and strategic advice to advance the objectives of CHLI.

Circle Melissa Alvarado |

Melissa Alvarado

Delta Air Lines
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Linda Auglis web 01 |

Linda Auglis

National Beer Wholesalers Association
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Circle KRISTIN BODENSTEDT |

Kristin Bodenstedt

Bacardi North America Corporation
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Circle Kwame Canty |

Kwame Canty

Edison Electric Institute
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German Chullmir circle 1 |

German Chullmir

Orel Energy
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davis |

Franklin Davis

American Beverage Association
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Circle Kayla Garcia |

Kayla Garcia

Molson Coors
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Circle Guillermo Godoy |

Guillermo Godoy

General Motors
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Circle Karis Gutter |

Karis Gutter

Corteva Agriscience
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Circle Chanelle Hardy |

Chanelle Hardy

Google
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WORD PRESS LEADERSHIP PHOTOS |

Robert Harris

Apple
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CIRCLE Donnica Hawes Saunders |

Donnica Hawes-Saunders

Philip Morris International
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Circle Mario Hernandez |

Mario Hernandez

Western Union
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Circle Brandon Hicks |

Brandon Hicks

HP
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Circle Amy Travieso Loveng |

Amy Travieso Loveng

American Petroleum Institute
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Circle Liz Lopez |

Liz Lopez

Constellation Brands
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CIRCLE Lance Mangum |

Lance Mangum

FedEx Corporation
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martinez |

Jonathan Martinez

Haleon
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Circle Miguel E. Mendoza |

Miguel E. Mendoza

Amazon
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Circle Howard Moon 1 |

Howard Moon

Amgen
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FIXED Circle Katherine Rodriguez |

Katherine Rodriguez

DoorDash
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Circle Ashli Nelson 1 |

Ashli Nelson

McDonald’s Corporation
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Circle Paula Uribe |

Paula Uribe

PepsiCo.
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Circle Joanna Diaz Soffer |

Joanna Diaz Soffer

T-Mobile USA, Inc.
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Circle Nora Venegas |

Nora Venegas

Tyson Foods, Inc.
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Circle Mark Williams |

Mark Williams

Ferox Strategies
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Circle Virginia Zigras |

Virginia Zigras

Charter Communications
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