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

Circle Ileana Ros Lehtinen |

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Chairwoman
Akin
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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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CIRCLE Emilio X. Gonzalez 1 |

Emilio X. Gonzalez

Secretary
Verizon
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Circle Maria Luisa Boyce 2 1 |

Maria Luisa Boyce

Treasurer
UPS
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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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Rep. Carlos Gimenez
(FL)

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CIRCLE Tony Gonzales 1 |

Rep. Tony Gonzales
(TX)

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Rep. Jenniffer Gonzalez Colon Circle |

Rep. Jenniffer González-Colón (PR)

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menendez |

Rep. Rob Menendez
(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

WordPress Headshot Icons CHLI Staff |

Lincoln Diaz-Balart

Chairman Emeritus
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Circle Honorable Bill Flores |

The Honorable Bill Flores

Serolf Technologies LLC
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Silvia R. Aldana |

Silvia R. Aldana

Pacific Gas and Electric Company
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Yisel Cabrera |

Yisel Cabrera

Ford Motor Company
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Sara Decker

Walmart
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Daniel Diaz-Balart

Diaz-Balart Law
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Circle Omar Franco |

Omar Franco

Becker & Poliakoff
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Javier Gamboa

Business Roundtable
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John Hoel |

John Hoel

Altria Client Services
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DM1 |

Debbie Marshall

Chevron
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circle Leo Munoz |

Leo Muñoz

Comcast | NBC Universal | Telemundo
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Isaac Reyes

Target
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Ilia Rodriguez

Accenture
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omar vargas |

Omar Vargas

General Motors
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vlasaty |

Andrew Vlasaty

bp America
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Jennifer Zinicola |

Jennifer Zinicola

Coca-Cola
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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.

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Tunde Agboke

HP Inc.
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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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ruben b |

Ruben Barrales

Wells Fargo & Company
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burke |

Burke Berendes

2042 Media
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Circle Kwame Canty |

Kwame Canty

Edison Electric Institute
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Francisco Carrillo |

Francisco Carrillo

Pfizer
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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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veronica delgado |

Veronica Delgado

Hispanic Access Foundation
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ezra garret |

Ezra Garrett

Oportun
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LG |

Lacey Golonka

Molson Coors
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MG |

Matthew Gomez

Bank of America
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Karis Gutter |

Karis Gutter

Corteva Agriscience
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chanele |

Chanelle Hardy

Google
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Robert Harris

Apple
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Alisa La

McDonald’s Corporation
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Circle Liz Lopez 1 |

Liz Lopez

Constellation Brands
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Meaghan Lynch |

Meaghan Lynch

Airbnb
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CIRCLE Lance Mangum |

Lance Mangum

FedEx Corporation
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martinez |

Jonathan Martinez

Haleon
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BM |

Brian McCullough

Intuit
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Circle Miguel E. Mendoza |

Miguel E. Mendoza

Amazon
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Howard Moon

Amgen
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motta |

Art Motta

AstraZeneca
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capital one |
Ryan O'Connor
Capital One
liliana |

Liliana Ranon

National Association of Broadcasters
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FIXED Circle Katherine Rodriguez |

Katherine Rodriguez

DoorDash
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Jaqueline Serrano

The Walt Disney Company
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gabriel sierra |

Gabriel Sierra

Prometrix
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Circle Joanna Diaz Soffer |

Joanna Diaz Soffer

T-Mobile USA, Inc.
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tamburri |

Maria Pia Tamburri

Dominion Energy
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Sarah Towles

PepsiCo
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vargas |

Andy Vargas

Mercury
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Circle Nora Venegas |

Nora Venegas

Tyson Foods, Inc.
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Alison Weinberg

API
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williams |

Angela Williams

Stride
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Circle Mark Williams |

Mark Williams

Ferox Strategies
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stefania |

Stefania Yanachkov

Waymo
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diego |

Diego Zambrano

Philip Morris International
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Circle Virginia Zigras 1 |

Virginia Zigras

Charter Communications
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