Board of Directors

Michele Siqueiros

Michele Siqueiros – Chair
The Campaign for College Opportunity

Robert M Sainz

Robert M. Sainz – Vice Chair
Assistant General Manager
City of Los Angeles
Economic and Workforce Development Department

Maria Casillas

Maria Casillas – Treasurer
Retired LAUSD Educator
Past President, Families in Schools

Arturo Vargas

Arturo Vargas – Secretary
Executive Director
National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials

Ed Avila Photo

Ed Avila
President Project


Mercedes Cruz
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP

Fernando Guerra

Fernando Guerra, Ph.D.
Ctr. for the Study of Los Angeles Loyola Marymount University

Darlene P Robles

Darline P. Robles Ph.D
Professor of Clinical Education Rossier School of Education University of Southern California

Thomas A Saenz Photo

Thomas A. Saenz
President and General Counsel
Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund

Angela Sambrano

Angela Sanbrano
National Alliance of Latin America and Caribbean Communities (NALACC)

Helen Torres

Helen Torres – Secretary
Executive Director and CEO
Hispanas Organized for Political Equality

Fernando Torres-Gil

Fernando Torres-Gil, Ph.D
Associate Dean
UCLA School of Public Policy & Research