Team

Leadership

 


Cisneros Fellows

Daniela Villacres

Daniela Villacres, Ph.D.

Senior Research Fellow

 


Partners 

 

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Dania Castro

Leadership Coach
 

Gloria Gonzalez

Gloria Gonzalez, Ph.D.

Executive Coach in Residence

 

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Nicole Encarnacao Bartels, Ph.D.

Professor, Foundations of Latino Leadership

 

Janice Shack-Marquez

Janice Shack-Marquez, Ph.D.

Professor, Foundations of Latino Leadership

 

Lora Adams

Research Analyst and Policy Writing Instructor

 


Program Coordinator

 

Nanci Esparza

Nanci Esparza

Program Coordinator

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Graduate Fellows

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Johanna Cajina

Digital Strategy

Lauren Díaz Quintana

Lauren Díaz Quintana

Caminos al Futuro Coordinator

Carolina Fuentes

Carolina Fuentes

Culture & Engagement

 


Institute Student Staff

 

Alexandra Bayon

Alexandra Bayon

Administrative Assistant

 

Annabelle Manzo

Annabelle Manzo

Administrative Assistant

 

Javier Orellana

Javier Orellana

Administrative Assistant
 

 

Andres Perez Jordan

Andres Perez Jordan

Research Assistant
 

Nancy Pulido

Nancy Pulido

Research Project Coordinator

Richard Prieto

Richard Prieto

Research Assistant

 

Brenda Santiago Ramos

Brenda Santiago Ramos

Research Assistant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Advisory Council 

 

 

Shalimar Alió
Vice President, Media Strategy
Comunicad    

Jeyben Castro
Director of Diversity & Inclusion
US House of Representatives     

Noralisa Leo
President & Founder
Volta Communications Group    

 

 

Natalia Olson-Urtecho
Chief Innovation & Strategy Officer
The Disruptive Factory    

Jackie Puente
Executive Director for External Affairs
COMCAST

Maria Rodriguez, GW BBA ‘82
President & CEO
Vanguard Communications