Learn more about the distinguished Latinos and Latinas that make up the Latino Leadership Council's Board of Directors

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Dr. Reyes Ortega

“It's not very often when good fortune enters a person's life. However, the Latino Leadership Council has enriched my life forever and in ways that I hope can be equally returned or surpassed.” 

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Hermán Barahona

"The Latino Leadership Council is on the cutting edge of building trusting relationships with Latino families, the poor and historically marginalized. Our promotores serve and invest their time in the Greater Sacramento Valley with integrity, efficiency and most importantly with heart!"

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Anna Gonzalez-Cifuentes

"I know my community is in good hands with the Latino Leadership Council. I am so proud of the work done in our communities."

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Dr. Renee Regacho Anaclerio

"It is a privilege to support the mission and goals of the Latino Leadership Council. Our staff and board members work tirelessly to support families in our community and advocate for more just systems. If I can lend my skills in any way, it is an honor."

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Edgar Ruiz

"I am honored to serve on the LLC Board of Directors and support the mission of the organization and its important work in our community. It has been gratifying to engage in the LLC’s efforts to enhance services and programs that have a direct impact to families in our region, particularly at such a challenging time."

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Rachel Guerrero

“What a privilege it is to serve on the LLC Board, whose mission is to improve the lives of Latina/o/x individuals and support their personal growth towards resiliency, and successful management of their life challenges, as well as support taking on leadership positions and discovering their own way to make a difference.” 

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José Mejorado

"The Latino Leadership Council provides an invaluable service to our community. Every time I meet the families we serve, I see MY family and hope that the LLC can make the same type of impact that was made in my life years ago by similar organizations. I’m incredibly grateful for our dedicated staff, executive director, partners, and fellow board members and I’m proud and honored to serve on the LLC Board and look forward to many more years of service."

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Dr. Lisa Aguilera Lawrenson

“I joined the LLC Board to help give back to the Latino Community, particularly in Placer County. I have a strong passion for helping Latinos reach their full potential personally, professionally, and educationally. The LLC provides me with an opportunity to work with other Latino leaders in service of the larger Latino Community.”

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Ernesto Pineda

“Being on the Board of the Latino Leadership Council (LLC) has enhanced my life and allowed me to share my business experience to help support the Latino Community. When I first came into contact with the LLC, I immediately recognized their strong commitment to improving the health and well-being of all Latinos through thoughtful and compassionate work. I knew without a doubt, I wanted to be a part of this organization.”

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