Board of Directors

UnidosUS's Board is a 24-member body composed of elected officials and representatives of community-based organizations, the corporate sector, and academia. Board members reflect the diversity of Hispanic nationality groups and the geographic distribution of the U.S. Hispanic population. By mandate, the Board must include equal representation of men and women.

2017–2018 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Chair
 Maria S. Salinas
President and CEO
Los Angeles-Area Chamber of Commerce
Los Angeles, CA
   
Vice Chair
 Luis Avila
Founding President
Iconico Campaigns
Phoenix, AZ
   
Secretary
 Sergio M. Gonzalez
Senior Vice President,
Advancement
Brown University
Providence, RI
   
Treasurer
 John Esquivel
Retired Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer and Associate General Counsel
Shell Oil Company
Houston, TX
   
Immediate Past Chair Renata Soto
Executive Director
Conexión Amérias
Nashville, TN
   
President and CEO Janet Murguía
UnidosUS
Washington, DC
   
 
 Michael Johnson
CEO
Johnson Talent Development
Coral Springs, FL
   
  Dr. Edwin Meléndez
Director, Center for Puerto Rican Studies
Professor, Urban Affairs and Planning

Hunter College, CUNY
New York, NY
   
  Maria Gabriela Pacheco
Program Director
The Dream.us
Miami, FL
   
  Pilar Rocha-Goldberg
President and CEO
El Centro Hispano
Durham, NC

 

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP

David Adame
President & CEO
Chicanos Por La Causa, Inc.
Phoenix, AZ
 Maria Cristina Gonzalez Noguera
Senior Vice President, Global Public Affairs
Estée Lauder Companies
New York, NY
   
Mayra Aguirre
Vice President and Secretary
Hall Family Foundation
Kansas City, MO
 Luis Granados
Executive Director
Mission Economic Development Agency
San Francisco, CA
   
Maria G. Arias
Chief Executive Officer
Arias Venture, LLC
Denver, CO
 Arnulfo Manriquez
President and CEO
MAAC
Chula Vista, CA
   
Ruby Azurdia-Lee
President
CLUES - Comunidades Latinas Unidas En Servicio
St. Paul, MN
 Dr. Ana F. Ponce
Chief Executive Officer
Camino Nuevo Charter Academy
Los Angeles, CA
   
Mary Alice Cisneros
President
American Sunrise
San Antonio, TX
 Celena Roldán
Chief Executive Officer
American Red Cross of Chicago & Northern Illinois
Chicago, IL
   
Roy Cosme
President
Arcos Communications
New York, NY
 Paul Saldaña
Principal
Saldaña Public Relations
Austin, TX
   
Fernando S. Godínez
President and CEO
Mexican American Unity Council, Inc.
San Antonio, TX
 Juan Salgado
Chancellor
City Colleges of Chicago
Chicago, IL
   
Enrique Gonzalez, III
Managing Partner
Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy
Miami, FL
 Michael Toledo
Executive Director 
The Centro Hispano Daniel Torres
Reading, PA