UnidosUS has experts available for interviews in the following topic areas: civic engagement and the Latino vote, immigration, economy, health, education, and Latino culture and history.

Our Experts

California Region

Delia de la Vara, Senior Vice President, Development and Strategic Initiatives

Children and Youth

Patricia Foxen, PhD, Deputy Director, Research

Civic Engagement and the Latino Vote

Clarissa Martínez-De-Castro, Deputy Vice President, Policy and Advocacy
Eric Rodriguez, Senior Vice President, Policy and Advocacy
Jared Nordlund, Senior Strategist, Civic Engagement
Rafael Collazo, Director, Political Campaigns

Civil Rights

Eric Rodriguez, Senior Vice President, Policy and Advocacy
Lisa Navarrete, Advisor to the President

Demographics

Patricia Foxen, PhD, Deputy Director, Research

Economy and Financial Affairs

Agatha So, MSW, Senior Policy Analyst, Wealth-Building Initiative, Economic Policy Project, Policy and Advocacy
Eric Rodriguez, Senior Vice President, Policy and Advocacy

Education

Feliza Ortiz-Licon, EdD, Senior Director, K-16 Education Programs
Jose L. Rodriguez, Regional Director of Education for Texas and the Southwest Region
Margaret R. (Peggy) McLeod, EDD, Vice President, Education, Workforce Development, and Evaluation
Maria Moser, Senior Director of Teaching and Learning
Robert Stechuk, Ph.D, Director, Early Childhood Education Programs

Elections and Voting Rights

Clarissa Martínez-De-Castro, Deputy Vice President, Policy and Advocacy
Rafael Collazo, Director, Political Campaigns

Employment

Surabhi Jain, MA, Senior Director, Adult Education and Workforce Development

Florida Policy

Jared Nordlund, Senior Strategist, Civic Engagement 

Health

Rita Carreón, Deputy Vice President, Health
Alejandra Gepp, Associate Director, Institute for Hispanic Health
Elizabeth Carrillo, Program Manager, Institute for Hispanic Health
Steven T. Lopez, Director, Health Policy

Housing and Community Development

Lautaro “Lot” Diaz, Vice President, Housing and Community Development

Immigration

Carlos A. Guevara, Senior Policy Advisor, Immigration Policy Project, Policy and Advocacy
Clarissa Martínez-De-Castro, Deputy Vice President, Policy and Advocacy
Kristel Muciño, Deputy Vice President, Communications and Marketing
Laura Vazquez, Program Manager, Immigration Initiatives

Latino Affairs

Lisa Navarrete, Advisor to the President
Sonia M. Pérez, Chief Operating Officer

Legislative Policy

Eric Rodriguez, Senior Vice President, Policy and Advocacy
Rafael Collazo, Director, Political Campaigns

Marketing and Events

Delia de la VaraSenior Vice President, Development and Strategic Initiatives
Zandra Zuno Baermann, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications

Media

Lisa Navarrete, Advisor to the President
Zandra Zuno Baermann, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications

Texas Region

Jose L. Rodriguez, Regional Director of Education for Texas and the Southwest Region