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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Ana Maria Archila
Co-Executive Director, Center for Popular Democracy

Natalia Audi, Co-Chair

Deborah Axt
Co-Executive Director, MRNY

Oona Chatterjee
Associate Director, New York City Organizing, Annenberg Institute for School Reform

Augusto Fernandez
Workplace Justice Project Leader, Brooklyn, MRNY

Andrew Friedman
Co-Executive Director, Center for Popular Democracy

Claudio Felipe Idrovo
Environmental Justice & Housing Project Leader, Queens, MRNY

German Jaramillo
Director, ID Studio Theater

Enriqueta Leal
Civil Rights & Immigrant Power Project Leader, Staten Island, MRNY

Ng’ethe Maina
Executive Director, Social Justice Leadership

Carlos Martinez
Education Justice Project Leader, Brooklyn, MRNY

Jennifer McAllister-Nevins

John McMonagle
Senior Analyst, Glenview Capital Management

Margarita Mendoza
Education Justice Project Leader, Queens, MRNY

César Palomeque
Civil Rights & Immigrant Power Project Leader, Queens, MRNY

Diana Pasto
Youth Power Project Leader, Queens, MRNY

Ben Posel
Architect and Educator, Posel Design Works

Gladys Puglla, Co-Chair
Environmental Justice & Housing Project Leader, Brooklyn, MRNY

Barry Rosenstein
Founder and Managing Partner of JANA Partners LLC

Hector Sanchez
LGBTQ Justice Project Leader, MRNY

Irania Sanchez
Civil Rights & Immigrant Power Project Leader, Brooklyn, MRNY

Guillermo Serna
Workplace Justice Project Leader, Queens, MRNY

Justin Serrano
Youth Power Project Leader, Brooklyn, MRNY

Javier H. Valdés
Co-Executive Director, MRNY

Vilma Vallejo
Assistant Vice President and Store Manager for TD Bank & Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Staff

CO-EXECUTIVE DIRECTORS
Deborah Axt
Javier H. Valdés

DEPUTY DIRECTOR
Theo Oshiro

CHIEF OF STAFF
Hilary Klein

LEGAL, HEALTH & SURVIVAL SERVICES
Lorelei Salas, Director
Marika Dias, Managing Attorney
Magdalena Barbosa, Supervising Attorney
Luis Henriquez, Supervising Attorney
Rebecca Telzak, Health Advocacy Supervisor
Berenice Arriaga
Elizabeth Castellano
Cristina Clavijo
Maribel Colome
Sara Cullinane
Arline Cruz
Julia Dietz
Alejandra Dominguez
Nubia Duque
Yasmine Farhang
Claudia Garzon
Danielle Grant
Jessica Griffo
Nicholas Katz
Ezra Kautz
Mary Lebron
Benjamin Locke
Doris Mejia
Ana Maria Moran
Blanca Palomeque
Marieliz Pendang
Maria Reinoso
Maria Romani
Sebastian Sanchez
Alexandra Sanjuan
Alexia Schapira
Kevin Varela
Aura Zuniga

COMMUNITY ORGANIZING
Karina Claudio-Betancourt, Lead Organizer
Daniel Coates, Lead Organizer
Jose Lopez, Lead Organizer
Yorelis Vidal, Lead Organizer
Dagan Bayliss
Julissa Bisono
Ana Chireno
Bianey Garcia
Dahlia Goldenberg
Saul Lopez
Vicente Mayorga
Melissa McCrumb
Julian Padilla
Nieves Padilla
Nick Petrie
Leandra Requena
Placida Rodriguez
Irma Solis
Angel Vera

LONG ISLAND CIVIC ENGAGEMENT TABLE
Daniel Altschuler, Coordinator
Steve McFarland
Benjamin Van Dyne

YOUTH & SCHOOL PARTNERSHIPS
Sarah Landes, Director
Natalia Aristizabal, Lead Organizer
Jessica Taube, School-Based Programs Coordinator
Antonio Alarcon
Dana Brustmeyer
Luba Cortes
Jaritza Geigel
Anusha Mehar
Adilka Pimentel
Raul Preciado
Yenny Quispe
Christina Ramos
Cynthia Rodriguez
Mateo Tabares
Yorelis Vidal, Jr.

ADULT EDUCATION & CAREER PATHWAYS
Sierra Stoneman-Bell, Director

WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT
Saduf Syal, Coordinator
Arturo Archila
Luisa Arias
Jerry Dickens
Diego Palaguachi
Tania Regalado
Daphany Sanchez

ADULT LITERACY
Julie Quinton, Director
Jessica Andrade
Carlo Baldi
Ashley Bisono
Carol Cage
Marisol Chancos-Mendoza
Cassandra Cochran
Margaret Conte
Sandra Cortes
Elizabeth Gonzalez
Patricia Hernandez
Jose Iglesias
Lizelena Iglesias
Elke Lerman
Vickie Leung
Rachel Mehl
Christopher Mendez
Inti Ossio
Monica Robles
Luz Rojas
Ivonne Vera
Adriana Villegas

ADMINISTRATION
Arlenis Morel, Director
Antonia Genao, Senior Office Manager
Sabrina Perez, Senior Office Manager
Susana Crawford
Nena Flores
Stephany Guardado
Yamile Henry
Sonia Molina
Monica Navarro
Berto Nolasco
Lorena Ospina
Pablo Ovalles
Yolanda Palacios
Olga Parra
Danilo Perez
Zorylaine Perez
Manuel Rodriguez
Patricia Suarez
Fenix Suero

FINANCE & HUMAN RESOURCES
Nicole Oddo, Director
Jessica Jimenez
Margaret Linehan
Leslie McGhee
Sandra Rendon
Enrique Requena

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
June Clarke, IT Manager

DEVELOPMENT
Julie Miles, Director
Chloe Tribich, Associate Director
Maria Elena Betancur
Margaret Day
Katie Lyon-Hart
Karla Meyers
Francisca Montaña
Genta Nishku



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