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Associate Board

LAYC's Associate Board is composed of young professionals that focus on developing new corporate and individual donor support, professional development and training opportunities, and a base of volunteers for LAYC. In addition to introducing LAYC to new supporters, networks, and institutions, the LAYC Associate Board coordinates fundraising events to benefit the agency.

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Nicole Macias

AARP Driver Safety

Aarón Almada

Vice Chair
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute

Katherine Valle

Institute for Higher Education Policy

Diego Velez

Wells Fargo

Caroline DeLeon

Recruitment & Retention Officer
American University

Cecilia Majors

PR & Marketing
Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility




Julian Alcazar

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Allison Alt

Year Up

Claudia Barrera

MBDA Federal Procurement Center


Emmanuel Caudillo

White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics

Daniela de la Piedra

AARP/Legal Counsel for the Elderly


Patty Garcia

NALEO Educational Fund

Amanda Guillen

United States House of Representatives

Jose Plaza

Enroll America

Wendy Ramirez



Maria Santos

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Ratna Talati

Clinical Social Worker for Alexandria City Public Schools

Korin Torrence Bhyat

Scitor Corporation 
and Other Side of the Stethoscope








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