Hispanic Lifestyle is pleased to share photos from our Latina Conference 2014 that took place on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at the Ontario Airport Hotel & Conference Center, Ontario, California.
The one day conference included panel discussions on Latinas in Business, Latinas in Entertainment, and Latinas in our community. Our “2014 Latinas of Influence” were presented during the lunchtime program.
We are proud to have the underwriting support of Altura Credit Union, New York Life Insurance, Southwest Airline, Bank of the West, Kaiser Permanente, Bank of America, Southern California Edison, and Chase.
Thank you to our strategic partners: Orange County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, UpLatino, Get Wise Latinas, REO Strategies, Roots and Wings, RiseUp Leadership, Regional Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Inland Empire Small Business Development Center, SBA Orange County/Inland Empire and Conexion.
Exclusive photos taken by Richard Sandoval for Hispanic Lifestyle.
Hispanic Lifestyle’s 2014 Latinas of Influence
|Alice Rodriguez||Business Banking Executive, Chase|
|Amelia Ceja||President & Owner – Ceja Vineyards|
|Amy Diaz||Amazing Race Winner|
|Ann Marquez||President, National Hispana Leadership Institute|
|Carmen Montalvan||Owner, Montalvan’s Sales, Inc.|
|Dr. Leonor Xochitl Perez||Artistic Projects Manager, San Diego Symphony|
|Elizabeth Espinoza||Television reporter KTLA5, and CNN Latino’s “Sin Límites|
|Erika Perez||Heart Disease Survivor, owner Antigua Bread|
|Gabriela Teissier||TV Host “Primera Edicion” on Univision|
|Helen Hernandez||President, The Imagen Foundation|
|Jessica Maes-Zepeda||Community Servant, Business Owner|
|Josefina López||Chicana playwright, Producer|
|Leticia Aguilar||Community Advocate, Executive Vice President Union Bank|
|Lucy Santana-Ornelas||Chief Executive Officer at Girls Inc. of Orange County|
|Luz Urbáez Weinberg||VP. National Association of Latino Elected Officials (NALEO)|
|María Canals Barrera||Actress|
|Maria Contreras Sweet||Banking Executive, Community Advocate|
|Maribel Medina||General Counsel Santa Clara County Office of Education|
|Marielena Hincapié||Executive Director of the National Immigration Law Center|
|Marisa V. Yeager||Manager, Federal Affairs, Community Advocate|
|Monica L. Martinez||Senior Vice President of Business Affairs, Comerica Bank|
|Monique Frausto||Founder of Blogs by Latinas|
|Nilza Serrano||Owner, TMS Production and Post Production firm|
|Nina Vaca||Chairman and CEO, Pinnacle Technical Resources Inc.|
|Nora de Hoyos Comstock, Ph.D||President and CEO
Las Comadres para las Americas
|Norma Perez||Media Relations Disneyland Resorts|
|Olivia Campos Bergeron||Community Relations Director, KCBS-TV/KCAL-TV|
|Patricia “Paty” Higuera||Attorney, Community Advocate|
|Tina Aldatz||Founder of Foot Petals, Entrepreneur|
|Veronica Corona||Entrepreneur, CM Cleaning Solutions|
|Yeniffer Behrens||Actress, Producer|
About our list
The names were chosen by Hispanic Lifestyle. We requested and received nominations from our audience members, including past Latinas of Influence. A few of the Latinas on the list were previously featured on Hispanic Lifestyle.