Hispanic Lifestyle is proud to share with our friends and colleagues the 2019 Latinas of Influence listing. Our appreciation and gratitude to everyone who submitted names for our listing. Thank you for your time and commitment in sharing these inspiring stories and profiles of Latinas making a difference in our communities.

 Beginning March 1, 2019 in honor of Women’s History month (March 1, 2019 to March 31, 2019), Hispanic Lifestyle will profile each one of these Latinas of Influence on our website hispaniclifestyle.com

In total Hispanic Lifestyle will share throughout our network 31 inspirational and empowering stories. Hispanic Lifestyle’s 2019 Latinas of Influence will be honored during Hispanic Lifestyle’s 2019 Latina Conference to be held on April 10 and 11, 2019 at the Ontario Airport Hotel and Conference Center, Ontario, CA. Our 2019 Latinas of Influence have been invited to attend and participate in the Luncheon portion of the program on April 11, 2019.

Here is a link to the updated schedule of the 2019 Latina Conference, http://bit.ly/2AaDvR8

Friends there will be a 2020 list, so please continue to share your stories with us throughout the year.  Richard Sandoval, President, Hispanic Lifestyle

Alice C Juarez

Region Bank President, Wells Fargo Bank

Alissa Chavez

CEO, Assila LLC, Makers of Hot Seat

Berta Montoya

National New Business Development Director Latino Community, Thrivent

Brenda Victoria Castillo

Incoming President & CEO National Hispanic Media Coalition

Cathy Paredes

Vice President, Community Relations Manager Bank of America

Cecilia M. Mota

Founder, Women in Media Productions

CHA CHA Sandoval McMahon

Comedian, Founder USA Stuntwomen’s Assoc.

Claudia Herrmann

President, AMEP USA

Denise Navarro

President/CEO Logical Innovations, Inc

Domenica Escatel

Chicana Inc. Founder

Josefina Aguayo

Director of Partnerships | Technology | Diversity & Inclusion /dev/color

Kristine Scott

Public Affairs Manager Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas)

Lissette M. Calderon

CEO, Neology Life Development Group

Lizette Espinosa Veneziano

President and Co-Founder of infanttech

Lorena Huerta

Humanitarian and Community Activist

Lucia De Garcia

Poet Laureate, Writer and Social Innovation

María L. Villagómez, M.A., M.A.Ed.

Dean, Language Arts, Educational Support and Learning Technologies, Napa Valley College

Marilyn Alverio

Founder LATINAS & POWER Symposium

Marissa Fernandez

Vice President Marketing Strategy & Fan Development at the National Football League (NFL)

Maureen Mena

LPL Financial

Michele Bobadilla, M.Ed, D.Litt (hc)

Senior Associate VP for Outreach Services and Community Engagement at The University of Texas at Arlington

Nancy Garcia

President/CEO of Noble Machine, LLC

Olivia Rios

Whittier Uptown Association

Samantha Najera

Founder HeartFire Media and “Bean and Chisme” Webseries

Sofia Salgado Robitaille

Executive Director, MANA de San Diego

Tanya Salcido

co-founder | #LatinaGeeks

Veronica Lizeth Canton

Corporate Litigation Attorney

Veronica Torres

Experience Director VisitDallas, Hey Chica

Yolanda Carrillo

Chief Executive Officer, Corona-Norco Family YMCA

Yudi Fernandez

Executive Vice President, Schwartz Media Strategies

Zitlalic Ley

CEO, Latina Nerds™

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About the 2019 List
Hispanic Lifestyle’s 2019 Latinas of Influence listing was complied from nomination submittals from our audience. Final selections were done by Richard Sandoval, president of Hispanic Lifestyle Inc.