Category Archive for: ‘Leadership’
Stand Up and Be Heard!

Both U.S. presidential candidates have made a point of courting the Latino vote. Both have sent out their Latino/a surrogates to win voters over to their side, with President Obama deploying Eva Longoria, Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro, and singer Marc Anthony, among others. Challenger Mitt Romney has used the […]

Historical “Firsts” by American Latinas

In the spirit of Women’s History Month, we pay homage to the intrepid, courageous, visionary “Powerful Latinas” who, in decades past and in the modern era, have blazed trails and secured their places in our national history as “the first Latina” to make their mark in their fields: government/politics, science, literature, music, film, drama, sports, […]

Why Powerful Latinas are Important!

Why do I do what I do? Why do I talk to powerful Latina women to hear their stories? Why do I research Latino statistics? Why do I present webinars, resources, and an online leadership program geared specifically toward Latina women? In short, why After a short sabbatical, I’m back with lots of energy […]