2016 Forum - Agenda

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8:00 a.m.
Registration
 
8:00 — 8:45 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
 
8:45 — 9:00 a.m. Opening Program
Carlos Martinez, Executive Director and Ron Montoya, Chair of the Board, 
Latino Community Foundation of Colorado 
9:00 — 10:15 a.m.
Morning Session
Performance Artist: Molina Speaks
Keynote Speaker: Carlos Menchaca, New York City Councilman 
10:15 — 10:25 a.m.
Break
 
10:25 — 11:45 a.m.
Education Expert Panel with Q&A
Beyond Voting: Developing Our Civic Power
 
 
 
Moderator:
Debora Ortega, Ph.D., Professor, University of Denver
Panelists:
Efrain Escobedo, Vice President, Civic Engagement and Public Policy, California Community Foundation
Clarissa Martínez-de-Castro, Deputy Vice President, Office of Research, Advocacy, and Legislation, National Council of La Raza 
Garland Yates, Senior Fellow, Community Democracy Workshop
12:00 — 1:30 p.m.
Luncheon
 
 
SOL Award
Presentation to Marguerite and Arnold Salazar
 
Keynote
Maria Hinojosa, Award winning journalist, anchor and executive producer of Latino USA and Maria Hinojosa: One-on-One

Latinas Lead Launch & Power Summit

1:30 — 2:45 p.m.
Networking
Dessert Reception
Maria Hinojosa, Award winning journalist, anchor and executive producer of Latino USA and Maria Hinojosa: One-on-One
Michelle Moreno, Chief of Staff, White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics, U.S. Department of Education
3:00 — 4:30 p.m.
Power Summit
Voices of Latinas: Using our Strengths to Cultivate Latina Leadership and Transform our Community
 
 
Keynote
Lisa Garcia Quiroz, President of the Time Warner Foundation and Senior Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer of Time Warner Inc.
 
Inspiraciones
Ramona Beltrán, Ph.D., University of Denver
Andrea Guendelman, Co-Founder, BeVisible
Crisanta Duran, Colorado House Majority Leader
  Closing
Sherée Lovemestiza Brown, Writer and Community Herbalist
Molina Speaks, Performance Artist