Mr. Hector Garcia spoke to the Spanish Professions Association in March 2013. Mr. Garcia is the Executive Director of the Chicano Latino Affairs Council (CLAC) in Minnesota. He spoke about his leadership in the organizational structure of CLAC in the area of forming strategic partnerships with outside agencies, as well as his involvement with the Minnesota Legislature and Governor with Latino-specific issues and policy recommendations.
Diego Higuera (center) spoke to the SPA in December 2012. Mr. Higuera, from Colombia, is the owner of a successful company: SIMPLY ¡Tienda! located in Bogotá, Colombia.
Petrona Melgarejo spoke at the SPA in October 2012. Ms. Melgarejo is a Federal Investigator at the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.