Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI)
With a mission to prepare and connect young leaders, the Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute hosted
their Regional Leaders Conference in Florida on October 11th. The day topic was “Connecting You to The Real
Keeping a Healthy Wallet panelists (L-R): Rudy Vargas, CHLI;
Lupe Casanova, Wells Fargo; moderated by CHLI Alumni,
Romy Portuondo-Remior with Paychex.
Caucus Institute (CHCI)
On September 10-11, the CHCI 2019 Leadership
Conference brought together key partners and thought
leaders from a wide range of sectors and industries to
examine critical issues affecting the Latino community
and our nation. LS
Celebrating Latino legacy and contribution, the Congressional
Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) convened more than 2,000
community leaders and allies to honor our community’s
resilience, power, and growing leadership.
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(L-R) Romy Portuondo Remoir; Vince Lago; Lupe Casanova;
Emilio Gonzalez; CHLI Chairman, Lincoln Diaz-Balart;
Congresswoman Donna Shalala; Julio Frenk; Ambassador Sue
Cobb; Lior Haiat; Ileana Ros-Lehtinen; Congressman Mario
Diaz-Balart; Sara Ling-Hsin Chen; Mary Ann Gomez Orta.
On October 1st, the Hispanic Heritage Foundation
hosted the 32nd Hispanic Heritage Awards at the John
F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in
Washington, DC. The Hispanic Heritage Awards serve
as a launch of HHF’s year-round, award-winning
programs which inspire, prepare and connect Latino
leaders in the classroom, community and workforce to
meet America’s needs as well as promoting cultural
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