HLAI Governance History

2013-14

Alejandro Menchaca

President

Spiridoula (Litza) Mavrothalasitis

President-Elect

Celia Meza

Treasurer

Alfredo Maldonado

Recording Secretary

Luana Montoya

Communications Secretary

Elizabeth Ribbeck

Membership Secretary

Damian Ortiz

Director

Iris Chavira

Director

Steve Hernandez

Director

Ernesto Palomo

Director

Martha Victoria-Diaz

Director

Claudia Castro

Director

 

2012-13

Federico Rodriguez

President

Alejandro Menchaca

President-Elect

Celia Meza

Treasurer

Alfredo Maldonado

Recording Secretary

Luana Montoya

Communications Secretary

Spiridoula (Litza) Mavrothalasitis

Membership Secretary

Sergio Acosta

Director

Damian Ortiz

Director

Iris Chavira

Director

Steve Hernandez

Director

Ernesto Palomo

Director

Martha Victoria-Diaz

Director

 

2011-12

Salvador Cicero

President

Federico Rodriguez

President-Elect

Alejandro Menchaca

Treasurer

Alfredo Maldonado

Recording Secretary

Elizabeth Ribbeck

Communications Secretary

Spiridoula (Litza) Mavrothalasitis

Membership Secretary

Sergio Acosta

Director

Damian Ortiz

Director

Beatriz Santiago

Director

Cesar Orozco

Director

Claudia Castro

Director

Ernesto Palomo

Director

 

2010-11

Rosa Silva

President

Salvador Cicero

President-Elect

Alejandro Menchaca

Treasurer

Alfredo Maldonado

Recording Secretary

Helen Gutierrez

Communications Secretary

Pedro Cervantes

Membership Secretary

Martha Victoria-Diaz

Director

Federico Rodriguez

Director

Judge Jesse Reyes

Director

Beatriz Santiago

Director

Cesar Orozco

Director

Claudia Castro

Director

 

2009-10

Leopoldo Lastre

President

Rosa Silva

President-Elect

Alejandro Menchaca

Treasurer

Olga Gutierrez

Recording Secretary

Salvador Cicero

Communications Secretary

Rosa Tumialan

Membership Secretary

Martha Victoria-Diaz

Director

Federico Rodriguez

Director

Judge Jesse Reyes

Director

Beatriz Santiago

Director

Cesar Orozco

Director

Daniel Trevino

Director

 

2008-09

Monica Torres-Linares

President

Leopoldo Lastre

President-Elect

Alejandro Menchaca

Treasurer

Olga Gutierrez

Recording Secretary

Salvador Cicero

Communications Secretary

Roberto Romero

Membership Secretary

Christina Lopez

Director

Cesar Orozco

Director

Beatriz Santiago

Director

Daniel Trevino

Director

Pedro Cervantes

Director

Judge Maria Valdez

Director

 

2007-08

Ruben Chapa

President

Monica Torres-Linares

President-Elect

Leopoldo Lastre

Treasurer

Irma Martinez-Snopek

Recording Secretary

Barbara Flores

Communications Secretary

Jacob Thirde

Membership Secretary

Beatriz Santiago

Director

Steven J. Murawski

Director

David Herrera

Director

Pedro Cervantes

Director

Christina Lopez

Director

Judge Maria Valdez

Director

 

2006-07

Mario Utreras

President

Ruben R. Chapa

President-Elect

Mercedes Luque-Rosales

Immediate Past President

Ylda Marisol Kopka

Treasurer

Irma Snopek

Recording Secretary

Rosa Silva

Communications Secretary

Jacob Thride

Membership Secretary

Gerardo Tristan

Director

Steve Murawski

Director

Monica Linares-Torres

Director

David Herrera

Director

Maria Guerra

Director

Andrea Aycinena

Director

 

2005-06

Mercedes Luque-Rosales

President

Mario Utreras

President-Elect

Homero Tristan

Immediate Past President

Ruben R. Chapa

Membership Secretary

Sandra Valenzuela

Treasurer

Irma Martinez-Snopek

Recording Secretary

Wendy Caceres

Communications Secretary

Gerardo Tristan

Director

Maria Guerra

Director

Monica Torres Linares

Director

Abel Leon

Director

Rosa Silva

Director

Felix Gonzales

Director

 

2004-05

Homero Tristan

President

Mercedes Luque-Rosales

President-Elect

Karina Ayala-Bermejo

Immediate Past President

Andrea Aycinena

Communications Secretary

Gerardo Tristan

Membership Secretary

Monica Llorente

Recording Secretary

Sandra Valenzuela

Treasurer

Mario Utreras

Director

Linda Perez

Director

Mario Perez

Director

Felix Gonzales

Director

Abel Leon

Director

Rosa Maria Silva

Director

 

2003-04

Karina Ayala-Bermejo

President

Homero Tristan

President-Elect

Elizabeth Granados

Immediate Past President

Sandra Valenzuela

Treasurer

Dan Trevino

Recording Secretary

Olga Rojas

Communications Secretary

Federico Rodriquez

Membership Secretary

Alejandro Caffarelli

Director

Monica L. Llorenti

Director

Patricia Mendoza

Director

Linda Perez

Director

Mario Utreras

Director

Javier Zamora

Director

 

2002-03

Elizabeth Granados-Perez

President

Karina Ayala-Bermejo

President-Elect

Rob Muriel

Immediate Past President

Mercedes Luque-Rosales

Treasurer

Jose Lopez

Communications Secretar

Federico Rodriguez

Membership Secretary

Daniel Trevino

Recording Secretary

Alejandro Caffarelli

Director

Felicia Franco-Feinberg

Director

Monica Llorente

Director

Patricia Mendoza

Director

Olga Rojas

Director

Homero Tristan

Director

 

2001-02

Rob Muriel

President

Elizabeth Granados-Perez

President-Elect

Jesse Ruiz

Immediate Past President

Alejandro Caffarelli

Membership Secretary

Francelyn Perez

Communications Secreta

Daniel Trevino

Recording Secretary

Dolores Quiroz

Treasurer

Carlina Tapia-Ruano

Director

Karina Ayala-Bermejo

Director

Leticia Magdaleno

Director

Martin Montes

Director

Mercedes Luque-Rosales

Director

Homero Tristan

Director

 

2000-01

Jesse Ruiz

President

Rob Muriel

President-Elect

Daniel Hurtado

Immediate Past President

Alejandro Caffarelli

Membership Secretary

Karina Ayala-Bermejo

Recording Secretary

Dolores Quiroz

Treasurer

Carlina Tapia-Ruano

Director

Martin Montes

Director

Mercedes Luque-Rosales

Director

Homero Tristan

Director

Elizabeth Granados-Perez

Director

Ruth Giles-Ott

Director

 

1999-00

Daniel Hurtado

President

Jesse Ruiz

President-Elect

Emilio Machado

Immediate Past President

Felicia Franco-Feinberg

Recording Secretary

Marcelino Garcia

Membership Secretary

Dolores Quiroz

Treasurer

Elizabeth Loredo-Rivera

Director

Mark Lopez

Director

Mercedes Luque-Rosales

Director

Robert Muriel

Director

Ruth Giles-Ott

Director

Homero Tristan

Director

 

1998-99

Emilio Machado

President

Daniel Hurtado

President-Elect

Lupe Calderon-Garcia

Immediate Past President

Lisa Chavez

Treasurer

Veronica Lema

Recording Secretary

Mauricio Araujo

Membership Secretary

Elizabeth Loredo-Rivera

Director

David Cerda

Director

Mercedes Luque-Rosales

Director

Jorge Montes

Director

Mark Lopez

Director

Leticia Magdaleno

Director

 

1997-98

Lupe Calderon-Garcia

President

Emilio Machado

President-Elect

David Cerda

Immediate Past President

Mauricio Araujo

Membership Secretary

Lisa Chavez

Treasurer

Ruth Gudino

Recording Secretary

Martin Castro

Director

Daniel Hurtado

Director

Mercedes Luque-Rosales

Director

Leticia Magdaleno

Director

Jorge Montes

Director

 

1996-97

David Cerda

President

Lupe Calderon

President-Elect

Berta Requena

Membership Secretary

Ruth Gudino

Recording Secretary

Dolores Quiroz

Treasurer

Fernando Carranza

Director

Martin Castro

Director

Mercedes Luque-Rosales

Director

Jorge Montes

Director

Jesse Reyes

Director

Amalia Rioja

Director


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