Board of Directors


Ada Briceño, Chair - Co-President, UNITE HERE Local 11


Cesar Covarrubias, Vice Chair - Executive Director, Kennedy Commission


Dr. Carolina Sarmiento, Director - Board member, El Centro Cultural de Mexico, Professor at University of Wisconsin-Madison

Eric Altman, Treasurer - Owner/Consultant, Eric Altman Consulting Inc.


Amanda Byrd, Director - Vice President Membership & Communications, Southern California Grantmakers


Rev. Cedrick Bridgeforth, Secretary - Pastor, United Methodist Church, Santa Ana


Barbara Lewis, Director - Organizing Director, National Union for Healthcare Workers

Derek Smith, Political Director - United Food and Commercial Workers Local 324