American University Latino Alumni Alliance


Objective

The mission of the American University Latino Alumni Alliance (LAA) is to increase engagement, foster connections, and build a worldwide network of the 4,000 American University Latino and Hispanic-heritage alumni community and beyond. The LAA allows possibilities for alumni to further their participation through volunteer opportunities, student mentorship, and promotion of understanding and awareness of the AU Latino community.

Leadership

Chair
Ana M. Polanco, Esq, SPA/BA '98

Vice Chair (Membership)
Antonio Gutierrez, SIS/BA '01

Signature Programs Co-Chair
Janethe Pena, SIS/BA '02

Social Media and Marketing Co-Chair
Karina Ramirez, SIS/BA '97

Future Alumni Outreach Co-Chairs

Wilmara Guido-Chizhik, SIS/BA '06
Marcela Guachamin-Trask, SIS/BA '05

DC Programming and Events Co-Chair
Evelyn Kelly
, CAS/BS '01

Texas Social and Networking Programs Co-Chair
Valerie Reyes-Braun, Kogod/BSBA '02

International Outreach Co-Chair
Oriana Izquierdo, SIS/BA '00

Community Service Co-Chair
Francisco Trigo, Kogod/MBA '13

Awards and Scholarships Co-Chair
Kathy LaTorre

Get Involved

Join the Latino Alumni Alliance on Facebook and LinkedIn to connect to other alumni and stay updated on events and meetings.

Upcoming Events

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Latino Alumni Alliance Brunch
Join the American University Latino Alumni Alliance for its Second Annual Brunch to reconnect or meet new alumni and find out how you can become involved in the Alliance. 

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Night OUT with the Washington Nationals vs. Houston Astros
Preview Text HereJoin alumni, faculty, staff, and friends of American University as we partner with the Washington Gay Sports Connection-Team DC for the 10th annual Night OUT at the Nationals. The event is $20 and registration closes June 13.