Inspiring Latina

Inspiring Latina: Meet Chloe Fernandez, a 9-Year-Old Author Living with PCD
Inspiring Latina: Meet Chloe Fernandez, a 9-Year-Old Author Living with PCD
By Raquel Reichard | 05/17/2016 - 15:49

Chloe R. Fernandez is a published author, model and actress who has written a script for a TV show and has a stellar idea for a health app.

Read more
Inspiring Latina: Natalie Bieule is Competing at the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games
Inspiring Latina: Meet Natalie Bieule, the Cubana Competing in the 2016 Paralympics
By Raquel Reichard | 05/03/2016 - 12:58

Natalie Bieule is a dancer.

Read more
Meet Alicia Rascon, Executive Director and Co-Founder of Latinitas Magazine
Inspiring Latina: Meet Alicia Rascon, Executive Director of Latinitas
By Raquel Reichard | 04/26/2016 - 13:25

Alicia Rascon is using media and technology to empower Latina youth.

Read more
Inspiring Latina: "Eat Pray Love"-Inspired Lawyer-Turned-Actress, Lisann Valentin
Meet Lisann Valentin, the Lawyer-Turned-Actress Inspired by "Eat Pray Love"
By Raquel Reichard | 04/12/2016 - 15:29

Lisann Valentin always wanted to lead a life that made her Latino parents proud, one that realized their “American Dream.” So the New York-based puertorriqueña got to work early, settin

Read more
Inspiring Latina: Meet Andrea Guendelman, Co-Founder of BeVisible Latina
Inspiring Latina: Meet Andrea Guendelman, CEO & Co-Founder of BeVisible Latina
By Raquel Reichard | 04/05/2016 - 12:27

Andrea Guendelman loves to close deals.

Read more
Inspiring Latina: Meet Ruby Polanco, Founder of Ruby Makeup Academy
Inspiring Latina: Meet Ruby Polanco, Founder of Ruby Makeup Academy
By Raquel Reichard | 03/23/2016 - 14:56

Ruby Polanco has always been fascinated with makeup.

Read more
Lily Eskelsen Garcia National Education Association
Meet Lily Eskelsen García, the President of the National Education Association
By Cristina Arreola | 03/15/2016 - 13:32

Lily Eskelsen García may be the highest-ranking Latina in labor, but she knows that true power comes in the classroom — where teachers mold the minds of our future. 

Read more
Evelyn Diaz Is Fighting Global Poverty As The President Of Heartland Alliance
Evelyn Diaz is Fighting Global Poverty as the President of Heartland Alliance
By Cristina Arreola | 03/08/2016 - 14:58

"In any given situation, whether it’s a meeting or presentation or a relationship with a co-worker, I was encouraged to examine myself and understand how I was impacting the situation: my words, attitude, posture, facial expressions, my motivations, commitments. Being able to see this, and to manage it, has helped me be effective at getting things done."

Read more
Besame Cosmetics Founder Gabriela Hernandez
Inspiring Latina: Meet Gabriela Hernandez, The Founder Of Bésame Cosmetics
By Cristina Arreola | 03/01/2016 - 10:54

Gabriela Hernandez has always been fascinated and enthralled by vintage beauty — a passion she utilizes daily as the creative mastermind and owner of Bésame Cosmetics.

Read more
Meet The Woman Who Hopes To Become The First Texas Latina In Congress
Meet the Woman Who Hopes to Become the First Latina From Texas in Congress
By Cristina Arreola | 02/24/2016 - 15:35

Dolly Elizondo has the chance to accomplish something incredible this year: if successful in her campaign, she will become the first Latina from Texas in Congress. 

Read more