I was born in Colombia and raised in Charlotte; therefore, I self-identify as a Charlottean of Hispanic descent.
I interpret the Board's vision and provide guidance and support to staff and volunteers to fulfill the organizational mission.
Development and Communications Coordinator
From Ecuadorian roots and Charlottean at heart since 2005.
Create meaningful relationships that will help our organization have a higher impact in NC.
Cultural Events Director
I am from Venezuela. I have been living in Charlotte since 1993 and I have been introducing Latino culture through music, art and food since then.
I organize cultural events that raise community awareness of Latino culture and I strive to make Charlotte a cooler, more diverse city.
Administrative Relief Coordinator
M. Stefania Arteaga
I was born in San Salvador, El Salvador and was brought to the states at age 6. I have been living in Charlotte for the past 9 years.
I inform community members about deferred action and help them prepare their paperwork.
Worker Center Coordinator
I am from Philadelphia, PA, where my family has lived for generations yet I have chosen North Carolina as my home.
I work to assist, educate and advocate for workers.
Immigrant Welcome Center Coordinator
I was born in Mexico in a very small town and moved to North Carolina at 6 years old. I came here with my family in 1992 and have lived in the Charlotte area where I attended UNCC.
I help to inform and connect Latinos with the resources available to them in the community and to organize el pueblo with long-term stability, civic, and economic participation in Charlotte.
Director of Development and Strategic Initiatives
I am a native North Carolinian. I am a mix of small town roots and a global perspective.
I tell compelling stories about the needs in our community and the critical work that we do to address those needs.
New Americans Coordinator
I am from Colombia and was born in a city that is 2,600 meters closer to the stars.
With my family, I came to the United States 7 years ago. Working for two years with Americorps awoke in me the passion to serve and help my community. I know that together, we can go far. My community needs people who want to help them and that's where I want to focus my work.