Senior Fellow-Cohort I - Nueva Epoca Program

Curated by Vicki Stockbridge

Our first cohort of 16 amazing Fellows –(February – July 2021) have graduated and
now serve on the noted nonprofit boards and government commissions.


Sara Bernal – Center for Land-Based Learning
West Sacramento Housing Development Corp.

Gerardo Cabral – California State University, Sacramento
Verge Center for the Arts

Katharine Campos – Yolo County Assessor/ClerkRecorder/Elections

Alma Caravarin – Community Projects Consultant
New Leaders Council – Blue Line Arts Board

Mariana Corona Sabeniano – Ca State Legislature
Sacramento County Commission on Women and Girls and Latino Economic Council

Vanessa Cuevas-Romero – City of Sacramento
Sacramento County Children’s Coalition

Elizabeth Esquivel – California Association School Business Officials
West Sacramento Planning Commission and Hispanic Chamber Foundation

Rosa Flores – Latino Coalition for a Healthy California project of TIDES
My Sister’s House

Manny Garcia – Charles Schwab
Cottage Housing

Roxana Garcia-Ochoa – Health Education Council
Cottage Housing

Maryam Irfan – UC Davis Early Academic Outreach Program

Heather Mendez Ross – Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD)
Young Professionals in Energy

Juan P. Novello – Sacramento Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Asian Resources – Chair of Fundraising

Jovanny Perez – California State University, Sacramento
Sol Aureus Charter School

Jenny Rodriquez – Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD)
Elk Grove EDGE (Equity, Diversity, Gender, Empowerment)

Armando Salud – Yolo County Assessor/ClerkRecorder/Elections
New Leaders Council, Recruitment and Selection Chair

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