I had the privilege to be part of a program that not only changed my leadership style and who I am as a leader, but provided me with the tools and the community that I never thought I needed.
This program has reignited a passion in me to examine the circles that I’m in and how I can help create spaces that are more inclusive, welcoming and equitable.
The Nueva Epoca program reminded me that not only do I belong at the table where key decisions are made, but that my voice and perspective is needed to ensure people and Latino people of color are adequately represented in our government by serving on boards and commissions.
This program just continuously reminds me that regardless of where I come from, I deserve a seat at the table.
The thing I really learned about was really myself. I learned that servant leadership is exactly the leadership style that I embody and it’s something that I can be proud of. I learned that there is no such thing as a “right way” to be Latinx. I learned that so many of us have come […]
Nueva Epoca is something that has been a long time coming, but I’m so honored to be part of what is here now today and to provide Latinx leaders in our community the tools and network they need.