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Mia Sanchas

Consejo de Acción Juvenil

A native of Colombia, Angela completed her law and business administration (MBA) studies in Bogota where she also worked with marginalized communities for over a decade...

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Ashley Ortiz Chico

Escalera STEM

Ashley se graduó de la Universidad de Puerto Rico, donde obtuvo una licenciatura en Ciencias Políticas y Literatura. Tiene una maestría de la Universidad de Connecticut donde se especializó en Estudios Latinos, Latinoamericanos y del Caribe ...


Cristina Martinez Istillarte (she/her)

LUNA Program Manager

Cristina Martinez Istillarte, originally from Spain, has been part of the New Orleans community for over 5 years. Cristina earned a bachelor’s degree in Translation and Intercultural Communication in Spain,


Alejandra Maria Barreto (she/her)

Communications & Outreach

Alejandra Barreto is originally from Los Angeles, CA but has been a part of the New Orleans community since 2022 when she started at Tulane University as a Posse Scholar. She is currently studying Public Health and Spanish with a minor in Psychology.  She has worked and volunteered in several Latinx-focused nonprofits in California and is currently involved in the Center of Academic Equity at Tulane while overseeing the communications and image of Puentes. 

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