Jasmine Jetton-Gonzales, Executive Directorjasmine@latinoresources.org
Jasmine Jetton-Gonzalez is an Evanstonian and recent graduate of University of Illinois, Springfield where she earned her Master’s in Public Administration. As an ISACorps member, her expertise as a college and career advisor for students applying to and entering college is set to positively impact Latino Resources student success mission.
Dr. Teresa Ramos, President
Senior Medical Director; Cigna-HealthSpringteresa@latinoresources.org
Dr. Ramos has practiced and taught medicine for over 20 years prior to joining the health insurance industry. A Latina leader in health, education and community activism, she is dedicated to increasing Latino leadership through college completion and civic engagement.
Janira Clark, Secretary
Senior Staff Executive Assistant; Illinois State Treasurer's Officejanira@latinoresources.org
Janira Clark's strong leadership background as a Latina veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, English teacher, community leader and first generation college graduate are exemplary traits she offers to Latino Resources civic engagement team.
Robert Ansani, Treasurer
JD, LLM, CPA; Law Offices of Leff & Cohen, Ltd.firstname.lastname@example.org
Robert C. Ansani, CPA, JD, L.L.M is an attorney whose practice concentrations include estate planning, trusts and estates, business law, tax, real estate, employment issues, governmental regulation, and securities arbitration. He is legal counsel for Latino Resources.
Franklin Ortega, Young Adult Board Director
¡ANDALE! Program Coordinator; Oakton Community College
Franklin Ortega is a graduate student at Northeastern Illinois University. As a Latino leader, he mentors underrepresented students to ensure they achieve their college completion goals. Franklin supports all Latino Resources programs and advocacy for the Illinois Access Bill.
Angelica Solano, Young Adult Board Director
Undergraduate; Northeastern Illinois University
Angie Solano became the first Latino Resources Young Adult Board Director in 2013. She is majoring in Latina/o and Latin American Studies with plans to pursue a graduate degree. She serves as a Deputy Registrar for Latino Resources civic engagement team.
Dr. Isidro Lucas, Advisory Council Member
Dr. Isidro Lucas is a lifetime Latino community activist, founding member of Chicago Latino Film Festival, Spanish television producer, retired professor and author of The Browning of America: The Hispanic Revolution in the American Church. His wisdom serves as guidance for leadership policies.
Aaron Becker, Advisory Council Member
History Teacher; Evanston Township High School
Aaron Becker received a 2007 Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching. He has traveled the world as an educational ambassador for cross-cultural literacy and global understanding. His expertise supports Latino Resources student success initiatives.
Dr. Elena Garcia Ansani
Founder, Latino Resourceselenagarcia@latinoresources.org
Dr. Elena Garcia Ansani is the visionary Founder of Latino Resources. Her leadership transformed a grassroots organization into a thriving programmatic evidence based operation built upon strategic capacity building initiatives. Her expertise with practitioner research led the charge for the implementation of culturally responsive student success programs and services for high school and college students that guide Latino Resources mission for increasing Latino leadership through college completion and civic engagement.
To learn more about how Latino Resources is working to increase Latino student success and civic engagement; email Latino Resources at: email@example.com.