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Unfolding Humanitarian Crisis

Unfolding Humanitarian Crisis
Moderator: Rev. Heriberto Martínez-Rivera, Coordinator, Coalición Por la Salud (PR)
Panelists:
Raúl Figueroa Rodríguez, Demógrafo, Demografía Para Todos (San Juan, PR)
Frankie Miranda, Senior Vice President, Hispanic Federation (NY, NY)
Amanda Rivera Flores, Executive Director, Instituto del Desarrollo de la Juventud (Rio Piedras, PR)
 

Rev. Heriberto Martínez-Rivera

Raúl Figueroa Rodríguez


Frankie Miranda

Amanda Rivera

 


Rev. Heriberto Martínez-Rivera
 


Raúl Figueroa Rodríguez


Frankie Miranda is the Senior Vice President at the Hispanic Federation. Formerly, Mr. Miranda served as the Hispanic Federation’s Vice President for External Relations. He is currently responsible for managing HF’s operations, external relations, community service events, and annual gala event. Prior to working with the Hispanic Federation, Mr. Miranda held senior management positions in the communications field, including Director of Communications for the New York TV stations WXTV Univision 41 and WFUT UniMas 68, and Deputy Press Secretary for Spanish Language Media for both the Hillary Clinton US Senate campaign in 2000 and Fernando Ferrer’s NYC Mayoral campaign in 2001. More


Amanda Rivera is the Executive Director of Instituto del Desarrollo de la Juventud (Youth Development Institute) in Puerto Rico and has over nine years of professional experience in education and child welfare. Prior to joining Instituto del Desarrollo de la Juventud, Ms. Rivera led all federal policy and government affairs for Youth Villages, a national nonprofit serving over 23,000 children, youth and their families each year. In this role, she led efforts to reform and influence federal policy in the areas of child welfare financing, supports for transition-age youth, and behavioral health. Before Youth Villages, she was an Associate at edCount, where she served as Deputy Director for the organization’s Technical Assistance project with Puerto Rico’s Department of Education. More...