The Hispanic Women’s Council is a non-profit, intergenerational organization established in 1988 to promote, support and create opportunities for Hispanic women.  Our members are from all walks of life and range in age from 20 to 90.  The activities we undertake promote networking, education, and cultural preservation.  We also place emphasis on celebrating and documenting the achievements of Hispanic women.

HWC 2015 Board of Directors

Dr. Viola Florez
Stella Noriega
Dr. Victoria Sanchez
Mary Frances Santistevan
Marisa Stanford
Carol Vigil

Marcela Sandoval, President
Elsie Sanchez, President-Elect
Dr. Diane Torres-Velasquez, Vice President
Raqui Martinez, Treasurer
Vangie Samora, Secretary
Dr. Merrilee Foreman, Immediate Past-President
HWC 2015 Board of Directors

Left to Right, sitting: Stella Noriega, Elsie Sanchez, Marcela Sandoval, Victoria Sanchez.  Standing, left to right: Vangie Samora, Mary Frances Santistevan,  Raqui Martinez, Marisa Stanford, Dr. Diane Torres-Velasquez, Dr. Merrilee Foreman.  Not shown: Dr. Viola Florez and Carol Vigil.

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Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce