Cristina is an ELLA graduate of 2013 and has been working with Latina Coalition since Fall of 2013. She is heavily involved in LCSV’s marketing efforts, community outreach, the ELLA program, membership and every aspect of Latina Coalition’s progress. Aside from her work with LCSV, she works as Alliance Marketing Operations Coordinator at SugarCRM. Previous to Sugar, she worked in Channel and Partner Marketing for Latin America at Plantronics, a fortune 500 tech company headquartered in Santa Cruz.
Cristina is a 2015 APALI Civic Leadership Program fellow and a 2015 Latino Board Leadership Academy (LBLA) fellow through the Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley. Her passion is helping Latinas thrive in their communities and serve as inspiration to others. She works to serve as a mentor to other Latinas and help people find their passion. More than anything, she hopes to serve as a resource and mentor to aspiring leaders because with hard work, dedication and passion, she believes everyone can work to achieve their dreams.