Our Board

The National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health is governed by a national Board of Directors comprised of leaders in the Latina/o movement from across the country, including physicians, advocates, researchers and activists:

Berta Colón, Board Chair
President, Public Interest Projects

Destiny Lopez, Board Vice Chair
Director of Latino Engagement, Planned Parenthood Federation of America

Board Members:

  • Charlene Barrientos Ortiz
    NLIRH National Advisory Committee Member
    University of Colorado at Denver, Colorado School of Public Health
  • Raquel F. Donoso
    Executive Director, Latino Community Foundation
  • Laura M. Esquivel
    Principal, Esquivel Strategies
  • Elena Gutiérrez, Ph.D. 
    Associate Professor of Gender and Women’s Studies and Latin American/Latino Studies, University of Illinois, Chicago
  • Angela Hooton
    Vice President for National Programs, National Institute for Reproductive Health
  • Pablo Rodriguez, M.D.
    Physician and CEO, Women's Care Inc.
  • Anonymous