UnidosUS has experts available for interviews in the following topic areas: civic engagement and the Latino vote, immigration, economy, health, education, and Latino culture and history.

Our Issue Area Experts

Our experts have decades of experience analyzing trends that affect Latinos at the federal and state levels, and on issues ranging from civic engagement to education. To schedule an interview with one of our experts please contact news@unidosus.org.

CIVIC ENGAGEMENT AND THE LATINO VOTE

  • Clarissa MartinezDeputy Vice President of Policy and Advocacy | Bio
  • Eric Rodriguez, Senior Vice President of Policy and Advocacy | Bio
  • Jared NordlundFlorida State Director | Bio 

EDUCATION

  • Amalia Chamorro, Associate Director, Education | Bio
  • Tania Valencia, Education Policy Analyst | Bio
  • Amanda Martinez, Education Policy Analyst | Bio
  • Margaret R. (Peggy) McLeod, EDD, Vice President, Education, Workforce Development, and Evaluation | Bio
  • Feliza Ortiz-LiconEDD, Principal | Bio
  • Robert Stechuk, Ph.D, Director, Early Childhood Education Programs | Bio

ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT

  • Eric Rodriguez, Senior Vice President of Policy and Advocacy | Bio
  • Orson Aguilar, Principal, Economic Policy | Bio
  • Agatha So, MSW, Senior Policy Analyst, Wealth-Building Initiative, Economic Policy Project, Policy and Advocacy | Bio
  • Rafael Collazo, Director, Political Campaigns | Bio

HEALTH

  • Steven Lopez, Director, Health Policy | Bio
  • Alberto Gonzalez, Senior Strategist | Bio
  • Rita Carreon, Deputy Vice President, Health | Bio
  • Alejandra Gepp, Associate Director, Institute for Hispanic Health | Bio

IMMIGRATION

  • Clarissa MartinezDeputy Vice President of Policy and Advocacy | Bio 
  • Carlos Guevara, Associate Director, Immigration Policy Project, Policy and Advocacy | Bio
  • Laura Vazquez, Senior Program Manager, Immigration Initiatives | Bio
  • Emily Ruskin, Senior Policy Analyst | Bio

MARKETING, EVENTS, AND LATINO AFFAIRS

  • Zandra Zuno Baermann, Senior Vice President, Communications and Marketing | Bio
  • Delia de la Vara, Senior Vice President, Development and Strategic Initiatives | Bio
  • Lisa Navarrete, Advisor to the President | Bio