Testimonials for the HLI Program

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“The Hispanic Leadership Institute exceeded my expectations. The quality of each session was well in excess of what I originally envisioned” — HLI Class I Graduate

“My expectation of the HLI was to obtain knowledge to advance my career and in turn, develop additional value to my organization and community. This has been satisfied.” — HLI Class I Graduate

“Knowing that this is the very first HLI class, I had high expectations for the program, and they were completely surpassed. Great program, very glad I was a part of it.” — HLI Class I Graduate

Latino Leadership Institute Class IV

Congratulations to the participants of Class IV of the Hispanic Leadership Institute Sponsored by Centene Corporation:

Carlos Ayulo – St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Alejandra Berra – Commerce Bank

Helena Brochado – Scottrade Financial Services, Inc.

Jomo Castro – AT&T

Adrian Coss – Casa de Salud

Tania Interian – Tania Interian State Farm Agency

Juan Mayorga – Citi

Fran Morales-Neufeld – Freelance Marketing and Communications Specialist

Sandra Ortiz – Home Depot

Jorge Restrepo – Centene Corporation

Mario Santander – Graybar

Marcherie Vazquez – Meridian Enterprises Corporation

Daniela Velazquez – D.V Communications

Jennifer Whitlock – Hacking Law Practice, LLC

To view the complete bios of Class I, please visit our Issuu site. 

Why Become a Member?

According to a study conducted by the Schapiro Group, when consumers know that a small business is a member of a chamber of commerce, they are 49% more likely to think favorably of it and 80% more likely to purchase goods or services from the company in the future.

Who are HCC Members?

The HCC currently has over 225 members including Hispanic enterprises, small and minority-owned businesses as well as major corporate clients and community partners such as Anheuser-Busch, Inc, Centene, Nestle Purina, Regional Business Council and AT&T.

Can I Volunteer?

There are several committee and event volunteer opportunities throughout the year, please contact the office for details.