people

people

Leadership team

Juan Carlos Aguirre

Executive Director

Nohemi Esparza

Accountant

David Sheahan

Technology Associate

Danny Tepi

Event Curator

Board of Directors

Lisia Leon, Co-Chair

Paduano & Weintraub

Jesus Perez

Brooklyn College/City University of New York

Damian Vargas

Law Firm of Damian Vargas

Cesar Zuñiga, Co-Chair

The Parent-Child Home Program

¡Gracias!

Mano a Mano: Mexican Culture Without Borders would like to thank past members for their hard work and important contributions to the success of this project. These include:

Founder

Emily Socolov

Emily Socolov, PhD, was founding Executive Director of Mano a Mano: Mexican Culture Without Borders, She is a folklorist, visual artist and activist based in New York City and Austin, Texas, with a deep interest in life history, cultural imaginaries and social justice.

Emeritus Board Members

Alyshia Galvez

Elizabeth Rivera

Emily Socolov, Ph. D.
Founder, Folklorist

Isabel Martinez

Vicky Ramirez

Staff

Luz Aguirre

Volunteers

Miguel Ángel Andrade, Miguel Ángel Ángeles, Miguel Bonilla, Adriana Caballero, John Camacho, Brenda Campos, Juan Castaño, Mercedes Caso, Juan Castillo, Itandehui Chávez-Geller, Jorge Cortes, Miguel A. Cossio, Angelica Diaz, Juventina Durán, Janet Falk, Elizabeth Ferrer, Aurelia Fernández Marure, Alyshia Gálvez, Mayra García, Yolanda Leticia García, Mary Teresa Giancoli, José Refugio González, Lupita González, Enrique González Ibarra, Antonia Guerrero, Mónica Guevara, Carlos Gutierrez, Gabriel Guzmán, Jairo Guzmán, Ashleigh Hendrix, Carlos D. Hernandez, Verónica Hernández, Erasmo Herrera, Laura Jackson, Eriko Katsuyama, Margarita Larios, Estela López Schmidt, Mercedes López, Rocio Marquez Rodríguez, Joaquín Martínez, Tanya Melendez, Leslie Ogan, Cecilia Ortega, Felipe J Ortega-Gómez, Maegan Pacheco, Julia del Palacio, Álvaro Paulino Jr., Ramon Ponce Jr, Ramon Ponce Sr, Cathy Ragland, Alda Reuter, Esther Roth, Ariel Alejandro Rodríguez, Zafiro Zatzin Romero, Mary Ellen Sanger, Kirsten Schmitt, Steve Sunderland, Jennifer Vallone, Jorge Vargas, Erika Vilfort

Project Interns

Liz Abraham, Geoffroy Aubrey, Manuel Cartagena, Laura Celaya, YukChi Chiu, Ferlan Chua, Arianna Corredor, Laura Denham, N'deye Diop, Eric Estevez, Tzetzangari Fernandez, Salvatore Giametta, Daryl Johnson, Sang Yeob / Christopher Kim, Sylvia Lande, Junior G. Lauture, Leah Lowthorp, Eric Magalong, Cait Makielski, Christina Mancheno, Marta McAdams (Skowronska), Talia Mills, Divine Muragijimana, Samantha Nelson, Anna Peckham, Daria Preston, Stacy-Ann Rose, Anya Rous, Alejandro Robert Minchaca, Alicia Portada, Ashok Rajamani, Allison Russell, Luis Saavedra, Yvette Salinas, Armando Sanjur, Naomi Sturm, Lucas Suarez, Thelma Suarez, Jean Tanis, Cos Tollerson, Daisy, Gladys and Julio Urbano, Mayra Vargas, Shawn Wiley