HNBA EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

2021-2022 HNBA LEADERSHIP

The Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) Board of Governors is comprised of members of the HNBA Executive Committee, 19 regional presidents and the presidents of 30+ HNBA affiliate organizations across the country. For the 2021-2022 term, Carlos M. Bollar, has taken the helm of the Association as the 43rd president, to serve in the post since the founding of the HNBA in 1972. The specific duties of each member of the executive committee are explained here.


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HNBA BOARD OF GOVERNOR MEETINGS

  • Oct. 1

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HNBA EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE


HNBA National President


Carlos M. Bollar
Partner
Archer Law
Haddonfield, New Jersey
president@hnba.com 


HNBA National President-Elect

Mariana D. Bravo
Partner
Carr Maloney P.C.
Washington, DC
presidentelect@hnba.com


HNBA COO & Executive Director


Alba Cruz-Hacker
COO & Executive Director
HNBA
Washington, DC
acruzhacker@hnba.com


HNBA General Counsel


Bryan R. Browning
Senior Legal Counsel, Commercial and Products Litigation
Lenovo
Chicago, IL
generalcounsel@hnba.com 


HNBA National Finance Director


Julia A. López
Partner
ReedSmith
Princeton, NJ
financedirector@hnba.com 


HNBA National Treasurer


Jaime Angarita
CPA, Senior Manager, Restructuring and Dispute Resolution Practice
CohnReznick
Miami, FL
treasurer@hnba.com


HNBA National Secretary

Ela M. Hernández
Associate
Mintzer Sarowitz Zeris Ledva & Meyers LLP
Miami, FL
secretary@hnba.com


HNBA National VP- Divisions, Sections & Committees


Benjamin R. Sigel

Boston, MA
vpsections@hnba.com


HNBA National VP-External Affairs


HNBA National VP- Membership


Anna María Tejada
Partner
Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr, LLP
Newark, NJ
vpmembership@hnba.com


HNBA National VP Programs – Su Carrera


Javier F. Flores
Partner
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
Boston, MA
vpprograms@hnba.com


HNBA National VP Programs – Su Futuro


Rosevelie Márquez Morales
D&I Director for the Americas
Hogan Lovells
New York, NY
vpprogramssf@hnba.com


HNBA National VP-Regions & Affiliates

Michael “Frank” Francis
Severance, Burko, Spalter, Masone & Laurette
Brooklyn, NY
vpregionsaffiliates@hnba.com


HNBA Chief Compliance Officer


Jessica A. Massey
Assistant United States Attorney
U.S. Attorney’s Office – Eastern District of California
chiefcomplianceofficer@hnba.com


SENIOR LEADERSHIP

HNBA Immediate Past President

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Elia Diaz-Yaeger
Shareholder
Lugenbuhl, Wheaton, Peck, Rankin & Hubbard
New Orleans, LA


HNBA VIA Fund President 


Alba Cruz-Hacker
President
HNBA VIA (“Vision in Action”) Fund
Washington, DC


HNBA Corporate Counsel Division Chair


Conchita Valenzuela
Deputy General Counsel
Confie
Irvine, CA
corporatecounseldivision@hnba.com

 

HNBA Corporate Counsel Division Vice-Chair


Ivana Kriznic
Head of Public Policy Canada, Latin America, Emerging Markets / Regulatory Counsel
Verizon
McLean, VA
corporatecounseldivision@hnba.com


HNBA Judicial Division Co-Chairs


Hon. Betty Capote-Erben
Judicial Division Co-Chair
Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida
Miami, FL

 


Hon. Leonardo Castro
Judicial Division Co-Chair
Second Judicial District of Minnesota
St. Paul, MN


HNBA Latina Commission Chair


Grissel Seijo
Counsel, Employment and Diversity and Inclusion Officer
Restaurant Brands International
Miami, FL
latinacommission@hnba.com

 

HNBA Latina Commission Vice Chair

Eneida Silcott
Lead Counsel, Realty Operations
Walmart
Bentonville, Arkansas
latinacommission@hnba.com


HNBA LGBT Division Chair


G. Gabriel Zorogastua
Shareholder
Polsinelli
Kansas City, MO
lgbtdivision@hnba.com


HNBA Young Lawyers Division Chair


Lian de la Riva

Partner
Markowitz Ringel Trusty + Hartog
Miami, FL
younglawyersdivision@hnba.com


HNBA Law Students Division Chair


Miranda Hernandez
3L – 2022
The George Washington Law School
lawstudentdivision@hnba.com


HNBA White House Liaison 

Vacant


HNBA REGIONAL PRESIDENTS

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HNBA AFFILIATE ORGANIZATIONS

The Hispanic National Bar Association is proud to join efforts with 30+ affiliate organizations across the United States as well as globally. For a complete list and to learn more, click here.