HNBA EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

2022-2023 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.


HNBA BOARD OF GOVERNORS RESOURCE LIBRARY

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HNBA BOARD OF GOVERNOR MEETINGS

  • September 10 (Washington, DC)
  • December 9-10 (Miami, FL)

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HNBA EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE


HNBA National President


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


HNBA National President-Elect


Daniel Mateo
Partner
Holland & Knight
Philadelphia, PA
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
Assistant General Counsel, Head of Global Disputes
Whirlpool
Benton Harbor, Michigan
generalcounsel@hnba.com 


HNBA National Finance Director


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


HNBA National Treasurer


Adrian Sierra
Chief Executive Officer
Sierra Forensic Group (SFG)
Miami, FL
treasurer@hnba.com


HNBA National Secretary

Lian de la Riva
Partner
Markowitz Ringel Trusty & Hartog
Miami, FL
secretary@hnba.com


HNBA National VP- Divisions, Sections & Committees

Christina Guerola Sarchio
Partner
Dechert LLP
Washington, DC
vpsections@hnba.com

 


HNBA National VP-External Affairs


Edward Carlson
Attorney Advisor
US Department of Commerce, General Counsel’s Office
Washington, DC
vpexternalaffairs@hnba.com 


HNBA National VP- Membership


Benjamin R. Sigel

Chief Legal Officer, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer & Corporate Secretary
Virb
Brookline, MA
vpmembership@hnba.com


HNBA National VP Programs – Su Carrera


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


HNBA National VP Programs – Su Futuro


Grissel Seijo
Sr. Director, Employment Legal
Discovery Communications, Inc
New York, NY
vpprogramssf@hnba.com


HNBA National VP-Regions & Affiliates

James Aliaga
Associate
Calcaterra Pollack LLP
New York, NY
vpregionsaffiliates@hnba.com


HNBA Chief Compliance Officer


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


SENIOR LEADERSHIP

HNBA Immediate Past President


Carlos M. Bollar
Partner
Archer Law
Haddonfield, New Jersey


HNBA VIA Fund President 


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


HNBA Corporate Counsel Division Chair


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

 

HNBA Corporate Counsel Division Vice-Chair


Janneth Lanini

Reynolds Consumer Products
Chicago, IL
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


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

 

HNBA Latina Commission Vice Chair


Mishell Pareno Taylor
Partner
Akeman
Houston, TX
latinacommission@hnba.com


HNBA LGBT Division Chair


Michael ‘Frank’ Francis
Senior Associate
Severance, Burko, Spalter, Masone & Laurette PC
Brooklyn, NY
lgbtdivision@hnba.com


HNBA Young Lawyers Division Chair


Marx Calderón
Assistant United States Attorney
U.S. Attorney’s Office (SDFL)
Miami, FL
younglawyersdivision@hnba.com


HNBA Law Students Division Chair

Haley Davantes
Rutgers Law School, Class of 2023
Newark, NJ
lawstudentdivision@hnba.com


HNBA White House Liaison 


Claudine J. Martinez
MCT Industries, Inc.
Albuquerque, NM I Washington, DC


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.