CONGRATULATIONS FOR NATIONAL PRESIDENT , ROGER C. ROCHA, JR’S UNANIMOUS RE-ELECTION.
ALSO, UNANIMOUSLY RE-ELECTED WITHOUT OPPOSITION WAS OUR NATIONAL BOARD OF DIRECTORS. ONLY ONE CONTESTED V.P. POSITION WAS CHALLENGED (V.P. FOR THE ELDERLY) AND, ALICIA RIOS WAS ELECTED. CONGRATULATIONS ALICIA!
Also, Congratulations go to LOURDES GALVAN, V.P. For Women, for her tireless efforts and good work in keeping up with the Women Commission’s Agenda.Women’s international issues are a high priority in LULAC’s International Embassy’s mission.
GREETINGS! Below, please find news/photos of some of the activities in which LULAC Embassy has participated in networking and promoting LULAC, in its mission and goals.
Officers, Dr.Lydia Medrano, V.P for the S.E., Dr. Nelson Diaz Pomar, Public Relations; and Dr. Edna Canino, Commissioner, Women’s Commission; Right,: Mari Corugedo, LULAC Florida State Director and her spouse, Daren Corugedo, during the U.S. Mayor’s Reception at the Eden Roc Hotel in Miami Beach, Florida. June 25, 2017.
Dr. Robert Garcia, Mayor, City of Long Beach, CA , since 2014, was the celebrity during the reception. His background history is very Impressive. Mayor Garcia is the first Latino Mayor elected in the City of Long Beach, CA.
At age 5, Garcia immigrated to the United States from Lima, Peru and was raised in Southern California.
Garcia, a college, and university educator holds a M.A. from the University of Southern California and an Ed.
D. in Higher Education from Cal State Long Beach, where he also earned his B.A. in Communications.
Dr. Nelson Diaz Pomar, Former Attorney General of Peru, and member/officer of LULAC , joined in meeting
and greeting Mayor Garcia.
Below is Former Mayor of Los Angeles, CA, Antonio Villaraigosa, and his spouse, Patricia Govea.
Villaraigosa is a potential candidate 2018, for Governor of the State of California.
The theme of the U.S. Mayors’ Conference. Infrastructure at a Crossroads: Where Do We Go From Here?
The theme of the Conference was “Infrastructure at a Crossroads: Where Do We Go From Here?”
Opening preface with, “Infrastructure is not only roads and bridges. It’s about railways, water pipes,
electrical grids, waterways, seaports, airports and plenty of other facilities and systems that we rely on.
It’s about digital infrastructure, too—the type of infrastructure that’s necessary to support the
maturing and emerging technologies needed to manage smart cities and resilient communities.”
The program provided topics and questions concerning federal, state, and local government decision
makers are facing when it comes to maintaining and upgrading infrastructure, plus figuring out ways to
finance that infrastructure. Numerous mayors of cities across the nation attended and participated in
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