Cid Wilson, CEO of HACR
Cid Wilson
President and CEO
Cid Wilson
President and CEO
Since 2014, Wilson has leveraged more than 20 years of Wall Street and DEI experience to lead and advance HACR’s mission as president and CEO.
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Sylvia Pérez Cash
SVP, Operations
Sylvia Pérez Cash
SVP, Operations
Pérez Cash oversees HACR operations as an expert in nonprofit management with more than 10 years in executive leadership roles.
Yai Vargas
VP, Strategic Engagement and Initiatives
Yai Vargas
VP, Strategic Engagement and Initiatives
Vargas leads the development and execution of HACR’s DEI training programs and specializes in multicultural marketing and consulting.
Vanessa Bowling Ajavon
Chief of Staff
Vanessa Bowling Ajavon
Chief of Staff
Vanessa leads employee relations, hiring and onboarding, payroll, benefits, and more. She has held various roles in her seven-year tenure at HACR.
Andrea Orlando
Encore Fellow for the HACR Communications Department
Andrea Orlando
Encore Fellow for the HACR Communications Department
Andrea joins the HACR team as an Encore fellow. She develops and drives HACR’s communications and marketing strategy and is the main point of contact for media inquiries.
Ileana Ruiz
Senior Manager, Corporate Relations
Ileana Ruiz
Senior Manager, Corporate Relations
Ileana serves as the primary contact for over 100 corporate members. She oversees an extensive portfolio of member data, donations, and engagement.
Adriana Phaneuf
Senior Manager, Program Operations
Adriana Phaneuf
Senior Manager, Program Operations
Adriana leads the creation of programs directed at executive-level Hispanic professionals, managing content, speakers, vendors, and more.
Briana Carroll
Senior Graphic Designer
Briana Carroll
Senior Graphic Designer
Matt assists with member outreach, retention, and tracking and consults with corporations on HACR membership and sponsorship benefits.
Stephany Guachamin Coyago
Manager, Leadership Advancement Programs
Stephany Guachamin Coyago
Manager, Leadership Advancement Programs
Stephany develops and executes HACR leadership advancement programs, helping build the next generation of Hispanic corporate leaders.
Laia Garcia Giner
Executive Assistant to the President and CEO
Laia Garcia Giner
Executive Assistant to the President and CEO
Laia is the assistant to president and CEO Cid Wilson. She manages logistics for Wilson’s meetings, conferences, and travel and assists with other administrative duties.
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Brianna Graham
Programs Associate
Brianna Graham
Programs Associate
As Executive Programs associate, Brianna handles the coordination of program speakers and is responsible for the creation of event websites, speaker scheduling, and production logistics.
Matthew Matos
Corporate Relations Associate
Matthew Matos
Corporate Relations Associate
Matt assists with member outreach, retention, and tracking and consults with corporations on HACR membership and sponsorship benefits.
Shané Slye
Administrative Assistant
Shané Slye
Administrative Assistant
Shané provides administrative aid to senior leadership and assists with executive support. She also tracks and maintains all HACR office needs.