Promoting Inclusiveness & Diversity at CHLI


CHLI’s vision is to advance the Hispanic community’s diversity of thought. Today, CHLI’s leadership includes a broad diversity of Congressional and corporate members. CHLI’s Board of Directors includes CHLI Founder and Chairman, the Honorable Lincoln Diaz-Balart; Vice Chairmen, Rep. Henry Cuellar and Rep. Mario Diaz Balart; Treasurer John Hoel with Altria Client Services; and Secretary Emilio Gonzalez with Verizon. CHLI seeks to inspire others to answer the call to public service by promoting careers in the local, state and federal government. The Members of Congress representing diverse areas of our country who volunteer their time to support CHLI’s mission and programs are Rep. Carlos Curbelo, Rep. Bill Flores, Rep. Jenniffer González-Colón, Rep. Will Hurd, Rep. Devin Nunes, Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Rep. Albio Sires, and Rep. David Valadao. The CHLI Board of Directors is comprised of Congressional Members and senior executives from major corporations. The diverse Board of Directors share their time, talent, and treasure to focus on the vision, mission, and purpose of CHLI. They lead the organization to develop and provide quality programs to prepare, connect, and honor leaders. There is a place for everyone to prepare, connect, and honor future leaders. For more information how to get in moved with CHLI or sponsorship opportunities, please contact President & CEO, Mary Ann Gomez Orta, at