Community

2011: Mexican-American Bar Association, board member, Legislative Director

2011: Hispanic National Bar Association, member, External Affairs candidate

2010: FuturoFund, board member, grants committee.

2009-present: Austin Tejano Democrats, member

2009: Austin Partners in Education, math tutor, Fulmore Middle School

2009: Downtown Austin Community Court Advisory Board

2009-present: Hispanic Bar Association of Austin, Foundation Board Member

2006-2009: NARAL Pro-Choice Texas, Chair, (c)(3) Foundation

2006-present: Austin Women’s Political Caucus, Member

2005-present: National Women’s Political Caucus, Member

2005-present: Hispanic Bar Association of Austin, Education Outreach Committee

2006-2007: American Women in Radio & Television, National Board Member, Government Relations Committee

2006-2007: AWRT Austin Chapter, Board Member, Government Relations Chair

2001-2002: Association for the Advancement of Mexican-Americans, Board of Directors

2002: George I. Sanchez High School, Commencement Keynote speaker

2000-2002: American Women in Radio & Television, President, Houston Chapter

2000: Community In Schools, mentor program, Houston

1997-2001: Houston Advertising Federation, Member

1990-1997: AWRT Dallas Chapter, Board Member; founder/sponsor, STARS, Student in Television & Radio Society, UTA

1991-1994: Triathlon Federation USA, Board of Directors, Southwest Region

1985-1990: YMCA of Greater St. Louis, Vice Chairman/Chairman-Elect, Board Member

1987-1990: Big Brothers, Big Sisters of St. Louis, mentor

1986-1990: Vaughn Carr Housing Project Youth Program, co-founder

Speaker Presentations

2011: Hispanic Issues Section, State Bar of Texas, Annual Meeting Legislative Update

2011: Mexican-American Bar Association of Texas, Moderator, Legislative Update Panel

2011: Mexican-American Bar Association of El Paso, CLE presentation speaker

2010: National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice, Panel Speaker, Leadership Lessons Learned, Huston-Tillotson University