Thursday, October 11, 2012

100 Hispanic Women of Westchester Latino Leader Ship Forum


100 Hispanic Women of Westchester
Latina Leadership Forum
Trailblazers- Their Journey & Story

The Latina Leadership Forum is an annual event comprised of several educational forums designed to inspire and challenge women of all ages to maximize their strengths and achieve their leadership potential.


The panel of four speakers were moderated by El Diario La Prensa's Rosana Rosado were:
  • Paula Garces –Colombian American film and television actress, known for her appearance in films such as Clockstoppers and The Harold and Kumar Series, and on TV shows such as CSI: Miami, The Shield, Law and Order: Special Victims Unit, The Sopranos, Oz and Warehouse 13.
  • Norma Mejia Boccobella - Co Owner of Natural Necessity, Freelance Writer at Sleepy Hollow / Tarrytown Patch, Talk Show Host at Telemundo
  • Maribel Cruz-Brown  - Engineer and Program Manager - Market Development & Customer Initiatives at New York Power Authority 
  • Jennese Torres aka "La Diva" Torres from Torres and Urbaez, PC - A “stiletto-wearing attorney” and entrepreneur who launched the website LaDivaLatina.com