This session will focus on Latina education leaders and the complexity of inherently sexist and racist systems in education. Based on the research of Dr. Lisa Norton, the panel will explore the experiences and research around Latina leaders specifically looking at impact of these structures on Latinx learning communities and their dreams and visions for long-term re-imagining for all of our Solano County children.
~ Dr. Lisa Norton - Dean of the College of Education and Health Sciences, Touro University California [Moderator]
~ Andrea Garcia - Associate Vice President of Advancement, Touro University California
~ Alma Hernandez - Suisun City Council Candidate-2020 / President of Solano Hispanic Chamber / Founder of Latinas DeSolano
~ Lisette Estrella - Henderson Solano County Superintendent of Schools
~ Mildred Gains - Executive Director of SER Latino, Family Engagement Specialist
~ Mina Loera - Diaz Vallejo City Council Candidate / 2020 District 3 SER Latino Program
~ Dr. Louise Santiago - Assistant Dean of the College of Education and Health Sciences and Director of the Graduate School of Education, Touro University California