The MLHC is now accepting nominations for the 2016 steering committee. Here are the position descriptions for the available positions:

  • Chair
  • Chair-elect
  • Secretary
  • Development Officer
  • Membership Management and Communication Officer
  • Community Engagement and Outreach Officer
  • Policy Officer
  • General Member At-Large

The timeline of elections will be as follows:

Nomination period: October 19th to November 13th

Voting period: November 16th to December 2nd

Votes are counted: Steering Committee meeting on December 4th

Nominations require the individual’s bio, interests, and image to be sent to the current steering committee at mlhcoalition@gmail.com.

Steering Committee 2015

Those currently working toward the health and well being of Latinos in Milwaukee as members of the Steering committee are:

  • Luis Arzaluz, Centro Hispano Representative & Co-Chair of Best Policies & Practices Action Team
  • Michelle Corbett, Co-Chair Latino Research Group
  • Gabriela Dieguez, Chair of Mental Health Action Team
  • Dina Garcia, Co-Chair Latino Research Group
  • Caroline Gomez, Co-Chair of Best Policies & Practices Action Team
  • Marwill Santiago, Education Action Team Representative

Action Team Chairs 2015

  • Best Policies & Practices Action Team: Luis Arzaluz & Caroline Gomez
  • Education Action Team: Jennifer Flamboe and Al Castro
  • Mental Health Action Team: Gabriela Dieguez & Ursula Flores

Founding Organizers & Organizations

The MLHC was established with the support from several individuals and organizations. Many thanks to Dr. Tony Baez, Dr. Carolina Gonzales Schlenke, Ana Paula Soares Lync, Sherri Ohly, Amanda Schultz as well as Aurora Walker’s Point Community Clinic, CORE/El Centro and The Council for the Spanish Speaking for their support during the development of the MLHC.