Jaime Garza, Chicago artist and bassist for Dos Santos as well as Programs Director for ESDC and founder of Pachanka Culture, has been accepted to NALAC’s Leadership Institute, taking place this week in San Antonio, Texas.


NALAC (National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures) Leadership Institute hosts 30 artists and administrators for a week-long rigorous program in arts management and leadership development. Garza says, “My hope is to use the learned skills to enhance the opportunities of the Latinx artist community in Chicago and abroad. Thanks everyone for your support and encouragement.”

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Thirty artists and arts administrators are convening for a week-long rigorous program in arts management and leadership development including…

Becky Alemán, Friends of the High Line (NY)
Sharon Benítez, Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana (CA)
William Camargo, Artist & Arts Educator (IL)
Lisa Castellanos, Taller GiRASOL (CA)
Isabel Castro, St. Sucia (TX)
Arianna Chavez, Dedalus Foundation (NY)
Lizette Cruz Watko, Diamante, Inc | LizetteInvita (NC)
Jessy De Leon, Comparte tu Luz (PR)
Alicia Ehni, New York Foundation for the Arts (NY)
Anna Lisa Escobedo, Calle 24 Latino Cultural District | CA Historical Society (CA)
Lucy Galarza, INTEMPO (CT)
Sergio Garcia, Big Thought – Dallas City of Learning (TX)
Jaime Garza, Dos Santos | Pachanka Music Culture | ESDC (IL)
Suzy Gonzalez, Artist, Educator, Organizer (TX)
Chris Guerra, Boston Mayor’s Office of Arts + Culture (MA)
Erick Iñiguez, East Los Angeles Community Corporation (CA)
Abril Iñiguez-Rivas, Arts for LA (CA)
Ivan Jasso, Cara Mia Theatre Co (TX)
Christine Lamprea, Cellist (PA)
Fabián Leyva-Barragán, Walker Art Center (MN)
Maya Malan-Gonzalez, Teatro Luna & Milagro (CA)
Michael Menchaca, Visual Artist (TX)
Stephanie Mercado, Self Help Graphics (CA)
Mario Mesquita, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (CA)
Johana Moscoso, John Michael Kohler Arts Center(WI)
Ashley Perez, SAY Sí (TX)
Michelle Ramos, Alternate Roots (LA)
Verónica Rivera-Negrón, Rivera Negrón Arts Management (TX)
Sara Skolnick (RIOBAMBA), Apocalipsis | Fania Records (NY)
Patricia Lorena Solórzano, Dance Artist (NY)

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