Dylan Besteiro

JFL Intern, Admissions Office
Native of Brownsville, Texas

Undergraduate, Texas State University
Involved with NHI since 2014
512-357-6137 ext. 212

Karla Martinez

Director, Midwest Initiatives
Native of Palatine, Illinois

BA, Law, Letters & Society, University of Chicago
Involved with NHI since 2005
512-357-6137 ext. 206

Gabriela Morales Barajas

Director, Villanova University/NHI Leadership Services Center
Outreach Coordinator, Northeast U.S. and Latin America

BS, El Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey
Involved with NHI since 2005

Julio I. Cotto

Director, Lorenzo de Zavala Youth Legislative Session
Native of Lancaster, Pennsylvania

MLA, Humanities, St. Edward's University
BA, Latin American Studies & Philosophy, Boston University
Involved with NHI since 1997
512-357-6137 ext. 211

Kathryn Nicole Nieto de Sada

Executive Vice President, Policy & Advancement
Native of Austin, Texas

MBA, University of Texas at Austin
MBA, El Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey
BA, Latin American Studies, Vassar College
Involved with NHI since 1983

Celestino Villarreal

Brownsville, TX
NHI Member since 1996

A.B. in Government, Harvard University; J.D., New York Law School.

Angelica Vasquez

Houston, TX
NHI member since 1999

BA, Saint Louis University, Madrid Spain
Master’s Degree, Corporate Social Responsibility, University of Barcelona State Farm Insurance, Agent.

Natalia Palmarini

New York, New York.

CLN President, Junior Board member on one year term. Senior, Villanova University.


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Phone: 512-357-6137 (For general inquiries or account support)
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