CLF Board of Directors

Board Members

  • Gene Lucero, Co-Chair
    Lucero Financial Group
  • Polly Baca, Co-Chair
    Baca Barragan Perez & Associates
  • Sonrisa Lucero, Secretary
    EMC Engineers
  • Adrienne Benavidez
    Manager General Services-City & County of Denver
  • Steve Chavez
    State of Colorado-Civil Rights Division
  • Derrick Delgado
    Denver Fire Department
  • Julie Gonzales
    Meyer Law Office P.C.
  • Nita Gonzales
    Escuela Tlatelolco
  • Erik Lacayo
    Reilly Pozner LLP
  • Deborah Ortega
    Denver City Councilwoman
  • Fabian Ortega
    Servicios de la Raza
  • Luis Torrez
    Metro State College
  • Tamara Trujillo
    Pueblo County Department of Social Services

Chapter Co-Chairs

  • Colorado Springs - Christine Mendias
  • Denver - Lisa Calderon & Rudy Gonzales
  • Greeley - Rhonda Solis
  • Pueblo - Julie Rodriguez & Josephine Gonzalez-Gifford
  • San Luis Valley - Julie Gomez Nuanes & Dennis Lopez
  • About Us

    The Colorado Latino Forum is committed to increasing Latino participation and awareness in the electoral process, educating the community on issues vital to the community and perhaps most importantly; increasing the number of Latino office holders in Colorado. CLF offers connectivity between Latino individuals and organizations across the state to achieve its mission.

  • Colorado‚Äôs Latino Growth

    • 1,038,687 Latinos in Colorado
    • 1 in 5 Coloradoans is now Latino, 20% of the total population
    • 74.38% of Latinos in Colorado are native born
    • There are 33,762 Latino Business owners in Colorado
    • Latino children comprise 31% of the total population 18 and under in Colorado

    2010 U.S. Census Data

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    Denver, CO 80223
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