LASO 30th Alumni Panels: Panelist Profiles

During the LASO 30th Anniversary Weekend, Latinx alumni and faculty will be discussing topics including race and solidarity and the impact of Covid-19 respectively. Below are the topics and profiles of the panelists:

LASO 30th Anniversary | Covid-19 & The Latinx Experience Panel

This panel will discuss the impact the pandemic has had on the Latinx Community and the work necessary to mitigate its effects.


Natasha Chiofalo '07, MPH  
Quality Implementation Manager ASCVD, American Heart Association
Industry: Public Health/Health Care

Natasha Chiofalo






Kati Fernandez '15, MS 
Director of Content Development and Integration, ESPN+ and ESPN Films 
Industry: Media & Communications  

Kati Fernandez






Jason Hernandez '07, JD
Rutgers Law School
Director, Rutgers Immigrant Community Assistance Project (RICAP)

Jason Hernandez






Jose Miguel Juarez '09, MD, MS
PGY-3 Emergency Medicine Resident, The Mount Sinai Hospital & NYC Health+Hospitals/Elmhurst
Industry: Healthcare

Jose Miguel Juarez







Dave Robles '02, M.Ed
Teacher, St. Charles Borromeo School,  Harlem, NY 
Industry: Education

dave robles






Yarlennys Villaman '14, MPA
Director of Outreach, Office of the Attorney General Maura Healey 
Industry: Government

Yarlennys Villaman








LASO 30th Anniversary | Unidos en Solidaridad Panel

As the nation continues to struggle with its racist history and present- this panel will discuss the necessity of being in solidarity and the role of the Latinx population in addressing these critical issues.


Adrian Cacho '19
Constituent Liaison for New York State Assembly member Chantel Jackson
New York State Assembly

adrian cacho






Nicole López '16
Senior Communications Associate at Supermajority 
Industry: Non-Profit 

Nicole Lopez




Sarah Rendón García '08, Ed.M 
Doctoral Candidate and Instructor at Harvard Graduate School of Education 
Industry: Research/Academia 

Sarah Rendón García








Edgar D. Rodríguez '16
Press Secretary of U.S. Senator Alex Padilla (D-Calif.) United States Senate Communications
Industry: U.S. Government 

edgar rodriguez







Jorge Santos, PhD, MA
Associate Professor, College of the Holy Cross
English Department

jorge santos