Team Members

Strong, bold and deeply committed women and men to driving Cultivando's work. We are completely Latinas and live within the communities where we work. To be clear, we would be delighted to include the male gender in our staff, but we have simply not found any that can keep up with us.

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Olga Gonzalez

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Olga earned several awards for her work in the areas of health equity and social justice, including the Award for Excellence in the Promotion of Health Equity from the Public Health in the Rockies Conference.

Maria Zubiate

Promotora

Maria has been working over 20 years in the community in different areas, such as, health, job fairs and family well-being.

Aracely Navarro

Director of Environmental Justice Programs| Directora de Programas de Justicia Ambiental

“Aracely Navarro is a first-generation Chicana, daughter of Mexican and Guatemalan immigrants. Aracely believes deeply that there is great healing and decolonization needed for the land and the people.

Guadalupe Villalobos

Promotora

Gualdalupe's passions is to work with community members to promote leadership, unify their voices and together advocate for equitable and inclusive changes in the systems.

Reyna Soria

Promotora

Reyna has worked as a volunteer for 15 years in different schools and non-profit organizations in Commerce City.

Edgar Solis

Chief Communications Director

Edgar is an innovative and adaptable first generation Mexican American professional that specializes in marketing and community relations.

Denise Romero

Operations Manager

Denise joined Cultivando’s team in October 2018 after attending the University of Northern Colorado where I studied Sociology while focusing on underrepresented minority students.

Rocio Franco

Associate Director

Rocio lead Cultivando’s outreach efforts which resulted in collaborations with various organizations and city government.

 

The Board of  Directors

Eric Muñoz
BOARD PRESIDENT​
Educator, 27J Schools District
Mario Martinez
BOARD VICE-PRESIDENT
Program Director, "I Have A Dream" Foundation​
Jocelyn Jenks
BOARD TREASURER
Lawyer, Colorado Legal Services
Carlos Villar
BOARD MEMBER
Construction Manager, Saunders Construction​
Kaylee Ortega
BOARD MEMBER
MPH Student, UC Denver
Neha Mahajan
BOARD MEMBER
Director at Transformative Leadership for Change
Carmen Atilano 
BOARD MEMBER 
Retired Community Leader