About Us

JUNTA empowers the Latino and low-income community to take control of their economic and social well being, while civically engaging in the community. We promote a culture of community involvement and advocacy through our programs and initiatives. We offer adult education, children’s programs, economic development, family management, immigrant rights and cultural appreciation.

JUNTA’s family comprises of members of the Board of Directors, staff and volunteers.
We are a diverse organization, representing Puerto Rico and nine countries including Argentina, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Honduras, Panama, Peru, and the United States.

Our Programs
Our Staff

    Our  Board of Directors

     Rafael Ramos –  Co-Chair

     Dominic Woolfrey – Co-Chair

     Norma Franceschi Vice Chair

     Kimball Cartwright, Jr.  Treasurer

     Sandra Hernandez  Secretary

     Maysa AkbarBoard Member

     Adriana Arreola  Board Member

    Alicia Camacho – Board Member

    Frederic De Pourcq – Board Member

    Henry Fernandez  Board Member

    Letamarie Highsmith –  Board Member

    Sara Lulo – Board Member

    Hope Metcalf Board Member

    Matthew H. Short Board Member