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 Board of Directors
Rafael Ramos – Co-Chair
Dominic Woolfrey – Co-Chair
Norma Franceschi – Vice Chair
Kimball Cartwright, Jr. – Treasurer
Jilan Crowley– Secretary
Maysa Akbar– Board Member
Adriana Arreola – Board Member
Alicia Camacho – Board Member
Henry Fernandez – Board Member
Sandra Hernandez – Board Member
Letamarie Highsmith – Board Member
Sara Lulo – Board Member
Hope Metcalf – Board Member
Matthew H. Short – Board Member