Latino Victory Adds to Their Board
As it prepares for the final push ahead of the 2018 midterms, Nathalie Rayes has been appointed to the Latino Victory Fund Board of Directors. Rayes will guide the organization’s work to engage Latinos in the political process as candidates, as well as voters. Rayes is the VP of Public Affairs for Grupo Salinas in the U.S., a Mexican conglomerate with $6 billion in annual sales and 90,000 employees. She previously served as former Los Angeles MayorJames K. Hahn’s Deputy Chief of Staff, was Senior Policy Advisor to former LA Councilmember Mike Feuer, and was a Department of State Fellow at the U.S. Embassy in Cairo, Egypt. She also serves as a Presidential appointee to the Board of Trustees of the Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars, as well as the Chair of the Board of Directors of the Hispanic Federation, and is a member of the Board of Directors of Voto Latino, Planned Parenthood Federation of America, and the Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute. Rayes earned both her Bachelor’s and Master’s from UCLA, is fluent in Spanish and English, and is proficient in conversational Arabic. “We look forward to working alongside Nathalie as we grow Latino political power,” said Latino Victory Board Chair Luis A. Miranda, Jr. “We are honored to have one of the brightest political minds in the national scene join our leadership team. Nathalie will be instrumental in guiding Latino Victory’s work to elect a record number of Latinos to public office this November." More here.