The Premier Organization
Connecting Latina Leaders
2006 - 2014 | All Rights Reserved | Madrinas Inc. | Post Box 630231 | Ansonia Station | New York City 10023 | 641.715.3900 ext 48372
Latinas Empowering Latinas
Madrinas is a unique organization dedicated to the leadership development and advancement of Latina professionals. We are committed to celebrating our rich Latino culture. Through the organization we provide mentorship, role models, and we leverage our knowledge and experience to help shape the future of the growing pool of talented professional, Latina women.
Our members are supported through skill-building programs, networking, and mentoring opportunities, in person and virtual forums. Our distinguished “Conversation with Experts" are monthly programs that feature a variety of expert presenters who address key issues, trends, and topics impacting Latinas in the workplace and at home.
We welcome all who want to share and can benefit from this.
Madrinas - the organization that best understands and supports the leadership aspiration and career advancement needs of Corporate Latina Leaders.
If you attended the "Ban Bossy" networking event: Click here to access the Virtual Tote!
Join Us on September 25th at 1:00 p.m. EDT for a Special Conversation with
Lisa I. Cuevas on:
“Achieving Leadership Success in an International Law Firm”
Lisa I. Cuevas is the Chief Talent Officer at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP. She is responsible for the oversight of associate relations, legal personnel, professional development and substantive training for all attorneys, global diversity and social responsibility, the New York paralegal department, legal recruiting and human resources.
With 20 years in the legal industry, seven in the field of diversity, Lisa has become a sought after-speaker, sharing best practices with colleagues and newly appointed diversity and professional development professionals. In 2006, Lisa was inducted into the Academy of Women Leaders of the YWCA in recognition for her contributions to diversity and her overall leadership qualities. In 2007, Lisa was honored by the Girl Scouts of Greater New York at their 15th Annual Women of Distinction Breakfast. Lisa is also on the Advisory Board for the Hastings Leadership Academy for Women. She earned her B.A., phi beta kappa, from New York University. She received her J.D. from Fordham University School of Law and began her career in public service as an Assistant District Attorney in the Appeals Bureau of the Bronx County District Attorney’s Office.
1:00 p.m. Eastern