Erica Bernal-Martinez

Erica Bernal-Martinez is the Deputy Executive Director of NALEO (National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials) Educational Fund. The NALEO Educational Fund works to increase the effectiveness of Latino policymakers on issues such as immigration, voting rights and election reform.

She is an expert on the political participation and leadership among the Latino population. In her 17 years at NALEO, she has overseen the civic engagement, development and communications departments. In 2004, Bernal-Martinez focused her efforts on voter registration and education after being recruited to serve as a National Field Director for America’s Families United.

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Deputy Executive Director at NALEO Educational Fund 

Areas of Expertise: Political Participation and Leadership Among the Latino Population

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information: 

*Important Note: Contact information is for Paula Valle Castañon, NALEO National Director of Communications

Office: (213) 747-7606 ext. 4414

Cell: (323) 253-6431

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