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Fellows of the Month

Marlin Martes - May 2016 Fellow of the Month

May 16, 2016

Marlin Martes - May 2016 Fellow of the Month

CHCI-BP STEM Public Policy Fellow
Hometown: Bronx, New York
Schools / Degrees: Fordham University, B.A. Environmental Science
Placement 1: House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
Placement 2: U.S. Green Building Council
Arnold Lopez - April 2016 Fellow of the Month

Apr 1, 2016

Arnold Lopez - April 2016 Fellow of the Month

CHCI-Wells Fargo Housing Graduate Fellow
Hometown: Lennox, California
Schools / Degrees: University of California, Los Angeles. M.A. Urban & Regional Planning
Placement 1: U.S. Senate Committee on the Budget
Placement 2: Federal Liaison, City of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti
Alejandra Montoya-Boyer - March 2016 Fellow of the Month

Mar 1, 2016

Alejandra Montoya-Boyer - March 2016 Fellow of the Month

CHCI Secondary Education Graduate Fellow
Hometown: Albuquerque, New Mexico
Schools / Degrees: M.A. Teaching in Bilingual Education. Universidad de Alcalá, Instituto Franklin; M.A. Instructional Technology and Media, Columbia University
Placement: Office of Rep. Ben Ray Luján
Maria Moscoso - February 2016 Fellow of the Month

Feb 10, 2016

Maria Moscoso - February 2016 Fellow of the Month

CHCI-Coca-Cola Foundation Public Policy Fellow
Hometown: Miami, Florida
School: Smith College
Degree: B.A. Economics
Placement 1: Office of Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Placement
Placement 2: U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
Guillermo Ortiz - January 2016 Fellow of the Month

Jan 20, 2016

Guillermo Ortiz - January 2016 Fellow of the Month

CHCI-Shell STEM Public Policy Fellow
Hometown: South Orange, New Jersey
School: Johns Hopkins University
Degree: B.A. Global Environmental Change & Sustainability
Placement: Office of Sen. Robert Menendez
Placement: U.S. Department of Energy
Sara Garcia

Dec 1, 2015

Sara Garcia

CHCI Higher Education Graduate Fellow
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
School: University of Texas at San Antonio
Degree: M.S. Experimental Psychology
Placement: U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Labor, Education, and Pensions
Mateus Baptista

Nov 1, 2015

Mateus Baptista

CHCI-McDonald’s Higher Education Graduate Fellow
Hometown: Newark, New Jersey
School: Brown University
Degree: M.A. Urban Education Policy
Placement: Office of Sen. Tammy Baldwin
Randy Abreu

Oct 1, 2015

Randy Abreu

CHCI-PepsiCo Foundation Law Graduate Fellow
Hometown: Bronx, New York
School: Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Degree: Juris Doctor
Placement: U.S. House Committee on the Judiciary
Luis De Paz

Sep 1, 2015

Luis De Paz

CHCI-Altria Public Policy Fellow
Hometown: San Francisco, California
School: San Francisco State University
Degree: B.A. Latin American Studies
Placement: Office of Rep. Raúl Grijalva
Israel Nery

May 1, 2015

Israel Nery

PepsiCo Foundation Law Graduate Fellow
Hometown: Los Angeles, California
Schools/Degrees: Woodbury University, M.B.A.; University of Illinois College of Law, Juris Doctor
1st Placement: Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund
2nd Placement: Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives
Sarah Diaz

Apr 1, 2015

Sarah Diaz

PepsiCo Foundation Health Public Policy Fellow
Hometown: Malden, Massachusetts
School: Tufts University
Degree: B.A. Public Health
1st Placement: Office of Sen. Kay Hagan
2nd Placement: Planned Parenthood Federation of America
Rafael Hurtado Jr.

Mar 1, 2015

Rafael Hurtado Jr.

PepsiCo Foundation Pre-Law Public Policy Fellow
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
School: University of Illinois, Chicago
Degree: B.A. Criminology, Law, and Justice
1st Placement: Labor Council for Latin American Advancement
2nd Placement: Office of Rep. Luis Gutierrez
Claudia Flores and Emily Noriega

Feb 1, 2015

Claudia Flores and Emily Noriega

Altria Public Policy Fellow
Hometown: San Jose, California
School: Santa Clara University
Degree: B.A. Political Science
Placement: Office of Sen. Robert Menendez

Emily Noriega
Coca Cola Foundation Public Policy Fellow
Hometown: Coral Springs, FL
School: Florida Gulf Coast University
Braulio Salas

Jan 1, 2015

Braulio Salas

Secondary Education Graduate Fellow
Hometown: Silver Spring, Maryland
School: The University of Pennsylvania
Degree: M.S.Ed. Urban Education
Placement: National Urban League
Araceli Gutiérrez

Dec 1, 2014

Araceli Gutiérrez

PepsiCo Foundation Health Graduate Fellow
Hometown: Arvin, California
School: Harvard School of Public Health
Degrees: S.M. Society, Human Development and Health
Placement: Office of Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard
Margarita Chavez

Nov 1, 2014

Margarita Chavez

Davita Health Graduate Fellow
Hometown: Albuquerque, New Mexico
School: University of New Mexico-Main Campus
Degree: M.S. Community Health Education
Placement: Office of Sen. Tom Udall
Cheye-Ann Corona

Oct 1, 2014

Cheye-Ann Corona

Housing Graduate Fellow
Hometown: West Covina, California
School: University Of California, Los Angeles
Degrees: M.A. Urban Studies and Planning
Placement: Office of Congressional and Intergovernmental Relations, US Department of Housing and Urban Development
Eric Hernandez

May 1, 2014

Eric Hernandez

BP Foundation STEM Public Policy Fellow
Hometown: Detroit, Michigan
School: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Degree: B.S., Chemical Engineering
Placement: Democratic Leadership Office, Rep. Xavier Becerra
Scott Astrada

Mar 1, 2014

Scott Astrada

Housing Graduate Fellow
Hometown: Milford, Connecticut
School: Marquette University
Degrees: J.D.; M.A., Business Administration
Placement: U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs
Placement 2: U.S. Department of Treasury
Daphne Delgado

Feb 1, 2014

Daphne Delgado

PepsiCo Foundation Health Graduate Fellow
Hometown: Miami, Florida
School: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Degree: MPH, Health Behavior
Placement: Office of Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard