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CHCI Welcomes New Board Members

Welcome to our Newest Board Members!

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) proudly welcomes Peter R. Villegas, Vice President and Head of the Office of Latin Affairs, The Coca-Cola Company, to the CHCI Board of Directors, Maria Luisa Boyce, Director of Global Public Affairs, United Parcel Service (UPS), and Martin J. Durbin, Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, American Petroleum Institute (API), as the newest members of the CHCI Advisory Council.

In their newly elected roles, these three leaders will assist in expanding CHCI’s mission and reach through strategic counsel and fundraising support.

CHCI’s Board of Directors and Advisory Council are comprised of members of Congress, nonprofit, union and corporate leaders who offer their expertise and insight to propel the organization’s impact.

We are proud to welcome three extraordinary executives who are committed to ensuring the future workforce is diverse; and that talented Latino youth are equipped with the tools needed to maximize their potential.
— Domenika Lynch, CHCI’s President & CEO

To learn more about the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, the Board of Directors, the Advisory Council, and the organization’s robust programs, please visit

About CHCI
CHCI is the premier Hispanic nonprofit and nonpartisan 501(c)(3) leadership development organization in the country that educates, empowers, and connects Latino youth by providing leadership development programs and educational services. CHCI directly impacts the lives of more than 1,600 students and young professionals each year through its fellowships, congressional internships, and R2L NextGen program. CHCI NextOpp is its latest resource allowing young Latinos to save, search and share life-changing opportunities for Latinos across the United States.