Power Summit Information
8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., 3rd floor near Studio 12
$35 Full day Power Summit (includes: light breakfast, corporate box lunch and dessert reception)
For groups of 5 or greater please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 303.398.7405
Spanish and English translation will be available. One panel session will be presented primarily in Spanish.
Breakfast & Lunch
Continental breakfast will be served from 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. on the 3rd Floor, Studio 12.
Lunch will be provided. Event will end with a dessert reception.
We want to hear about your experience so that we can continue to bring you relevant content and ensure that you have a great time at future events. Please participate in our short surveys during the day to let us know how we are doing. Evaluation will be digital on your mobile device.
We will have a professional photographer capturing images of our attendees throughout the day at the Power Summit. The Latino Community Foundation of Colorado will utilize these photos in future promotions and campaigns around its work.
Arts Complex Garage at 13th and Arapahoe – This parking lot is across the street from the Newman Building for theatre Education. Limited prepaid parking is available for $15. General admission prices vary depending on day and time. Please see DCPA’s website for more parking options.
8:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:00 - 9:10 a.m.
Ramona Beltran MSW, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of Denver Graduate School of Social Work
9:25 - 9:55 a.m.
Keynote: Be The Change, Unapologetically Latina
Sonia Gutierrez, Anchor, 9News
9:55 - 10:25 a.m.
10:25 - 11:30 a.m.
Community Influencers Panel
Gabriela Domenzain, Latino Policy Institute, Providence, Rhode Island
Yesenia Arreola, Upward Bound Program, Rifle, Colorado
Dolores Del Campo, Morgan Community College, Ft. Morgan, Colorado
Silvia Hernandez, Grupo Esperanza, Colorado Springs, Colorado
Angela Tzul, Mujer Fuerza y Sentimiento, Denver, Colorado
11:30 - 12:30 p.m.
Recharge & Rejuvenate Lunch
12:30 - 1:00 p.m.
Keynote: Observations around Latina Identity
Denise Soler Cox,
Latina filmmaker and cultural storyteller, Project Eñye
1:00 - 1:35 p.m.
Performances on Latina Leadership: Stories of Impact
Itzel Santos, Colorado Circles for Change
Victoria Gomez Betancourt, Colorado Organization for Latina Opportunity and Reproductive Rights
Nelly Garcia, Hispanic Affairs Project
Dr. Violeta Garcia, Latinitas in STEM
Candi CdeBaca, Project Voyce
Alma Urbano, Project Voyce
1:35 - 1:45 p.m.
Latinas LEAD Award Presentation
1:45 - 1:55 p.m.
Building Your Life's Legacy
Patricia Barela Rivera, Senior Managing Fellow,
Las Mujeres Valientes Fellowship
1:55 - 2:00 p.m.
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Let’s LEAD Networking and Dessert Reception
The Conservatory Theatre and Studio 12 are inside the Newman Building for Theatre Education. The DPAC parking garage is located across Arapahoe Street.