The Hispanic Women's Council is a non-profit, intergenerational organization established in 1988 to promote, support and create opportunities for Hispanic women. Our members are from all walks of life and range in age from 20 to 90. The activities we undertake promote networking, education, and cultural preservation. We also place emphasis on celebrating and documenting the achievements of Hispanic women.

HWC 2022 Board of Directors

Nicole Florez

Marissa Elías
Immediate Past-President & Secretary

Melissa Rodríguez
Vice President

Raqui Martínez

Christina Brigance

Maria Meier

Vangie Samora

Lucretia Vigil

MAJ (Ret.) Linda C. Zamora

HWC 2020 Board of Directors
Hispanic Women's Council
2021/2022 Scholarship Recipients

Ariana Aragon,
BA Education

Jazmin Arciniega,
BS Nursing

Rylee Brachle,
BS Population Health

Lizzet Castillo,
Doctor of Medicine

Brenda Elias,
BA Sociology

Kyla Fugate,
BA Environmental Planning & Design/Landscape
Architecture Sustainability

Esther Garcia,
BA Education

Maria Estela Gonzalez,
MS Nursing

Analissa Gutierrez,
BS Population Health

Anjelica Jimenez,
Doctor of Physical Therapy

Alma Lozano,
AS Biology

Nicole Martinez,
Doctor of Medicine

Samantha Martinez,
MS Occupational Therapy

Yohana Martinez,
BBA Business Administratio

Vivian Marquez De La Garza,
AS Biology

Nancy Orduño-Villa,
Doctor of Medicine

Analissa Pizarro,
AAS Nursing

Erin Price-Borunda,
BS Nursing

Irma Rocio Vazquez,
PhD Mechanical Engineering

Alyssa Ramos,
BS Dental Hygiene

Evelyn Rouse,
BS Nursing

Lynn Saavedra,
MS Nursing

Dulce Saldivar,
BBA Liberal Arts

Brittney Sanchez,
Doctor of Medicine

Roxana Sanchez,
MS Occupational Therapy

Simone Sena,
BS Biology

Maria Vielma,
BA Criminology/Spanish

Kristal Vigil,
Doctor of Physical Therapy

Related Links

Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce


Membership levels

2022 Masquerade Ball
2022 Masquerade Ball