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95% of our HoPe Team is composed of Alumni who have graduated from our program and have returned to serve the rising generation. 90% of our HoPe Team volunteers at least 40 hours a month to ensure the organization reaches success in its programming, events, and initiatives. Meet our amazing team below: 

LEADERSHIP
TEAM

David Araya I President and Chief Executive Officer

Angela Hurtado I Vice President and Creative Chief Officer

Diana Baza Martinez I Director of Programming

Chelsey Castro I Director of Operations

OUR TEAM

We are movers and shakers, introverts and extroverts, HoPe 

enthusiasts and world changers. Together we work together to

elevate the rising generation.

TEAM
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CHAPTERS

DEPARTMENT

Diana Baza Martinez I Director of Programming

Ashley Rodriguez | Chapter Programming Coordinator

Maria Jose Gonzalez Gomez I Chapters Marketing Coordinator

Melanie Castro-Coronado I Chapters Education Coordinator

Monserrat Vasquez I Chapters Service Coordinator

Montserrat Mendez | Chapters Advisor Coordinator

Valentina Rincon I Chapters President Coordinator

Elisa Lara I Chapter Success Specialist 

Erika Turcios-Galvez I Chapter Success Specialist

Fabio Avila I Chapter Success Specialist

Jacqueline Ramirez-Medina | Chapter Success Specialist

Nayeli Herrera | Chapter Success Specialist

Sofia Magana I Chapter Success Specialist

Zarina Frausto I Chapter Success Specialist

Ayleen Lopez-Barragan I Leadership Coach

Giovanni Cammarota | Leadership Coach

Isabela Hurtado I Leadership Coach

Jaazyel Benzant I Leadership Coach

Marjorie Licona-Rivera I Leadership Coach

Michelle Juarez-Cerna I Leadership Coach

Monserrat Rangel I Leadership Coach

Natalia Chavez I Leadership Coach

Roxana Gonzalez- Leon | Leadership Coach

Saaby Simon | Leadership Coach

CREATIVE
DEPARTMENT

Angela Hurtado I Vice President and Creative Chief Officer

Anahi Tejada I Marketing Intern and Instagram Coordinator

Anahi Tejada Graphic Designer

Maria Jose Gonzalez Gomez Junior Graphic Designer

Moises Cortez Guerra I Junior Graphic Designer

Nicole Munoz Junior Graphic Designer

Ashley Rodriguez Photographer

Jimmy Padilla Photographer

Zara Madrigal I Video Content Creator and Website Editor

DEVELOPMENT
DEPARTMENT

David Araya I President and Chief Executive Officer

Dianira Hernandez I Chapter Administrative Coordinator

Anayeli Moreno I Donor Experience Specialist

EXPANSION
DEPARTMENT

Diana Baza Martinez I Director of Programming

Ashley Rodriguez I Chapter Programming Coordinator

Raymond Pan I Expansion Coordinator

OPERATIONS
DEPARTMENT

Chelsey Castro I Director of Operations

Alejandra Gomez I HoPe Team Coordinator

Andrea Morales I HoPe Team Coordinator

Atalia Jacinto I Chapter Operations Specialist 

Emily Barragan I Chapter Operations Specialist 

Gabriela Mendoza I Chapter Operations Specialist 

Jose Ruiz-Zepeda I Chapter Operations Specialist 

Joseph Grados I Chapter Operations Specialist

Michele Molina-Cuevas I Chapter Operations Specialist

Odalis Marcial I Chapter Operations Specialist

SIGNATURE EVENTS
DEPARTMENT

Chelsey Castro I Director of Operations

Karla Negrete I Exhibitor Coordinator

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