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About Us

The Chamber volunteers and staff are guided in their day-to day activities by our statement of Mission and Vision. Our Board of Directors are in charged of planning and implementing the strategic direction and policies needed to continue with our mandate.

Chamber Board of Directors generally meet on the first Tuesday of each month.
At the Toronto Hispanic Chamber of Commerce we believe in proactively representing our members at all levels of government, on issues of importance to our business community.

The Board of Directors

President, Richard Morales, M.Eng., P.Eng. – Colombian
Executive manager working in 4 different countries for more than 20 years and passionate about improvement and processes, with quality and details orientate in the need and the satisfaction of the client.  With the experience of computer engineer and entrepreneur make her vision stronger to e client.  With the experience of computer engineer and entrepreneur make her vision stronger to support companies and programs be successful.  “I am happy to contribute give back to the community through ” “I am happy to contribute give back to the community through .

Treasurer, Jaime Gonzalez – Colombian

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Vice President, Elena Jara

Elena Jara is the Education Coordinator for Credit Canada. She has been with Credit Canada for 18 years and has held many different positions within the organization and received a Bachelor degree from York University and her Bankruptcy Insolvency Certificate from Ryerson University; she has led a significant number of financial education workshops to organizations such as colleges, universities and a variety of community agencies.  She is credited for helping coordinate “Credit Education Week Canada,” which is now in its 5th year. She helped develop and continues to oversee the “Credit Education Week Canada” website.  Elena has appeared on Global TV, CTV, and has been featured in the Toronto Star, The Globe & Mail and The Toronto Sun. Elena is a board member for Credit Association of Greater Toronto, and the Downview Legal Clinic.

Partnerships, Katiuska Rivas – Venezuelan

She obtained her Bachelor of Business Administration degree and Specialization in Finance at The Santa Maria University, Caracas-Venezuela . Due to her excellent results in her career,  she was the first woman to participate in IESA Sales Leaders Program. After working as a Financial Manager for special projects of the Atlantis Group in the Caribbean, she finally settled in Toronto-Canada with her family working at the corporate level as Coordinator of international relocation for executives of multinational companies worldwide. She is currently working as a Real Estate Agent at Ipro Realty, Katiuska has managed to establish social and commercial links with the Hispanic communities of Toronto thus becoming a community leader with a lot of charisma and enthusiasm to help humanitarian causes.

Chairs

Membership: Janeth Lara – Colombian – janeth.lara@thcc.ca

Executive manager working in 4 different countries for more than 20 years and passionate about improvement and processes, with quality and details orientate in the need and the satisfaction of the client.  With the experience of computer engineer and entrepreneur make her vision stronger to support companies and programs be successful.  “I am happy to contribute and give back to the community through THCC”.

Marketing: Maria Elena Figueroa – Venezuelan – mariaelena.figueroa@thcc.ca

Executive manager working in 4 different countries for more than 20 years and passionate about improvement and processes, with quality and details orientate in the need and the satisfaction of the client.  With the experience of computer engineer and entrepreneur make her vision stronger to support companies and programs be successful.  “I am happy to contribute and give back to the community through “.

Marketing Co-Chair: Patricia Riveron – Mexican

My passion and everyday challenges are being able to help startups and businesses to grow in the online world. The greatest experience I had has been working with travel & student agencies, worldwide e-commerces, local business and freelancers. It is an honor being part of the work team at thcc.ca, the organization encourages me to learn with the marketing for different industries and cultures. I love to learn and work there. Thank you THCC.

Events: Zamira Tactuk

Public Relations: Monica Linares – Colombian