Jerry Gonzalez

Jerry Gonzalez (He/Him/Él) is the founding and current Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Georgia Association of Latino Elected Officials (GALEO) and the GALEO Latino Community Development Fund (GLCDF). GALEO was…Read Full Bio

David García

David García (He/Him/El) is a first-generation U.S. citizen, veteran, and college graduate born in Los Angeles, California, to immigrant parents from El Salvador.  Following his graduation from Marietta High School…Read Full Bio

Elizabeth Scott

Elizabeth Scott (She/Her/Ella) is the Development Director of GALEO Latino Community Development Fund and the GALEO Impact Fund who lives in Atlanta, Georgia. Elizabeth graduated from Georgia Southern University with a Bachelor of Science…Read Full Bio

Erik Francisco Medina

Erik Francisco Medina (He/Him/Él) is the Communications Manager of GALEO and GALEO Impact Fund. Erik is a writer, filmmaker, and development producer from Canóvanas, Puerto Rico. He brings a much-needed…Read Full Bio

Jeniffer Chow

Jeniffer Chow (She/Her/Ella) is a Salvadorian-Nicaraguan-Chinese Program Manager for Civic Engagement for GALEO. She is from Atlanta, GA. Raised by immigrants, Chow graduated from Georgia State University with a Bachelor…Read Full Bio

Leopoldo “Polo” Vargas

Leopoldo “Polo” Vargas (He/Him/Él) is a Mexican-American Program Coordinator for Operations and Communications for GALEO. He is from Guanajuato, Mexico. Raised in Fayetteville, GA, Polo graduated with a Bachelor’s degree…Read Full Bio

Elizabeth Silva

Born and raised in Atlanta, Elizabeth Silva (She/Her/Ella) is a Mexican-American Program Coordinator for Leadership Development for GALEO. Elizabeth holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Managerial Sciences and a…Read Full Bio

Darrick Alvarez

Darrick Alvarez (He/Him/El) is a Peruvian-American community organizer for GALEO. He is from Atlanta, Georgia. Born in Orlando, Florida, Darrick graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science with a…Read Full Bio

Nancy Camacho

Nancy Camacho is GALEO’s DeKalb County Community Organizer. She was born and raised in Moroleon, Guanajuato, Mexico. She moved to the U.S at the age of 17. Nancy is a…Read Full Bio

Ramses Jimenez

Born in Mexico City and raised in Atlanta, Ramses Jimenez (He/Him/Él) serves as one of our Community Organizers. Ramses holds a Bachelor of Business in Marketing from Georgia State University.…Read Full Bio

Braulio Peña

Braulio Peña (He/Him/El) is a Mexican-American community organizer for GALEO. He was born in Jalisco, Mexico and is from Atlanta, Georgia. Braulio graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration…Read Full Bio

Alba Lucero Villarreal

Alba Lucero Villarreal (She/Her/Ella) is our Assistant Program Coordinator for Leadership Development. As a Mexican-American woman from a low-income and first-generation background, Alba continuously advocates for her community. She has…Read Full Bio