Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Latino Leaders Luncheon Series To Honor Soledad O'Brien


The third Latino Leaders Luncheon Series event of the year will honor Soledad O'Brien, CNN anchor and special correspondent. The event will be held September 22, 2009.

O’Brien’s most recent project, Black in America 2, was a four-hour documentary focusing on successful community leaders who are improving the lives of African-Americans.

She is currently working at CNN to produce Latino In America, the third documentary in the "In America" series. Scheduled to ait this October, it will focus on the growing U.S. Hispanic population and the pertinent issues that face the community.

Soledad is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and the National Association of Hispanic Journalists. She is a graduate of Harvard University


Latino Leaders Network is a non-profit organization whose mission is to develop ongoing opportunities to bring leaders together, to establish relationships and dialogue on issues important to the Latino community, and promote the social and economic advancement of the Latino community in the United States by developing opportunities for current and prospective Latino leaders to meet and dialogue on issues of concern.
Post a Comment