Women’s Forum of Wisconsin 

Latinos Changing the Face of the Midwest

Presented by Nancy Hernandez, President and Founder of ABRAZO Marketing
Wednesday, June 21 | 11:30

11:30-12:00 Registration and Networking
12:00-1:00 Luncheon and Presentation

$35 per person 
$500 for a sponsored table of eight

Featuring a Panel of Local Latina Business and Community Leaders:
Maria Graciano, Academic Advisor/Accessibility Services Coordinator, UW–Washington County
Maria Jostad, Manager of the Birth Center, St. Joseph’s Hospital
Carmen Lee, Loan Officer, Glacier Hills Credit Union
Marylou Mercado, Associate Dean of Nursing, Moraine Park Technical College

About Nancy Hernandez
Lifelong resident of Milwaukee Nancy Hernandez grew up in an underserved neighborhood and paved her own way to become the president and founder of ABRAZO Multicultural Marketing and Communication. Her firm is dedicated to connecting companies, institutions, and organizations with Hispanic, African-American, and Asian audiences. Nancy has received the Milwaukee Business Journal Women of Influence Award, BizTimes Milwaukee Wisconsin Innovator Award, and the Marquette College of Business Alumni Entrepreneurial Award. She is also the founder and past president of the Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee, past president of TEMPO Milwaukee, and has served in executive and philanthropic leadership roles for many regional organizations. 

Women’s Forum of Wisconsin Founding Committee Members
Bonnie Baerwald
Noelle Braun
Jillian Clark
Heather Dunn
Peggy Fischer
Kathleen Christenson Fisher
Prudence Pick Hway
Amy Johnson
Jackie Joseph-Silverstein
Mary Kurer
Ashley Mukasa
Claire Rolfs
Pam Schweiger
Laurie Winters