The Board is composed of advocacy leaders and institution builders who collectively reflect the broad pro-immigrant community with respect to race/ethnicity, geographical, religious, and political views. They include leaders of national advocacy groups, leaders of state/local advocacy groups, leaders of organizations serving immigrants and/or refugees, key players in the immigration debate, and community leaders.


Laura Reiff, Chair
Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Eddie Aldrete, Vice Chair
International Bank of Commerce

Rich Stolz, Treasurer

Louis Malfaro, Secretary
American Federation of Teachers

Board of Directors

Sayu Bhojwani
The New American Leaders Project

Jeb Bush, Jr.
Jeb Bush & Associates, LLC

Renata Calderaro
The Calderaro Tyrrell Law Group

Manuel Cunha, Jr.
Nisei Farmers League

Cástulo de la Rocha
AltaMed Health Services Corporation

James Lopez
Division Chief (Retired), Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department

Bob Naerebout
Idaho Dairymen’s Association

Fred Niehaus
Interactive Global Solutions, LLC

Suzii Paynter
Cooperative Baptist Fellowship

Arturo Sarukhan
Mexican Ambassador to the United States, 2007-2013

The Most Reverend Jaime Soto
Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Sacramento

Dr. Warren H. Stewart, Sr.
First Institutional Baptist Church

Nan Stockholm Walden, J.D.
Farmers Investment Co. (FICO)

Felicia Wong
The Roosevelt Institute