Board of Trustees

Ex-Officio Members

Ambassador Nestor Mendez
Vice Chairman
Assistant Secretary General
Organization of American States

Luis Almagro Lemes
Secretary General | Organization of American States

Officers of the Board

Luis A. Ubiñas
Past President
Ford Foundation

Edouard Baussan
1st Vice President
Vice Chairman

Alexandra Valderrama
2nd Vice President
Manager, Int’l Government Affairs Policy, Government and Public Affairs

Kathleen C. Barclay
Past President, AACCLA
Asesorías KCB, Ltda.

Alexandra Aguirre
Secretary & General Counsel
Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig, P.A. 

Board Members

Philippe R. Armand
Chairman & CEO
Groupe Dynamic, S.A.

William D. Gambrel
Past President, AACCLA
Past President, BankBoston, Colombia

Angela Franco
President & CEO
Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

J. Nicholas Galt
Executive Chairman
President, AACCLA
TSL Group, Trinidad & Tobago

Frank D. Gómez
Retired Foreign Service Officer

Federico Gonzalez-Denton
Associate Vice President
Government Relations Latin America & Caribbean
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.

German Herrera
Industrial Practice Leader
Egon Zehnder


Philip Kelliher
Vice President
Americas Distribution Services Division
Caterpillar Inc.

Robert M. McGee
Past PADF President
Past President, Occidental International Corporation




David L. Hunt
Vice President & Chief
Operating Officer Global
Division Educational Testing Service (ETS)

Craig Kelly
Director for the Americas
International Government Relations ExxonMobil

Javier Saade
Senior Fellow, Beeck Center for Social Impact & Innovation, Georgetown University and Executive in Residence, Columbia University Technology Ventures

Marcos Jimenez
CEO, U.S. & Canada

Tom H. Kenna
Chairman, AACCLA
President & Director General, Panama Canal Railway Company

Shirley Sowma-Sumter
C. Kersten & Co. N.V.