WASHINGTON, DC – The Congressional Hispanic Leadership (CHLI) is pleased to
announce Yisel Cabrera as CHLI’s new program manager. She will be responsible for
developing, implementing and evaluating CHLI’s public policy initiatives and the highly
competitive Ford CHLI Leadership Program. This program brings university students
from across the country to work in the nation’s capital.
"We are fortunate to have Yisel join us on staff and look forward to her leadership as we
continue to grow and expand our organization,” said Octavio Hinojosa, CHLI Executive
"I am delighted to join such an impressive organization committed to the advancement
of the U.S. Hispanic community,” said Yisel Cabrera, "CHLI has a great future, and I am
excited to be part of it.”
Prior to joining CHLI, Yisel was a project coordinator at the Self Reliance Foundation.
She was responsible for coordinating the daily operations of a
science education outreach project with a $3 million budget funded by the National