Our Staff

Programa Velasco Staff
First Row:

  • Cesar Gomez, Economic Initiatives Coordinator
  • Fatima Villamariona, Psychologist
  • Veronica Navarro, Social Worker and Child Development Center Coordinator

Second Row:

  • Allison Ramirez, Programa Velasco In-Country
  • Annie Boyd-Ramirez, Programa Velasco Executive Director

Staff not in the photo:

  • Flor Castro Mejia, Temporary In-Country Director
  • Katherine Cornejo Mena, Communications Intern

Special thanks to our volunteers!
We are also very grateful for our their generous time, effort, and support they share with us!

  • Carrie Todd, Bookkeeper
  • Carissa Molina, Graphic Designer
  • Sister Dorothy Randal, CSJ, Advisor 

Our Board Members:

Chantal deAlcuaz, Secretary
Social Justice Advocate and Activist 

Tito deAlcuaz, Director
Retired Business Owner

Luis Calero, SJ, Director
Santa Clara University 

Katy Erker-Lynch, Director

Patty Rauch-Neustadter, President
Santa Clara University Law School              

Andy Mark, Treasurer 
Pacific Investment Management Company    

Nancy Svobda, Director 
Retired College Professor     

Juan Velasco, Director 
Santa Clara University 

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Contact Information

Programa Velasco

P.O. Box 601
Downers Grove, Illinois 60515
Tel: (331) 481-6517
E-mail: [email protected]