February 12, 2014
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 12, 2014- The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF), the nation’s preeminent organization supporting Latino higher education, today announced the addition of four new members to its Board of Directors, effective immediately: Angel Morales, Managing Partner, North Cove Partners; Adam Rodriguez, Actor/Director; Edgar Sandoval, Vice President, Global Feminine Care, The Procter and Gamble Company; and Juan Galarraga, Vice President, Store Operations - Stores Supply Chain, Target Corporation. They bring further diversity to a uniquely cross-industry board led by James McNamara, Founder and Chairman of Panamax Films LLC.
“Angel, Adam, Edgar, and Juan bring tremendous leadership, special expertise, and experience to the table, from a wide range of industries. This is an important moment in our history for them to be joining our board – a time of significant growth and transformation. I’m confident they will make enormous contributions, as the board and management team take the Hispanic Scholarship Fund to the next level” said Fidel Vargas, President & CEO. “Their varied backgrounds will aid us in better serving our HSF Scholars, strengthening our corporate and institutional partnerships, and building value for our community. Each of these outstanding individuals has the ability to help us increase, by magnitudes of order, the number of scholarships we are able to give deserving students across the nation.”
To learn more about these additions to the Board of Directors visit http://hsf.net/en/about-hsf/people/board-of-directors/
About the Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Founded in 1975, the Hispanic Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to Latino students, as well as related support services. HSF seeks to give students all the tools they need to apply to college, do well in their course work, graduate, enter a profession, excel, help lead our nation going forward, and mentor the generations to come. As the nation’s largest not-for-profit organization supporting Hispanic American higher education, the Fund has awarded over $430 million in scholarships and provides a range of ancillary programs for students, HSF Scholars, and their families. HSF further strives to make college education a top priority for every Latino family across the nation, mobilizing our community to proactively advance that goal – each individual, over a lifetime, in every way he/she can. For more information about the Hispanic Scholarship Fund please visit: www.HSF.net.