Name Sylvia Puente
First Name Sylvia
Last Name Puente
Office Holder General Trustee
Title Executive Director
Home City and State Chicago, IL
Brief Biography Executive director of the Latino Policy Forum, the only public policy and advocacy organization in the Chicago metropolitan area working to improve educational outcomes for children, make housing accessible and affordable, promote just immigration reform, and build the influence and leadership of the Latino community. She has been recognized as one of the “100 Most Influential Hispanics in the US” by Hispanic Business magazine. Puente holds an economics degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.