Latino and Puerto Rican

Latino and Puerto Rican Subcommission focus its efforts on issues affecting the Latino and Puerto Rican community in Connecticut by recommending and promoting the economic development, education, health and political well-being of their population. The Sub-Commission accomplishes this goal by researching best practices models, conducting fact-finding hearings, and via partnerships that use a cross-cultural lens to conduct their policy work in the Connecticut General Assembly.

Latino Sub-Commission Membership
Leticia Colon de Mejias, Commissioner – Sub-Commission Interim Chair
Gladys Rivera, Commissioner
Hilda Nieves, Commissioner
Werner Oyanadel, Staff