Theresa Solano Named President/CEO of the Latina Chamber of Denver

DENVER — Theresa M. Solano has been named the
first President/CEO of the Latina Chamber of Denver. As the first
Latina chamber organization in the nation, the Latina Chamber is
committed to promoting and advancing the personal, professional, and
business interests of Latinas, their families and their communities.

“These are very exciting times for the Latina Chamber and we are
extremely proud and excited to have Theresa Solano as our first
President/CEO. Theresa is a true testament to the Latina Chamber’s
mission and a Latina leader who shares our core values. We will work
closely with her to break new barriers and empower all Latinas, their
families and their communities,” said Jessika Aerni, Chair, Board of
Directors.

Ms. Solano has extensive expertise in the area of business Development
and Community and Corporate Relations both in the Denver metro area as
well as nationally. She was recently named the recipient of the 2009
Hispanic Hero Award by the Colorado Rapids; currently serves as the
President of the Board of Directors of Mi Casa Resource Center; is a
mayoral appointee and co-chair to the Denver Latino Commission and
serves as the Vice-Chair of the Board of Trustees of Escuela
Tlateolco. Ms. Solano is one of two recipients of the Public Service
Credit Union Annual Scholarship and is currently a student at The
Women’s College of The University of Denver.

“It is the core belief of the Latina Chamber that everyone should have
a fair chance and no one should be left behind for lack of access,
knowledge and assistance in achieving their goals. I am looking
forward to giving back to the community and helping others find their
way in life,” said Theresa Solano, President/CEO, Latina Chamber,
Denver, CO.