February 2013

Geek of the Week Elena V. RiosDr. Elena Rios is the president and CEO of the National Hispanic Medical Association, an organization whose mission is to improve the health of Hispanics. In addition to this role, Dr. Rios is president of NHMA’s National Hispanic Health Foundation, which collaborates with New York University’s Graduate School of […]

Geek of the Week Lateef Sarnor Lateef Sarnor is the head of multicultural sales and market strategy at AOL, where he oversees sales strategy and marketing initiatives for the company’s diverse audiences, including African-American, Hispanic, and LGBT audiences. Prior to this role, Sarnor spent four years as the director of the brand solutions digital practice […]

  Geek of the Week Fernando LaguardaFernando Laguarda is the policy counsel and vice president of public policy and affairs at Time Warner Cable. In this role, Laguarda’s primary responsibility is to work with non-elected policy stakeholders, including think tanks, academics, inter-governmental groups, and civil and human rights organizations. In addition, Laguarda directs the company’s […]

Geek of the Week Jessica ZufoloJessica Zufolo is the deputy administrator of the Rural Utilities Service, a position she has had since her 2009 appointment by President Barack Obama. Prior to her current role, Zufolo served as senior policy director for telecommunications, media, and technology research with Medley Global Advisors, a position she held for […]