National Executive Director
League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC)
Brent Wilkes manages the operations of the LULAC, the United States’ largest and oldest Hispanic National organization, with primary focus on national policy and legislative advocacy, membership development and program and resource development. Wilkes is working hard to improve the quality of life for Hispanic Americans by guiding LULAC on its way to becoming a million-member organization. In 2004, Wilkes helped launch the LULAC Leadership Initiative which has resulted in the establishment of 23 community technology centers, 26 housing counseling programs and 10 middle school science programs.