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Vivian Huelgo

Vivian Huelgo (Ella/she/her), Chief Programs Officer, Esperanza United

Vivian Huelgo (Ella/she/her), Chief Programs Officer, Esperanza United

What work do you do with the Commission?

I serve as Liaison from Esperanza United.

What inspires you, professionally and personally?

To continue the much needed training for lawyers who represent survivors of gender-based violence.

What are your areas of expertise or what areas are particularly interesting to you?

Criminal law, family law, gender based violence, and the intersection with Latin@ communities.

Who inspires you?

The other working moms in my life. They are amazing!

What do you do to relax, de-stress, or recharge your batteries?


What is your favorite comfort food?

Chocolate cake.

How can attorneys, judges, and advocates engage with the Commission?

Listen in and learn from programming and share info and announcements with networks.

Why should someone donate to the Commission?

The work is essential. Survivors deserve the best trained lawyers. The best training for lawyers is here. 

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