WELCOME REMARKS: ANGELICA PEREZ-LITWIN, PHD
ABOUT ANGELICA PEREZ-LITWIN
Angelica Perez-Litwin, PhD, is a social tech entrepreneur and psychologist, recognized as one of the Top 50 Influential Latinos by Hispanic Business Magazine, named a Latina Tech Leader by NBC Latino. Dr. Perez-Litwin is a regular contributor on the Huffington Post and a regular guest on National Public Radio (NPR). She has made guest appearances on the Today Show, Univision, Telemundo and HTIN. A practicing Clinical Psychologist, Dr. Perez-Litwin formerly held a research faculty appointment at New York University School of Medicine, where she engaged in cross-cultural research. Dr. Perez-Litwin has a Bachelor’s Degree from Columbia University and a PhD in Clinical Psychology from Fordham University. She is an alumna of the National Hispana Leadership Institute (NHLI) Executive Leadership Program, and the Harvard Kennedy School of Government Executive Education.
ABOUT LATINAS THINK BIG LA
On Friday, October 11, 2013, hundreds of innovative and socially-minded Latinas met at Google’s Los Angeles Office for the second stop on the LATINAS THINK BIG™ national tour.
Sponsored by Google and broadcast to virtual viewers via Google+ Hangout On Air, LATINAS THINK BIG™ LA featured presentations by five talented Latina innovators–Noramay Cadena, Estefania Ortiz, Veronica Villafañe, Pamela Campos Palma, and Rocio Romero–and honored three innovative Latino professionals–Monica Gil, Eliana Murillo, and Martin Mares–for the outstanding leadership and commitment they have contributed to the Latino community.