THE WAIT IS OVER! The 2019 Hispanic Women of Distinction have been selected. With more than 60 nominations, our judges were charged with having to select 12 along with a Latina Pioneer. 🤩👏
It was not easy for the judges with so many fantastic Latinas in south Florida, but they made their choice and we proudly announce them today! Follow us on Facebook: Hispanic Women of Distinction:

The 18th annual Hispanic Women of Distinction charity luncheon, presented by Latina Style Magazine, Bank of America and AARP Florida will take place on Friday, August 23rd at the Signature Grand in Davie, Florida and wil benefit the March of Dimes and Take Stock in Children. Visit:


ANDREA APA – Broward College – Pembroke Pines
DIANA ARTEAGA, Broward Health – Fort Lauderdale
ANA CASTILLA – TD Bank – Coral Gables
MARIANELA COLLADO – Tobias Financial Advisors – Plantation
AMANDA LAIRD FREY – Take Stock in Children – Miramar
BELINDA LEON – Premier Educational Consulting – Doral
MYRNA MAYSONET – Greenspoon Marder – Fort Lauderdale
AURORA ORTIZ -Solid Waste Authority P.B. – Palm Beach
JASMIN ORTIZ-BATIR – OMS Associates – Plantation
CLAUDIA PUIG – Univision Communications – Coral Gables
GRACIELA VALDES – Fine Art Photography – Fort Lauderdale

2019 Latina Pioneer – BETTY ALONSO – Founding Pres/CEO
ConnectFamilias – Miami