Shirley Bittlingmaier, Artistic Director
Board of Directors 2018-2020
Indira Danner, President
Henry Ignacio Padrón-Morales, Vice-President
Henry brings years of experience to our board. He is a kindergarten teacher in the Rochester City School District in the Dual Language program at James PB Duffy School 12.
Erica Carreras, Secretary
Evelyn D’Agostino, Founder & Treasurer
Evelyn D’Agostino is the Founder & Treasurer of Grupo Cultural Latinos En Rochester. She was born in Panama in the town of Arraiján. In 2006 Evelyn brought her drive and Passion to Western New York.
Jazmin Ruiz, Director of Programs
Jazmin is a Toxicologist at Xerox. She moved from Houston to Rochester, NY in 2016.
Explaining where she is from is not a simple answer because she comes from a military family. She was born in Germany, grew up in Texas, and her family is from Colon, Panama.
Jazmin is dedicated to giving back to the community no matter where she lives. She currently volunteers for various local organizations around the city including the YWCA, Xerox Science Consultant Program, the City of Rochester’s Pillars of Hope, and the Rochester Latino Rotary Club. Jazmin joined the GCLER board in 2018.