Future Hispanic Leaders of America

Keynote Speaker: Cristian Arcega from Underwater Dreams and Spare Parts

March 3, 2018 - Idaho State University

The conference will provide the opportunity for participants to learn about different careers in health and technology. Participants will also connect with role models and mentors in the respective industries.

5th Annual Hispanic Healthcare Careers & Technology Conference


Healthcare Presenters
Manuel Agapito Sierra, MD
Center Counseling LLC

Laura Alvarez, LPC
License Professional Counselor
Terry Reilly Health Services

Jacob DeLaRosa, MD
Cardio-Thoracic Surgeon
Portneuf Medical Center

Luis M. Fernandez, MD
Family Medicine Physician
Portneuf Primary Care

Panel - Certified Medical Assistant & Licensed Practical Nurse
Community Council of Idaho

Deanna Nunez
Registered Nurse
Family Medicine Residency of Idaho

Technology Presenters

Juan Alvarez
Deputy Laboratory Director & COO
Idaho National Laboratory

Garold (Gary) Gresham, PhD
Advisory Scientist
Idaho National Laboratory

Lorenzo Vega-Montoto, PhD
Staff Scientist, Chemical and Radiation
Idaho National Laboratory

Luis A Quinones
Nuclear Engineer
Idaho National Laboratory

Ruben Torres
Chemical Process Engineer
On Semiconductor

Walter Gonzalez
Research, Biochemistry
Idaho National Laboratory


To find out more about the professions featured in this year's conference please refer to the Occupational Outlook Handbook.