The inaugural CLEI’s State of California Latino Middle Class will examine the trends of Latino economic well-being in California. With Latinos’ growing demographic presence in the state—38.5% of the state’s population—a strong Latino middle class is essential to the future economic vitality of California. This event sets the foundation to address the expansion of the Latino middle class as a priority to the greater advancement of California and America’s economic growth.of California and America’s economic growth.
Time: 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Location: California Museum (Auditorium) - 1020 O Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
Registration Portal: http://bit.ly/CLEI_LatinoMiddleClass
Dr. Mindy Romero - Founder and Director of the California Civic Engagement Project (CCEP) at the University of Southern California’s Sol Price School of Public Policy
Lenny Mendonca - Chief Economic and Business Advisor to Governor Gavin Newsom and Director of the California Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz)
Mike Madrid - Senior Advisor at California Latino Economic Insitute