Baltimore City Hispanic Commission


Board Information

Name Baltimore City Hispanic Commission
Function The Baltimore City Hispanic Commission was established by a City Council ordinance in 2007 to serve as a liaison between Baltimore’s Hispanic community and Baltimore City government entities. The Commission researches and monitors issues and policies affecting Baltimore’s Hispanic/Latino population, and recommends legislative and policy solutions to the Mayor, the City Council, City agencies and other organizations. Finally, the Hispanic Commission promotes awareness of Hispanic/Latino culture to Baltimore’s citizens, officials, and business leaders.
Composition Baltimore City Hispanic Commission
City Council Approval Yes
Legal Authority Baltimore City Code Article 1 § 52-1
Liason/Executive Director Name Catalina Rodriguez Lima
Liason/Executive Director Phone 410-396-8056
Liason/Executive Director Email



Position Member Name Term Started Term Expires Appointed By
Member Elizabeth Alex, LGSW September 18, 2017 December 1, 2020 Mayor
Member Juan Barbaran October 16, 2017 December 1, 2020 Mayor
Member Ana Maria Caballero Schwartz September 25, 2017 December 1, 2020 Mayor
Member Marly Cardona October 16, 2017 December 1, 2020 Mayor
Member Gavriel 'Gabe" Cazares October 16, 2017 December 1, 2020 Mayor
Member Faviola Donato-Galindo October 16, 2017 December 1, 2020 Mayor
Member Flor Giusti October 16, 2017 December 1, 2020 Mayor
Member Elvis Guzman October 30, 2017 December 1, 2020 Mayor
Member Katie Long October 30, 2017 December 1, 2020 Mayor
Member Jaime Paniagua October 30, 2017 December 1, 2020 Mayor
Member Mark Parker October 30, 2017 December 1, 2020 Mayor
Member David Rosario December 4, 2017 December 1, 2020 Mayor
Member Hector Manzano N/A N/A Director of DPW
Member VACANT N/A N/A Executive Director of Housing Authority of Baltimore City
Member VACANT N/A N/A Health Commissioner
Member VACANT N/A N/A Council President
Member Catalina Rodriguez N/A N/A Mayor