Board Members

The Latin American Board (LAB) serves as an advisory board to the President and Provost of Georgetown University for Latin American engagement. Managed by a volunteer Board of Directors comprised of the Region’s most influential leaders from the public, private and non-profit sectors, the LAB seeks to develop and strengthen the relationship between the University and Ibero-America through partnerships and the execution of high impact initiatives on campus and in the region.

  • Ricardo Ernst, Managing Director
  • Ignacio Alvarez, Puerto Rico
  • Antonio Ardila, Colombia
  • Manuel Balbontin, Chile
  • Alberto Beeck, Peru
  • Mario Canahuati, Honduras
  • Gerardo Chapa, Mexico
  • Miguel Dueñas, El Salvador
  • Jorge Errazuriz, Chile
  • Alvaro Fernandez Garza, Mexico
  • Ernesto Fernandez Holmann, Nicaragua
  • Luis Fortuño, Puerto Rico
  • Enrique García, Bolivia
  • Fernando Gentil, Brazil
  • Rolando Gonzalez-Bunster, Argentina
  • Dionisio Gutierrez, Guatemala
  • Alejandro Legorreta, Mexico
  • Samuel Lewis, Chairman, Panamá
  • Gally Mayer, Costa Rica
  • Lorenzo Mendoza, Venezuela
  • Nelson Ortiz, Venezuela
  • Rafael Rangel, Mexico
  • Andres Tessak, El Salvador
  • Christina Trapaga, Puerto Rico
  • Juan Paulo Treviño, Mexico
  • Sergio Zappa, Brazil