Thank You

Latinos in Heritage Conservation, Rhode Island Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission, and Rhode Island Latino Arts acknowledge with deep appreciation the many individuals and organizations that contribute to Encuentro 2018. We particularly recognize the hard work of all the speakers and tourguides and thank them for donating their time and expertise.

Lead Sponsors

Host Committee


Diana Figueroa, Marta V. Martinez, and Rosa Ramirez, Rhode Island Latino Arts

Janet Balletto and Sarah Zurier, Rhode Island Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission

Ned Kaufman

Stephanie Fortunato, Micah Salkind, Department of Art, Culture + Tourism, City of Providence

Jason Martin, Department of Planning and Development, City of Providence

Rachel Robinson and Brent Runyon, Providence Preservation Society

Angela DiVeglia, Providence Public Library

Geralyn Ducady and Jennifer Wilson, Rhode Island Historical Society

Maia Farish and Taino Palermo, Roger Williams University