Perseverance through the Career Journey - LHM 2021 Alumni Panel

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Date: Tuesday, September 21, 2021 | 07:00 pm - 08:00 pm EDT

Location:  Virtual Zoom meeting
615 Chapel Drive
Durham, North Carolina  27708
United States


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In celebration of Latinx Heritage Month, DUHLAA presents a panel discussion with accomplished Latinx alumni as they discuss their professional endeavors, focusing on experiences of perseverance and resiliency. Duke alumni will share more about their time after Duke and how their identities have contributed to their career journeys. Further, speakers will convey advice for current students aspiring to pursue careers in similar fields. Our panel features:

  • Monique Barrios Taylor '12, Investment Banking Division, Healthcare at Goldman Sachs & Co.
  • Maria Cardona '88, Principal at Dewey Square Group (DSG); Founder of Latinovations; and CNN & CNN Español Political Commentator
  • Sebastian Celis '14, Fourth Year Dental Student at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine 
  • Moderator: Laura Poma Gomez T'24, Community Interactions & Alumni Affairs Chair for Mi Gente and Student Representative for DUHLAA

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