ATDLE is a non-profit organization with a mission and vision that strives to promote global readiness as a defining feature of transformative education.

ATDLE board members are fiduciaries who abide by sound, ethical, and legal governance and financial management policies in order to make sure the organization has adequate resources to advance its mission.

In order to advance its mission, ATDLE strategically includes board members to represent regional programs throughout California with the inclusion of members serving diverse language programs at multi-level positions.

Each board member has experience and expertise related to the development, implementation, evaluation, and policies that support dual language programs.

The ATDLE Board is committed to advancing and supporting new and existing Two-Way & Dual Language Programs throughout the nation.

Meet the Board

Kevin Chavez

Executive Director

Zoila Esquivel-Moreno


Dr. Silvia Carrillo

Assistant Director

Maria Angelica Sandoval

Vice Chairperson

Lori Orum


Juanita Hernandez


Dr. Rosamaría Murillo

Board Member

Jennifer Martinez

Board Member

Guadalupe (Lupe) Flores Aguilera

Board Member

Dr. Gabriela Bell Jimenez

Board Member

Richard Ruiz

Board Member

Meet the Advisory Team

Rosa G. Molina

Advisory Board/Past Executive Director

Carmen S. Chavez

Advisory Board

Martha Gomez

Advisory Board

Maria Alzugaray

Advisory Board

Dr. Ana Hernández

Advisory Board

Dr. Olga Grimalt

Advisory Board

Veronika Lopez-Mendez

Advisory Board

MartÍn MacÍas

Advisory Board

Monica Nava

Advisory Board

Amanda J. Flores

Advisory Board

Margaret Petkiewicz

Advisory Board

Catherine Carrison

Advisory Board