Board of Directors

We are taking a systems wide approach to understanding media and journalism. Our vision is to build an ecosystem of multicultural, bilingual, and entrepreneurial journalists and media leaders. Al Día Foundation is interwoven into a larger media ecology. The media ecology has existed historically to serve.

Hernán Guaracao

Hernán Guaracao

Acting Executive Director & Chair Al Día Foundation


Sam Ramírez

President & CEO, Ramirez Asset Management & Senior Managing Director, Ramirez & Company, Inc.

Rudy Beserra

Rudy Beserra

Senior Vice President, Latin Aairs at Coca-Cola

Dr. Christian Bermúdez

Dr. Christian Bermúdez

Heart Transplant Surgeon, Penn Meidicine.


Mark Contreras

CEO of Public Meidia in Cionnect5icut, USA

Nelson Díaz

Nelson Díaz

Former Philadelphia Common Pleas Judge, PHL


Dr. Daniel Schidlow

Dean Emeritus of the Drexel University's School of Medicine, PHL


Rómulo Díaz

Vice President and General Counsel at PECO Energy


Dinette Rivera

CEO of Rivera Business Development Group


Caroline Cruz

Assistant General Counsel - Philadelphia School District

Ernest Owens

Ernest Owens

CEO of Ernest Media Empire, LLC