VotoLatino Logo presents
Austin, TX
September 29-30, 2018

Power Summit

Featured Speaker

Steve Alfaro
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Steve Alfaro

Senior Advisor Creative, Voto Latino
Steve Alfaro is an artist and activist from Los Angeles, California. As an art student he interned as a motion graphics designer at LATV, a bilingual music and entertainment network. He went on to work at SiTV (now Fuse ), a leading cable channel for bicultural Latinos, where he helped develop branding campaigns for reality shows including Jammin’, Model Latina, and the Crash the Parties political reporting contest. In 2008 he joined Voto Latino in Washington DC, the nation’s leading non-profit organization dedicated to increasing civic participation within Latino youth. He has overseen the design of Voto Latino’s award winning initiatives for the past four years. His work has garnered multiple awards and recognitions including a Webby recognition Award for Crash the Parties, a MySpace Impact Award for Online Organizing and in 2011, Voto Latino was nominated for an Emmy award for their town hall special with MSNBC. Steve also continues to contribute as an independent artist; in 2009 he displayed his work at the Manifest HOPE exhibit held before the inauguration of President Barack Obama, and in 2011, GOOD Magazine and the Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy highlighted his work.