NALHE’s 6th Annual Leadership Summit –                  Moving the Needle!

September 13-15, 2023 in Seattle, WA

(Pre-Summit Activities, September 13: 1PM-9PM)

Join us for our premier annual event and connect with healthcare leaders and professionals from across the country and launch National Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15th!

Together, we will discuss solutions to the current industry challenges, projected changes, and the impact of the pandemic on healthcare leaders, Latino communities, mental health, workforce, and the economy. The NALHE Summit provides Latina, Latino, Latinx and Multicultural health care leaders, executives, professionals and early careerists, students, partners, and associates from across the country a unique experience to connect and network and exchange information and knowledge regarding the latest industry tools, research and trends in healthcare, and best practices in healthcare operations and community health transformation.

NALHE showcases our association’s value proposition that diversity and inclusion (including our culture and language) brings to the healthcare industry!

COVID-19 Safety Information

While participating in events held or sponsored by the National Association of Latino Healthcare Executives and/or the National Forum for Latino Healthcare Executives, (“NALHE”), consistent with CDC guidelines, participants are encouraged to practice hand hygiene, “social distancing” and wear face coverings to reduce the risks of exposure to COVID-19 and its variants. Because COVID-19 and its variants can be extremely contagious and they spread mainly from person-to-person contact, NALHE has put in place preventative measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 at the Leadership Summit event. NALHE cannot guarantee that its participants, volunteers, partners, or others in attendance will not become infected with COVID-19 and/or its variants.


2023 Summit Speakers To Be Announced Soon!

Read all about our 2022 Summit Spotlighted Speakers.

José A. Olivieri, J.D.

Managing Partner

Michael Best & Friedrich LLP – Milwaukee

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Matilde L. Roman, Esq.

Senior Vice President – Chief Equity, Inclusion and Diversity Officer

WMC Health

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Andres E. Gonzalez, MEd., CCDP/AP

Vice President – Chief Diversity Officer

Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin

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Cristy Garcia-Thomas

Chief External Affairs Officer

Advocate Aurora Health

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Xavier Villarreal

Chief Executive Officer

Hillcrest Medical Center

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Carmen Canales

Senior Vice President – Chief People Officer

Novant Health

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2023 Agenda Available for Download Soon!

Getting the Most Out of
the Leadership Summit!

The Leadership Summit is scheduled for September 13-15, 2023 in Seattle, Washington.

NALHE’s Annual Leadership Summit will convene in Seattle, Washington. The venue is at the Grand Hyatt Seattle, 721 Pine Street, Seattle, WA, United States, 98101. 1.206.774.1234  Stay tuned as the hotel releases the NALHE Leadership Summit Room Registration Portal at the NALHE discounted rate. 

NALHE’s Annual Leadership Summit brings together a diverse group of healthcare executives and experts that connect and drive insight into the Latina, Latino and Multicultural experience in the healthcare leadership space. We build on existing knowledge, skills and provide resources and tools to advance professionally and programmatically in Health Equity and Advocacy. The 2023 program to be released soon!

This is a great opportunity to:

  • Engage with hard to reach Latina, Latino and Multicultural executives
  • Meet decision makers who are seeking to mentor and sponsor initiatives that advance Diversity,Equity and Inclusion.
  • Develop visibility and promote yourself and your company
  • Join your colleagues from various health systems, hospitals, health plans, provider networksand more..
  • Earn ACHE Credits!

Registration to go live May 2023!

Member and Non-Member rates including the Early Bird Discount will be released April 2023! Stay Tuned!

Join Genentech, Tenet Health, HCA, Aya Healthcare, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, CHRISTUS Health, Health Management Associates, WittKieffer, Husch Blackwell and other leading national organizations that are part of the NALHE Corporate Funding Network. Promote the value your company, develop visibility with diverse leaders and candidates, meet decision makers seeking to partner and promote high brand recognition. Learn more about how NALHE optimizes its growth with strategic partnerships and collaborations. Access NALHE’s Pledge Packet here. Consider joining the NALHE Corporate Funding Network today and together we will create meaningful impact!

Thank You To All Our Partners

Our NEW Strategic Plan


Whether you are already a healthcare professional or student well on your way to becoming one, it has never been more important to identify and overcome disparities in health care within your communities. Connect with healthcare executives and leaders within the Latino community to gain the wisdom, insight and experience to take on these challenges.