Hispanic Heritage Month Breakfast

Friday, September 16th, 2022
Salem Convention Center

Hispanic Heritage Month

The 2022 Hispanic Heritage Month Breakfast is Oregon’s official kick-off celebration for Hispanic Heritage Month.  Representatives from the private sector, public institutions, non-profits, and public elected officials/candidates will also join us to celebrate the contributions Hispanics have made to Oregon and the US.

Agenda (All times PDT)

8:00 am

Community Resource Fair


Live Music With Woodburn High School Mariachi 

9:00 am 


9:30 am

HHMB 2022

MC: Michael Reyes

Welcome Speakers: Vanessa Nordyke & Jose Gonzalez

Platinum Partners: ODOT – Office of Civil Rights & OYEN

Special Guest: Jorge Urzua

Keynote Speaker: Teresa Alonso Leon

11:30 am

Closing Remarks

Keynote Speaker

Teresa Alonso Leon

Jaime Arredondo

Teresa Alonso was born in a small town called San Jeronimo Purenchecuaro in the state of Michoacán Mexico but grew up in Woodburn Oregon.

Teresa has worked for the state of Oregon, public schools, nonprofit organizations, and higher education institutions. Teresa opened her consulting business; Parakata Consulting LLC in 2017 aimed to help people, organizations, agencies, and others with leadership, professional, and education program development. 


2021 Sponsors.