Yolanda Ortega, Chair
Vice President Emeritus of Student Affairs, Metropolitan State University of Denver
Yolanda Ortega has been a Denver resident since 1972, the same year she began working at Metropolitan State University of Denver. Since her retirement from MSU Denver as Vice President of Student Affairs, she has remained active in the community and with the university. In addition to the Auraria Board of Directors, she serves on the MSU Denver President’s Community Cabinet and on the Board of Directors for Escuela Tlatelolco, a Latino Montessori K – 12 private school. In addition, she is an appointee for the Denver Mayor’s Commission on Cultural Affairs and the Denver Latino Commission.