JUAN SALGADO, President and CEO

Entity: Instituto del Progreso Latino

Website:  www.IDPL.org

Juan Salgado has been the President and CEO of Instituto del Progreso Latino since 2001. Under his leadership, Instituto has established best-practice educational and workforce models resulting in significant economic mobility and well-being for Chicago families. Mr. Salgado is a civic and economic leader in Chicago and an influential voice in local and national settings on the educational, political and economic advancement of the Latina/o community. He values bridging the private and public sectors and has partnered with the Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council, World Business Chicago, City Colleges of Chicago and Chicago Public Schools to expand diversity and opportunity in the healthcare and manufacturing sectors.