Christine Marquez-Hudson Named 9NEWS Leader of the Year

Mi Casa is very proud to announce that our CEO/Executive Director, Christine Marquez-Hudson has been named the 2013 9NEWS Leader of the Year!

This tremendous honor for Christine and Mi Casa was announced today. The 9NEWS Leader of the Year Award is a shared project of 9NEWS and the Denver Metro Chamber Leadership Foundation.

“Christine’s drive to get things done and her entrepreneurial vision have resulted in creative and innovative solutions to pressing challenges facing Denver’s Latino community,” said Tameka Montgomery, Executive Director of the Leadership Foundation.  “Indeed, we are fortunate to have Christine leading the way toward a better tomorrow for our community.”

We agree! We couldn’t be more proud of Christine and her many accomplishments!

As part of the award, 9NEWS will create a video about Christine and her work at Mi Casa. Christine will also be recognized at the Civic Leadership Luncheon on April 11, 2013.

Since joining Mi Casa in 2008, Christine has led efforts to reinvigorate the programs, partnerships and positive community impact that underlie Mi Casa’s work. Under her leadership, participation numbers at Mi Casa have nearly tripled from 800 served in 2008 to 2,300 served in 2012.

¡Viva Mi Casa!

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