Christy Martinez, of Lubbock, has accepted the position of Assistant Director of Public Information for the National Council of La Raza.
The organization serves as a voice for Hispanic Americans, in Washington, D.C.
You may recognize Martinez as one of the leading organizers for Fiestas Del Llano. She has also helped to create several scholarships in our community and spearheaded efforts to open the future Hispanic Culture Center. Martinez leaves for D.C. on March 8th.