Our Team

Meet the LEDA Staff

Diana Viveros

Program Manager

Samantha Martinez

Outreach Coordinator

Miriam Bahena

Administrative Assistant

Meet the LEDA Board Members

The board of directors at Joliet LEDA is a dedicated group of individuals who are committed to driving the success and growth of our organization. With diverse backgrounds and expertise in various fields, our board members bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to the table. We are fortunate to have such a talented and driven team guiding the direction of Joliet LEDA. Meet our board members below and learn more about their impressive accomplishments and how they are making a difference in our community.

Paulina Martinez

Vice President

Nancy Caballero-Borunda


Lizbeth Avilés

Board Member At-Large

Cesar Cardenas

Board Member At-Large

Chris Chaidez

Board Member At-Large

Sam Garcia

Board Member At-Large

Ulises Huitron

Board Member At-Large

Benito Ibarra

Board Member At-Large

Brenda Noriega


Johnny Noriega


Are you passionate about economic development and making a positive impact in your community?

Consider joining the Joliet LEDA board of directors. As a board member, you will have the opportunity to work with a talented and dedicated team to drive the success and growth of our organization. You will also have the chance to make a meaningful difference in the community by helping to create new jobs, attract businesses, and stimulate economic growth. If you are interested in becoming a board member, please contact us at or complete the interest form below. We welcome and encourage diverse perspectives and backgrounds.