Join us for lunch with our guest speaker Hilda Rosario-Escher and hear about her efforts in Human Services for the community!
As the President and CEO of Ibero, Hilda Rosario Escher is focused on serving as a voice and advocate for individuals and families in need of support during difficult times. Because of her background and own experiences, she is able to serve as a voice for the Latino community while creating understanding and awareness among multiple audiences.
With more than 25 years of experience in the human services field, Hilda is able to provide a wealth of knowledge on the programs and strategies that benefit our clients and the entire community. Her extensive background includes work in the fields of: developmental disabilities, foster care, adoption, day care and employment/training services. Through Ibero, Hilda substantially increased services for the developmentally disabled by focusing on infrastructure improvement.
Hilda was born and raised in Vega Baja, Puerto Rico. She currently resides in the City of Rochester with her husband, Doug Escher. She is the proud mother of two children and three grandchildren. In her free time, she enjoys dancing, reading, volunteering and learning about different cultures. Hilda is the past President of the Rochester Psychiatric Center Board. She also sits on the Executive Committee for the Council of Agency Executives, University of Rochester Center for Community Health and is a member of the Provider Council. She is the past Chair of Coordinated Care Services board of directors.
Hilda attended the University of Puerto Rico in Rio Piedras where she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology, Education and Social Work. She also completed the Non-for-Profit Leadership Program at Roberts Wesleyan College.
RSVP by June 11 2015:
Date(s) - 06/16/2015
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Monte Alban Mexican Grill - Irondequoit
845 East Ridge Rd
Rochester, New York 14621