Latino Faculty and Staff Association

Mission Statement

The Latino Faculty & Staff Association is an educational organization whose purpose is to be an advocate for the Latino issues in higher education which also includes the educational welfare and advancement of the Latino community. Our Goal is to promote the social and cultural dimensions of Latino history, heritage and culture as it relates to education. 

Membership and Meetings

Meetings take place at 12pm on the third Friday of every month.

Dates and location for fall 2021 meetings will be announced soon.

Executive Board

President: Josephine Llanos

Contact:, ext. 8293

Vice President: Ernie Garcia

Contact:, ext. 8748

Treasurer: Melissa Llanes

Contact:, ext. 2388

Secretary: Maribel Ternate


Past President: Marisol Baca

Contact:, ext. 8184


Students are encouraged to apply for scholarships. There are several available through the FCC Scholarship Office and supported by the LSFA.

  • Latino Scholarships
  • Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities (HACU)
  • CSU Fresno Scholarship Information
  • Hispanic Scholarship Fund Scholarship

Apply for scholarships