Annie Minguez is currently serving as the Director of Government and Community Relations at Good Shepherd Services, a city-wide youth and family development agency that operate 80 programs throughout New York City, the Bronx and Brooklyn serving over 30,000 participants, where she formulates, leads and oversees the agency’s advocacy efforts. Before joining Good Shepherd Services, Annie served as the Program Director for La Idea, a State Department and USAID funded initiative fostering collaboration between U.S. and Latin America entrepreneurs. Prior to joining La Idea, Annie served as the Small Business Working Group Manager at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) where she was responsible for developing the goals and objectives of the two day convening of CGI America. Annie has an extensive knowledge of government having started her public service career at the U.S. Department of Labor (Office of Small Business Programs). She later went on to work in the Office of the Honorable Charles B. Rangel of New York and the House Ways and Means Committee and consult with Former Congressman Alan Wheat of Missouri. Annie is a native New Yorker. She lives in the Bronx. She holds a bachelors degree in Business Management from George Mason University.
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