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Jennice Fuentes

Fuentes Strategies
Founder and Managing Partner
Jennice Fuentes is a recently retired (2013) U.S. House of Representatives Chief of Staff with 25 years of legislative and political experience. She has a demonstrated track record advocating and advancing legislative issues to Congressional leaders and directly impacting the passage of legislation. As Chief of Staff to Representative Luis Gutierrez (D-IL) Jennice Fuentes served as the Congressman’s principal advisor, political strategist and top manager. Jennice advised the Congressman on all issues before the House Financial Services committee, including securities, insurance, banking, housing and the $700 billion Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008, as well as immigration and issues related to the community.  Jennice is a proven strategist on political and legislative issues and has spent her career developing relationships with key internal and external stakeholders, building coalitions with Congressional leaders and motivating Democrat and Republican officials to act on legislation.  She began her career in Congress with the Office of the Resident Commissioner of Puerto Rico. Jennice’s public service work has been recognized by The Imagen Foundation, The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute, The Fundacion Azteca, The John C. Stennis Center for Public Service, The Puerto Rico Convention Bureau, the Embassy of Spain and the Fundacion Carolina.  She is a graduate of Clark University (B.A.) and New York University (M.A.)

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