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Marlene Dotson

Marlene joined ILI in 2011 as President & CEO, and has since rebranded the organization, led the expansion of existing health and education programming, and added leadership and advocacy as focus areas.  Prior to this work, Marlene served as President & CEO of the National Latino Tobacco Control Network (NLTCN) and spent more than a decade as the Immigrant Affairs Liaison for Indiana’s Seventh Congressional District. In this position, she became the first Latina to assist a Member of the Indiana Congressional Delegation of the United States Congress.  Committed to volunteering, Marlene founded the Indiana Latino Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Violence. She has also served on many committees, task forces, and boards.  Ms. Dotson earned her Master of Public Affairs from the School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA) at Indiana University.