EforAll Longmont Appoints Regina E. Rodríguez-Manzanet as New Executive Director
LONGMONT, Colo. – May 23, 2023 – Entrepreneurship for All (EforAll), a nonprofit whose mission is to accelerate economic and social impact through inclusive entrepreneurship, today announced the appointment of Regina E. Rodríguez-Manzanet, former program manager for Denver’s Securing the Cities Program, as the new Executive Director of EforAll Longmont. In her role, she will oversee the organization’s English and Spanish language program, EparaTodos, in support of Longmont and the surrounding communities.
Rodriguez-Manzanet is a seasoned nonprofit professional whose experience includes nearly twenty years serving as founder and lead consultant for Unbound Capabilities Global, an international consortium of experts across multiple industries, committed to strengthening and growing social sector initiatives through accessible professional services. She also served as interim executive director for Mentes Puertorriqueñas en Acción, an organization that supports social impact entrepreneurs from diverse backgrounds. She has a Bachelor of Arts in foreign languages, Juris Doctor degree from the University of Puerto Rico and a master’s degree in international relations from St. Mary’s University in San Antonio.
“I am honored to have the opportunity to bring my skills and experience to EforAll and help drive meaningful impact in Colorado,” said Rodriguez-Manzanet. “The organization’s mission to create a positive and supportive environment for under-represented entrepreneurs aligns perfectly with my personal values and aspirations.”
“Regina is an accomplished professional with decades of relevant experience,” says Alma Garcia, Regional Director for EforAll/EparaTodos sites. “She will be a great asset to our Longmont community as we continue to grow our English and Spanish language programs in Colorado.”
EforAll and EparaTodos Longmont kick off their Summer 2023 Business Accelerator programs on July 11th. Anyone interested in volunteer opportunities, including mentoring, can learn more at www.eforall.org/volunteering.
Entrepreneurship for All (EforAll) is a nonprofit organization that partners with communities nationwide to help under-represented individuals successfully start and grow a business through intensive business training, mentorship and an extended professional support network. To date, EforAll alumni have launched over 1,400 businesses. In 2022 alone, its businesses provided 2,108 local jobs and generated over $66M in revenue, despite the pandemic. Programs are available in both English and Spanish. EforAll current locations include Longmont, Colo.; Maine; Northwest Arkansas, Rhode Island; and the following Massachusetts communities: Berkshire County, Cape Cod, Fall River/New Bedford, Worcester, Holyoke, Merrimack Valley, Lynn, and Roxbury. To learn more about EforAll, please visit eforall.org.