Speaker Details


Carmen Castellano
President, Castellano Family Foundation

Castellano and her husband Alcario founded their family’s foundation in December 2001—six months after they won $53 million in the lottery. She previously worked for 38 years as an administrative secretary at local community colleges. A longtime activist in the Latino community, she serves on several boards and is the recipient of a number of awards, including the Portraits of Success Award, an ABBY Award from the Arts Council Silicon Valley, and the Friend of the College Award from San Jose City College.