Veronica Robles came to Boston from Mexico in 2000. Since her arrival, she has served as a cultural ambassador, educator, and community activist in the City of Boston.
Robles' many roles are often leadership ones. Notably, she founded and serves as the executive director of the Veronica Robles Cultural Center. The Center supports community action and economic growth in East Boston. It also offers Latin American arts and culture programs.
Recently, Mayor Martin J. Walsh appointed her to the leadership board for the Boston Creates initiative. She also sits on the board of directors for the East Boston Chamber of Commerce.
Veronica Robles’ passion for community service has had a visible impact in East Boston. As a proud immigrant and member of the East Boston community, she is excited to be a subject for “To Immigrants With Love.” Learn more about Veronica Robles.