Advisory Group

The purpose of the Cuban Studies Program Advisory Group is to provide support for the program’s goals and activities and to advise the Program on issues central to its mission. The group currently consists of ten members, including alumni and friends, deeply committed to the study of Cuba in a new era of U.S.-Cuba relations.


Teresita Alvarez-Bjelland (Co-Chair)
David Pérez (Co-Chair)

José Avalos Raz Guzmán
Mario Baeza
Jay Brickman
Cristina Rubio Suarez
Carlos Saladrigas
Carlos Manuel Valdés
Rachel Weingeist
Carlos Zumpano