Ramona Villarreal is a Mexican American activist who has devoted her life to fighting for equality and justice for people with Mexican/Latinx heritage in Wisconsin.
Maria Luisa Morales
Maria Luisa Morales has worked for justice for Latinx communities in Wisconsin since the 1960s.
Anita Herrera grew up in a family of migrant farm workers and devoted her career to improving education, employment, and living conditions for People of Color in Wisconsin.
Historian Camille Guérin-Gonzales, who directed the UW–Madison’s [email protected] and [email protected] Studies Program, was devoted to justice for working people.
Debora Gil Casado
Community activist and educator Debora Gil R. Casado cofounded the first Spanish-language immersion school in Madison, Wisconsin.
Debra Amesqua was the first woman chief of the Madison Fire Department and one of the first women fire chiefs in the country.