Capital of Texas Awards (CTA)

Recognizing Latina Industry Leaders



Nominees were selected based on their outstanding business accomplishments and positive impact in our community. The nominations selection committee led by 2019 Capital of Texas "Latina Industry Leaders" Awards recipients reviewed all applicants and selected an award recipient for each category based on the merits of the materials submitted.

Award Categories

Business Owner: A Latina-professional who owns or successfully runs and operates a business providing superior services for her clients in the Greater Austin community

Community: A Latina who has made a significant contribution to the Austin community and demonstrates a superior level of philanthropic and civic activity

Health & Human Services: A Latina who has distinguished herself by providing Healthcare services or has educated the Greater Austin community on health-related issues

Legacy: An influential Latina with a long standing commitment, impactful contributions and loyal service to the Greater Austin community

Non-Profit: A Latina who successfully operates a local 501(c)3 nonprofit and has provided a stellar track record creating a positive impact in the Greater Austin community

Public Service: A Latina-professional who has distinguished herself in the community through public service in the Greater Austin Area

Rising Star: A Latina who has distinguished herself amongst her peers as she continues to excel and evolve as a future leader in the Greater Austin community

Technology: A Latina-professional who owns a tech company or oversees and provides a high-level of technological advancements and services in the Greater Austin community