The Board of Directors brings an extensive knowledge of Chamber and business issues. They invite the Nicaraguan, any business, and the minority/small business community to join them and take advantage of their experience.


Chairwoman, Miriam Chaname, former Secretary of NICAMERCCNC and of the San Francisco Hispanic Chamber of Commerce; former Secretary; and former Treasurer of "UNA" Unidad Nicaragüense de Amistad; active member of the International Lions Club of the Bay Area and owner of Miriam Chaname Income Tax & Immigration, Travel Agency  Services.

Email: Phone: 415-550-1068

President/CEO, Martha Vaughan, President MVP; Artist, Singer, International Personality, Television, Radio and Events Producer. Owner of Martha Vaughan Farmers Insurance Agency. Recognized as one of the leading businesswoman in the Bay area and recipient of the Hispanic Business Salute recognition 2011.

Email:   Phone: 415.678.7372.

Secretary/Membership, Frank Ayala Sr., President of Ayala Realty, current president of Unidad Nicaraguense de Amistad (UNA).

Email: Phone: 415-695-0630.

Treasurer/Financial Director, Dr. Guillermo (Bill) Uriarte, former President of the Sonoma Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and former Vice President of the Chiropractor Association of California.

Email: Phone: 707-573-6001

Parliamentarian, Carlos E. Solórzano Cuadra, Business administrator, Newly elected as director of the California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce Northern Region; President of Multi Vision Latina a Public Relations and multi services agency, former president of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Solano/Napa county, former Executive Director of the San Francisco Hispanic Chamber of commerce and former International Trade Chair of the HCCSNC.

Email: Phone: 415-259-1498.

Vocal, Alex Maltez, Realtor, Alex Maltez is an independent residential and commercial real estate Broker. Since becoming a REALTOR®, Alex has been an active participant in the San Mateo and San Francisco Association of REALTORS®. Alex has served on the Board of Directors for both association and on numerous committees, including: Legislative, Grievance, Professional Standards, Foundation, Technology and has served as Chair of the Cultural Diversity Committee as well as the Political Action Committee which lobbies elected officials by championing property rights for homeowners.

Email: Phone: 415-505-7579.

Vocal, Dr. José Maria Ibarra, Ibarra Brothers Printing, IBASO CD, Videos & More, member of the musical group Los Ramblers.

Email: Phone: 415-826-6700.

Legal Counsel, Anthony R. Perez, Esquire, Attorney at Law, Real Estate Associate Broker, former Vice President of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Solano/Napa and former District Attorney of Napa County.

Email: Phone: 415-676-9391


Lic. Manuel A. Rosales, Managing Partner, Global Communications, Washington D.C.


Honorary Advisor: Hon. Denis Galeano, Consul General of Nicaragua in
San Francisco, CA.