LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Global nutrition company Herbalife (NYSE: HLF) announced today that
Angela Arboleda, joins the company in the newly created role of vice
president, community engagement and health policy. Arboleda will work
out of Herbalife's Washington, D.C. office and will report to Amy
Greene, vice president, government corporate and investor relations.
Arboleda will be responsible for external relations activities including
managing Herbalife's third-party relationships in minority communities
including Hispanic, African American and Asian American. In addition,
Arboleda will serve as the lead lobbyist for Democratic outreach and
work on a variety of policy issues for the company.
Arboleda joins Herbalife after a 17-year career in public service most
recently as senior policy advisor for Latino and Asian-American Affairs
for the Office of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), where she
served as the liaison to the Congressional Hispanic Caucus and the
Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus working directly with the
Members of Congress. She also developed policy and messaging that
conveyed the positions of the Democratic Caucus, advised the Democratic
Steering and Outreach Committee Hispanic Task Force and managed external
relations with a broad number of advocacy groups and coalitions.
Prior to her time on Capitol Hill she served as Director of the Civil
Rights and Criminal Justice Policy at the National Council of La Raza
(NCLR) - the largest national Hispanic civil rights and advocacy
organization in the U.S. She served as the organization's spokesperson
on civil rights and policy issues. She was responsible for civil rights
and criminal justice policy analysis, advocacy activities, and research
that have an impact on Latinos in the United States. Arboleda's
publications include Lost Opportunities: the Reality of
Latinos in the U.S. Criminal Justice System, the first book to ever
focus on Latinos in the justice system.
Earlier in her career, Arboleda worked at the National Organization for
Women (NOW) and the Feminist Majority Foundation where she was lead
organizer for political and corporate campaigns, ballot initiatives and
Arboleda is a graduate of the Elliot School of International Affairs at
George Washington University.
About Herbalife Ltd.
Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF) is a global nutrition company that sells
weight-management, nutrition and personal care products intended to
support a healthy lifestyle. Herbalife products are sold in more than 80
countries to and through a network of independent distributors. The
company supports the Herbalife Family Foundation and its Casa Herbalife
program to help bring good nutrition to children. Herbalife's website
contains information about Herbalife, including financial and other
information at www.herbalife.com.
Source: Herbalife Ltd.
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