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Bellevue University's Socorro Carrera-Sosa Joins Nebraska Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Board

Socorro Carrera-Sosa

The Nebraska Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (NHCC) has announced that Socorro Carrera-Sosa will join the chamber's board of directors.

Carrera-Sosa serves as a Global Relationship Specialist at Bellevue University.  She also serves as the on-site coordinator of the educational orientation window at the Consulate of Mexico in Nebraska and Iowa.

“Socorro's ability to connect people from diverse communities and organizations, is impressive,” said Dr. Mary Hawkins, Bellevue University President. “We know she'll continue to open doors to educational opportunities for people of all ages and backgrounds.”

Carrera-Sosa has supported the Nebraska Hispanic Chamber and the state's Hispanic community through a variety of initiatives. She played a key role in launching the Plaza Comunitaria learning space at Bellevue University in 2021. And most recently, she helped to welcome the new Consuls of El Salvador, Guatemala and Mexico to Nebraska.

For more information, please visit the Nebraska Hispanic Chamber website.

About Nebraska Hispanic Chamber

Founded in 2005, the Nebraska Hispanic Chamber of Commerce works to support the leadership and economic development of the state's Latino-Hispanic businesses and the professionals who belong to the Latino- Hispanic entrepreneurial community. The NHCC does this by bridging gaps between diverse segments of society for inclusive workplaces and communities through strategic initiatives related to workforce and development, partnerships and education. 

About Bellevue University

Founded in 1966, Bellevue University is a non-profit university with more than 60,000 graduates worldwide. The University is a recognized national leader in preparing students for lifelong success with career-relevant knowledge and skills, while making college affordable. Routinely ranked among the nation’s top military and accessible institutions, the University serves residential students at its main campus in Bellevue, Nebraska, and everywhere online with more than 80 degree programs uniquely designed for working adults. The University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (