Hector leads Google.org’s philanthropic programs for Canada and Latin America, as well as US Hispanics efforts across the United States. His previous experience includes investment banking at Oppenheimer & Co, constituent casework with Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, and bilateral relations in the Economic Section of the US Embassy in Tokyo.
Hector holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Business from Florida International University, a Professional Certificate on Social Entrepreneurship from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, and a Master of Public Affairs from the Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley. Outside of work, Hector serves in several advisory boards, including the Oceanic Global Foundation and the Impact Canada Advisory Committee, part of the Privy Council Office of Canada. Hector is originally from Fort Lauderdale, Florida and now resides in Oakland, California.