The city of Fort Wayne’s Community Liaison, Palermo Galindo, has been appointed to the Indiana Commission on Hispanic and Latino Affairs by Senate President Pro Tempore David Long.
The ICHLA is a state agency with no political affiliation that works for economic, educational and social equality, including the promotion of cooperation and understanding. The Commission identifies, measures and reviews programs, legislation, and investigates challenges and opportunities that affect the state’s Hispanic/Latino community. It also identifies solutions and provides recommendations to the Governor and the Legislative Assembly.
Galindo has worked for the city of Fort Wayne for almost nine years. In his role, he supports and advocates for the city’s multicultural residents, as well as works with neighborhood leaders to improve the quality of life in their communities.