LACA Committee 2015

Bianca Liberona Chairperson (Artistic Director-FL) Chile
Miguel Angel Soto Figueroa Vice Chairperson Chile
Jocelyn Maulen MoncadaRosa Mantecon Secretary (Coordinator2 – FL)Member (Coordinator – FL) Chile Argentina
Alex Burgueno Treasurer Argentina
Lianne Caroll Member Australia
Irene Baez Member (Frecuencia Latina) Argentina
Janette Ortiz Tobar Member – Media & Marketing Coordinator Mexico
Bianca Liberona – Chairperson (since 2014)

Bianca has been a member of LACA since 2006 and on the Committee since 2007. Bianca took on the position of Chairperson on the Executive Committee in 2014 after few years as committee member and FL Artistic Director.

Originally from Chile, Bianca has lived in Perth for over 16 years. In 1997, Bianca started performing at the age of 9, since then she hasn’t stop performing and supporting the Latin American Culture. Bianca also design and creates most of the costumes used on her performances.
Coupled with her love for the Latin American Culture Bianca has extensive experience in events organising and event coordination and working in not-for-profit organisations. She brings all her knowledge and skills to this committee.

Miguel Angel Soto Figueroa – Vice Chairperson (2014)

Miguel commenced his career as a performer at a very young age. Born in Chile, Miguel has travelled all over the world and lived in different countries experiencing different cultures. Miguel’s love for the Latin American Culture has brought him to take on responsibilities in past years such as Presidency of the Chilean Club “Chile Nuevo”, Fantasia Latina Artistic Direction, etc.
He contributes with all his knowledge and experience to this committee.


Alejandro Burgueno – Treasurer

Alex joined LACA in 2002. During his involvement he demonstrated his skills and professionalism to become the Treasurer of the Association. Alex was born in Argentina and moved to Australia in 1992 with his wife Silvina. He obtained his degree in Electrical Engineering from the Institute of Technology ORT and did further studies in Technology Management in Argentina and also successfully completed an MBA from APESMA Deakin University.

Alex’s association with community services started in 1991 in his home country as a member of the Rotary International. He was also a member of the Port Hedland and Tom Price Rotary Clubs. After several years of working in regional WA, Alex and his family moved to Perth in July 1999 and soon after became a member of LACA. Alex is a senior manager in Alcoa. He and his wife Silvina have two sons.

Jocelyn Maulen Moncada – Secretary

Profile coming soon.