Juana I. Horton

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President and CEO, Horton Interpreting Services, Inc.

The founder of Horton Interpreting Services, Ms. Horton leads an organization that has become a premier interpreting agency in Rhode Island. Horton Interpreting Services has a staff of more than 200 professional translators and interpreters who are available 24 hours a day. Ms. Horton is responsible for all aspects of the day-to-day operations of her agency and for guiding its strategic development. She is very active in the community and was instrumental in the formation of the Hispanic American Chamber of Commerce, an affiliate of the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce. Ms. Horton was the 2006 recipient of the Healthcare Business Leader of the Year Award, presented by the National Hispanic Chamber of Commerce on Health and the Association of Hispanic Healthcare Executives. She was elected to the Blue Cross Board of Directors in August 2003.