|Time:||6:30 PM Social 7:00 PM Meeting|
|Date:||16 March 2017, Thursday|
|Where:||Collin County GOP headquarters
8416 Stacy Rd.McKinney, TX 75070.
This month our guest speaker will be Francisco de la Torre Galindo speaking on the topic of NAFTA and how it affects Mexico and Texas and their relationship
Francisco de la Torre Galindo is the Consul General of Mexico in Dallas,
Texas as of June 1st, 2016.
He previously served as the Executive Director of the Institute for Mexicans Abroad at Mexico’s Ministry of foreign Affairs, since June 1st, 2013 and has been a member of the Mexican Foreign Service since 1998. He has served as Director of Legal Affairs at the Ministry’s Directorate General for the Foreign Service and also as Director for South America at the Under- Secretariat for Latin America and the Caribbean.
Mr. de la Torre holds a JD from Mexico´s National Autonomous University (UNAM), and represented Mexico at the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition organized by the International Law Students Association (ILSA) in Washington, D.C., and a Master’s Degree in Diplomatic Studies with a thesis on “Aspects of the Vote for Mexicans Abroad”. He also received a diploma for mid-career diplomats in Jakarta where he was elected Valedictorian by the Foreign Ministry of Indonesia in 2009 and
attended the seminar for diplomats in the Foreign Service Institute of Argentina where he graduated with outstanding qualification in 2010.
His diplomatic experience includes having been in charge of the Political and Economic Affairs, Cooperation and Protection for Mexican citizens abroad at the Mexican Embassies in Brazil and Argentina. Throughout his career he has participated in seminars and related forums with international, diplomatic and consular issues in more than 25 cities in the United States, and Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Paraguay, Chile, Venezuela, Great Britain , Ireland, Indonesia and Singapore.
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