Esther Hidalgo

Vice President & Historical Archives Committee Co-Chair

Esther Hidalgo began her role as Latino GLBT History Project Vice President in July 2012. In 2011 she began her role as Historical Archives Committee Co-Chair and is integral in developing a systematic process to organize, label and document the rich collection of memorabilia, documents and objects from local and national LGBTQ Latina/o leaders, social personalities and organizations in the nation's capital since the 1980s. 

Esther was the Library and Archives Assistant at the Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land. Esther works as an archives technician at the National Archives and Records Administration. She is also earning a degree at the School of Library and Information Science at Catholic University. Esther brings her valuable experience as a student and Archives Technician and enthusiasm for making women, youth and Afro-Latinos organizational priorities in order to strengthen and improve LHP. Esther is also co-chair of the Women's Committee who hosted the first annual LHP Women's History Month Celebration in March 2012.