Vice President of Government and Community Affairs
Angela Maria Arboleda works on a variety of policy issues for the company and serves as a federal government relations lobbyist conducting outreach on Capitol Hill and the Administration. Angela is responsible for managing Herbalife’s external relations, building strategic partnerships with targeted communities; in order to advance healthy, active life-styles, balanced nutrition; and financial empowerment. Angela is based in Herbalife's Washington, D.C. office. Angela joins Herbalife after a 15-year career in public service. Most recently she served as Senior Policy Advisor for Latino and Asian-American Affairs for U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV). In that capacity she oversaw policy and political strategy impacting the Latino and Asian-American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities in the U.S. She also served as the Senate liaison to the Congressional Hispanic Caucus and the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus working directly with the Members of Congress. Prior to her time on Capitol Hill, Angela worked at the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) - the largest national Hispanic civil rights and advocacy organization in the U.S. – as Director of Civil Rights and Criminal Justice Policy. At NCLR, she was a spokesperson to both mainstream and Spanish-language media. Angela also worked for the National Organization for Women, the Feminist Majority Foundation and the Service Employee International Union (SEIU) where she developed national organizing campaigns on behalf of women and workers. Angela is a graduate of the Elliot School of International Affairs at The George Washington University.