Frances Palacios is President of Palacios Productions and founder of atrueLatina.com.
Frances is a philanthropist. Her production company works with many non-profit organizations in the broader San Francisco Bay Area. While, her online magazine seeks to inform the growing Latina market in the U.S. on topics of education, economy, and women's empowerment. The site also includes, atrueLatina.tv, research, and brand products.
As part of the Executive team for Univision and TeleFutura Frances spearheaded the media and broadcast outreach as the Community and Public Affairs Manager. She also led the Latin Division at STARS, The Agency in San Francisco, where she was a dedicated agent to discovering top Latino/a talent.
Frances’s devotion to the youth community is unparalleled with years of experience influencing and empowering students to pursue higher education. Her commitment to the public, plus her wealth of knowledge in the entertainment business has made her an appealing spokesperson across generations. Awards include "Woman Business of the Year" by the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in recognition for her leadership and contributions to the community.
Born in San Jose, California she has stayed true to her roots by working tirelessly with the innovative and diverse community that call this area home. Born to a Mexican mother and a Puerto Rican father, a true Latina is her genetic make-up. Fluency in Spanish and English came naturally, which set her on the path to proudly sharing her cultural influences as part of her American experience.