Since April 2006, IAN BAUTISTA has served as the President of the United Neighborhood Centers of America (UNCA), a national nonprofit membership network of settlement houses and neighborhood centers, headquartered in Milwaukee. UNCA’s membership comprises approximately 150 settlement houses, neighborhood centers, and similar community based nonprofits. In 2006, UNCA affiliated with Families International, Inc., the nonprofit holding company for Alliance for Children and Families and Ways to Work/ Prior to UNCA, he served as President & CEO of El Centro, Inc. in Kansas City, Kansas; as a Management Consultant for NeighborWorks® America; and for the State of Kansas with Kansas Hispanic and Latino American Affairs Commission (KHLAAC). He holds a Master of Business Administration from Rockhurst University Executive Fellows Program, Master of Regional and Community Planning and Bachelor of Arts degrees in Political Science and Spanish from Kansas State University. He is a certified Community Planner by American Institute of Certified Planners. He resides with his wife, Elsa and daughter Iana in Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin.