Geovanny Vicente-Romero Nominated as a Voice of a New Era of Leaders

Vienna, AustriaGeovanny Vicente-Romero has been nominated as a Voice of a New Era of Leaders in Vienna, Austria, as part of the #LeadershipRedefined movement by This nomination recognizes Geovanny’s commitment to redefining leadership and shaping a better future for all.

The #LeadershipRedefined movement seeks to create a new narrative of leadership, one that values empathy, innovation, and resilience. Geovanny is honored to be part of this journey, which is not just about recognition, but about creating a better world through better leadership.

“I’m honored to share that I’ve been nominated as a Voice of a New Era of Leaders as part of the #LeadershipRedefined movement by the female factor. This initiative transcends recognition, it’s about transforming leadership to embody empathy, innovation, and resilience, creating a brighter future for all..”

Geovanny Vicente-Romero’s profile as a Voice of a New Era of Leaders.

Geovanny Vicente-Romero, the female factor.

Geovanny will be attending the Global Leaders Summit hosted by the City of Vienna (Austria) on September 19th, where the nomination will be celebrated. The summit is a platform for leaders from around the world to come together and shape the future of leadership.

The mayor of his hometown Azua, Rafael Hidalgo, joined the congratulatory messages to Geovanny Vicente-Romero, saying: “The honor is ours, knowing that we have brilliant young people, professionals excelling beyond the seas and with their performance, they raise the flag of Azuanidad high”. With these words, Mayor Hidalgo recognized Geovanny’s significant contribution to the city of Azua de Compostela, which in the past has recognized his work by naming him Adoptive Son of the city, a title that Geovanny has honored with his continued work and dedication to the community and his country.

In a separate statement, the City of Azua said, “Professionals transcend by placing the name of Azua high. From the City Hall of Azua, we extend our warmest congratulations to the outstanding Azuan, Geovanny Vicente-Romero, for his nomination as a Voice of a New Era of Leaders, a movement that seeks to inspire leaders from around the world. Geovanny, as a young man of values, has proven to be an example of dedication, effort, and leadership, proudly carrying the name of our beloved Azua in every one of his achievements. We are very proud of you, Geovanny, and we wish you much success in all your future projects. Keep shining and being an inspiration to all of us!”


About Geovanny Vicente-Romero:

Geovanny Vicente-Romero writes an internationally acclaimed column for CNN. He is a Washington, D.C.-based political strategist, consultant and lecturer. Geovanny teaches Strategic Communications for Professionals at Columbia University’s School of Professional Studies (SPS) where he also serves Columbia University’s Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility (DEIA) Committee as a member for the year 2022-2023. He hosts the Dialogues with Geovanny Vicente-Romero where he converses with Presidents, Ministers and international leaders. At the same time, Geovanny teaches adult education students at Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School. Vicente-Romero publishes investigative and analytical articles on political communication, democracy, development, human rights, governance, elections, the environment, and the role of women in society. He founded the Dominican Republic Center of Public Policy, Development, and Leadership (CPDL-RD). Geovanny earned a master’s degree in political communications and strategic governance from The George Washington University and is a PhD candidate in political science and public administration at the University of Murcia, Spain.  Geovanny is the recipient of the Dominican National Youth Award for professional excellence, the nation’s highest honor for people 35 and under. Vicente-Romero is also the recipient of the Napolitan Victory Awards (Column of The Year Award 2020), granted by The Washington Academy of Political Arts & Sciences™. In 2022, he was recognized as Global Top 100 Most Influential People of African Descent (MIPAD – New York) – Politics & Governance (Class of 2022), following the opening of the 77th United Nations General Assemblyin New YorkIn 2022, Geovanny Vicente-Romero, was recognized as one of the He-For-She Champion for The Denim Club, a group of male figures that work to close the gender equality gap by promoting equity and more opportunities for the recognition and visibility of female leadership. At the same time, Vicente-Romero joined the G100 as Global Advisor on Mentoring & Motivation committee. In 2023, Geovanny was named to Leaders of Color Class of 2023. Also, in 2023, he was named to the FBI Citizens Academy Class of 2023 at the Washington Field Office (WFO). Reach him on Twitter: @GeovannyVicentR.

More info on this recognition:

The Female Factor:

Leaders of a New Era of Leaders:

The female factor is a community dedicated to enable the next generation of female leaders to get their seat at the table. Find out more about us and our mission here.

Founders: Mahdis Gharaei & Tanja Sternbauer


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