Latino advocate to head R.I. office in charge of minority business contracts

PROVIDENCE – A longtime leader and advocate for the Rhode Island Latino community will head the state department responsible for minority business contracting. Gov. Daniel J. McKee at his weekly briefing on Tuesday named Tomás Ávila associate director for the R.I. Office of Equity, Diversity and Opportunity. Ávila is the executive director for nonprofit advocacy group…

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