Albany, NY (WIBX) - Two local Latino leaders are being honored for their work in the Mohawk Valley.

Sonia Martinez is Chairman of the Mohawk Valley Latino Association and an employee of Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield. Anthony Colon is the President of Techno-Logic Solutions.

Both were honored by the New York State Assembly for their work for outreach to the Central New York Latino community. The Assembly recognized them for helping "those often marginalized in difficult economic times."