* Gutierrez’s book publications include the following:
* Gutierrez did post-doctoral work at Stanford University, Colegio de México, the University of Washington, and Centro de Estudios Económicos y Sociales del Tercer Mundo in Mexico City, Mexico.
* In 1984 Gutierrez ran unsuccessfully for Oregon State Representative.
* Gutierrez founded or co-founded the Mexican American Unity Council, Ciudadanos Unidos, Obreros Unidos Independientes, Becas Para Aztlan, the Northwest Voter Registration and Education Project, and Grupo de Apoyo para Inmigrantes Latino Americanos.
* At one time, Gutierrez headed the Greater Dallas Foundation.
* Gutierrez has been involved with the International Convention of Mexicans living in the Exterior.