Community Affairs Division
Division Vice Chair – Melanie Sanchez, BB&T
This division focuses on issues of community-wide interest that impact the economics and the quality of life of Coral Gables businesses.
A) Business & Education
Beatriz Martinez-Peñalver, Triumph Steps
Supports education, promotes academic excellence and positive awareness of our schools through programs that involve and connect students with our business community.
B) 20/30 Group
Mike Ybarra, Northwestern Mutual, Coral Gables & Bradley Barreto, Coral Gables Title + Escrow
The 20/30 Group Committee provides a platform for emerging leaders within the Chamber to further develop leadership and entrepreneurial skills, build their networks, contribute to the Coral Gables Community, and to have fun! Provides younger members of the Chamber with a core group of likeminded contacts from which to broaden their network and expand their businesses.