Next Membership Meeting Scheduled Wednesday, January 10th.
Date & Time: Wednesday 1/10/18, 11:30 a.m.
Location: Shula’s Grand Ballroom
Our guest speaker for January is Miami Lakes Mayor, Manny Cid.
Mayor Manny Cid is a 24-year resident of Miami Lakes. He is an associate at Horizon Properties of Miami, Inc.
Mayor Cid served Miami Lakes residents as the Senior Legislative Aide to two State Representatives, and served on the town's Youth Activities Task Force and Economic Development Committee.
During his seven years as a Sr. Legislative Aide in the Florida House of Representatives, he successfully worked on important pieces of legislation- such as the "Carbon Monoxide Safety Law" and a bill which helped Florida International University recruit a new Medical School Faculty. Additionally, while in the State Capitol, he worked on various appropriations for Miami Lakes residents including funds for the Town of Miami Lakes Bull Run Roadway and Drainage Improvement project.
Currently, he serves on the board of various charitable organizations including the National Art Exhibitions of the Mentally Ill (NAEMI) and the Miami Dora Foundation, a non-profit organization that provides food, clothing, education, medical and dental care for the poverty-stricken children. He is Co-Founder and former President of the Hialeah-Miami Lakes Republican Club and currently serves as a youth baseball coach at Miami Lakes Optimist Park.
He is also a graduate of the Institute for Elected Municipal Officials (IEMO) I & II. The educational program is sponsored by the Florida League of Cities and the John Scott Dailey Florida Institute of Government.
Mayor Cid and his wife Melissa reside and are raising their two sons in Miami Lakes' Villa Vizcaya neighborhood where he serves as a Board Member of its Condominium Association.
Networking starts at 11:30 a.m., Luncheon at 12 noon. Deadline to RSVP is Friday at 2:00 p.m.
$30 for members, and their guests who RSVP (Checks or Cash)
$35 for members, and their guests who do not RSVP (Checks or Cash)
$40 for non members (Cash only)