Our Board of Directors 2016-2017

Promoting and protecting the interests of the business community in Coconut Grove.

Board-Members-2016
From Left:Executive Director Howard Kane, Board of Directors Wendy Zane, Tony Rodriguez Telleheche, Rebecca Smith, Boar of Directors Vice President Curtis Crider; County Commissioner Xavier Suarez; Consul General of The Bahamas Cicardo Trego; Florida Senator Miguel Diaz de la Portilla, Director Lilia Garcia, Miami Commissioner Ken Russell, D2; Board of Directors Jackie Sayet, Katrina Boler, Mia Cavaco, Treasurer Ed Prelaz, President Liliana Dones, Director at Large Monty Trainer

Officers

President: Liliana Dones
Principal,
Creative Tools, Inc.
2901 South Bayshore Drive
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Phone: (305) 445-1711
Email: moc.r1493577319ebmah1493577319cevor1493577319gtuno1493577319coc@t1493577319nedis1493577319erp1493577319

  • Past President, Board of Directors, 2007-2009
  • Coconut Grove Village Council, 2007 – 2009
  • Founding Chair, TreeWatch since 2005
  • City of Miami’s Green Commission 2006 -2008
  • City of Miami’s Commission on the Status of Women, 2007-2011
  • Grove Chamber Board Member of the Year, 2006

Vice President: Curtis J. Crider
General Manager
Sonesta Coconut Grove Miami
2889 McFarlane Road
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Phone: (305) 447-8222
Website: www.sonesta.com
Email: moc.a1493577319tseno1493577319s@red1493577319ircc1493577319

Treasurer: Ed Prelaz
Senior Real Estate Manager, Asset Services
Cushman & Wakefield
1951 NW 7th Ave, Suite 300
Miami, FL 33136
Office: (786) 364-6392
Cell: (305) 458-9740
Fax: (305) 548-1236
Website: www.cushmanwakefield.com
Email: moc.e1493577319kawhs1493577319uc@za1493577319lerp.1493577319drawd1493577319e1493577319

  • Grove Chamber Membership Committee Co-Chair
  • Grove Chamber Member of the Year 2010
  • Member, Coconut Grove BID Board of Directors

Secretary – Katrina Boler
Park Manager,
The Barnacle Historic State Park
3485 Main Highway
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Phone: (305) 442-6866
Website: www.thebarnacle.org
Email: su.lf1493577319.etat1493577319s.ped1493577319@relo1493577319b.ani1493577319rtak1493577319

At-Large Officer: Monty Trainer
President,
Coconut Grove Arts Festival
3390 Mary Street, Suite 128
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Phone: (305) 447-0401
Fax: (305) 447-1499
Email: moc.f1493577319agc@y1493577319tnom1493577319

  • Member, Coconut Grove BID Board of Directors, ex-officio
  • Chair at the New World School of Arts
  • Member of the Miami-Dade Cultural Affairs Council
  • Grove Chamber Golden Coconut Recipient, 2006

Ex Officio: Sue McConnell
Advisory Committee
President Village of Center Gove
3090 Virginia St.
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Phone: (305) 442-9235
Cell: (305) 323-8793
Email: moc.n1493577319sm@821493577319llenn1493577319occm1493577319

  • Golden Coconut Winner 2015

Directors

Jackie Sayet
Brand Director
The Genuine Hospitality Group (Inc. Harry’s Pizza, Coconut Grove)
3936 North Miami Avenue
Miami, FL 33127
Phone: (786) 282-8797
Website: www.thegenuinekitchen.com
Email: moc.p1493577319uorgy1493577319tilat1493577319ipsoh1493577319eniun1493577319egeht1493577319@eikc1493577319aj1493577319

Lilia Garcia
Director/Art Curator,
Dynamo Art CocoWalk
Hunter/CGAF Galleries
3390 Grand Avenue
 Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Phone: (305) 812-1283
Email: ten.h1493577319tuosl1493577319leb@a1493577319icrag1493577319_aili1493577319l1493577319

  • Chair, Membership Committee

Gordon White
SapientNitro
2911 Grand Avenue, Suite 100
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Phone: (305) 253-0100
Website: www.sapientnitro.com
Email: moc.t1493577319neipa1493577319s@eti1493577319hwg1493577319

Wendy Zane
Sr. Sales Manager
Provident Coconut Grove At The Mutiny
2951 South Bayshore Drive
Miami, FL 33133
Phone: (305) 341-2899
Fax: (305) 441-2822
Website: www.providentresorts.com
Email: moc.l1493577319etohy1493577319nitum1493577319@enaz1493577319w1493577319

Camila Quaresma-Sharp
Chair Sustainability Committee

Director of Business Development
Prosthodontic Dentistry of South Florida
2601 S. Bayshore Drive,
Suite 760
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Phone: (305) 302-2755
Website: www.sharpdentistry.com
Email: moc.y1493577319rtsit1493577319nedpr1493577319ahs@a1493577319limac1493577319

John Gale
AXA Advisors, LLC
9130 S. Dadeland Blvd. Suite 1400
Miami, FL33156
Phone: (305) 989-9606
Website: www.johncgale.com
Email: moc.s1493577319rosiv1493577319da-ax1493577319a@ela1493577319g.nho1493577319j1493577319

JS Rashid
Collaborative Development Corporation
3628 Grand Avenue
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Phone: (305) 446-5150

Mia Cavaco
Owner/Partner
Grove Naturals – Healthy Pet Treats
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Phone: (305) 608-3446
Website: www.grovenaturals.com
Email 1: moc.l1493577319iamg@1493577319ocava1493577319c.aim1493577319
Email 2: moc.s1493577319larut1493577319anevo1493577319rg@of1493577319ni1493577319

Immediate Past President: Peter Laird
Creative Strategist & Copywriter
Laird Creative
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Phone: (305) 496-7943
Fax: (305) 854-2219
Website: 
www.lairdcreative.com
E-mail: moc.e1493577319vitae1493577319rcdri1493577319al@re1493577319tep1493577319

Ex Officio Advisory: William Rivas
Property Manager/Director of Operations
CocoWalk
3015 Grand Avenue
Coconut Grove, Florida 33133
Phone: (305) 444-0777 ext 217
Website: www.cocowalk.net
Email: moc.t1493577319mgmre1493577319virss1493577319arg@s1493577319avirw1493577319

CHAMBER ADMINISTRATION

Howard Kane
Executive Director
Coconut Grove Chamber of Commerce
2801 Florida Avenue, Suite 12-4
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Phone: (305) 444-7270
E-mail: moc.r1493577319ebmah1493577319cevor1493577319gtuno1493577319coc@e1493577319nakh1493577319

Tee Sorentino
Adminstrator
Coconut Grove Chamber of Commerce
2801 Florida Avenue, Suite 12-4
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Phone: (305) 444-7270
Email: moc.r1493577319ebmah1493577319cevor1493577319gtuno1493577319coc@o1493577319nitne1493577319rrost1493577319

Ana Peralta
Adminstrator
Coconut Grove Chamber of Commerce
2801 Florida Avenue, Suite 12-4
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Phone: (305) 444-7270

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