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Concepcion “Connie” Perez-Borroto Celebrated for Dedication to the Field of Community Development.

Concepcion Perez-Borroto, MPA channels years of expertise into her work with Youth Co-Op, Inc.

MIAMI LAKES, FL, January 30, 2024, Connie Perez-Borroto has been included in Marquis Who’s Who. As in all Marquis Who’s Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

Backed by years of professional experience in nonprofit administration, Ms. Perez-Borroto excels as the president and chief executive officer of Youth Co-Op, Inc., where she began as a youth counselor intent on working only for the summer. Through her work, she developed a strong passion for supporting young people. Before establishing herself and her role in the community as the head of Youth Co-Op, Ms. Perez-Borroto worked as a Miami-Dade County Public Schools employee and with the organization in various roles gaining valuable professional expertise.

An expert in her field, Ms. Perez-Borroto earned an Associate of Arts in Psychology from Miami Dade College. Subsequently, she expanded on her considerable knowledge by completing a Bachelor of Science in Management and a Master of Public Administration with concentration in state and local governments from Nova Southeastern University. She also received a Lean Six Sigma Belt certification through Florida International University.

Driven to remain abreast of changes in the field, Ms. Perez-Borroto aligns herself with the American Society for Public Administration, Society of Human Resources Management, the Golden Key International Honour Society, the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, and the Pi Alpha Alpha Honor Society. Devoted to her community, she also serves as a Member of the United Way Miami Emergency Food and Shelter Program Local Board, Miami-Dade County Age Friendly Initiative Stakeholder Advisory Committee, Trustee Member of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, and as a historian for the Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church Women’s Club.

While her career has been filled with standout moments, Ms. Perez-Borroto is most proud of bringing quality programs to Florida that have positively impacted the community. The cornerstone of her success lies in her passion for helping others and her drive to deliver real results. Looking toward the future, Ms. Perez-Borroto aims to become a leader who inspires others to reach their full potential.

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