Town staff learn lifesaving skills

Government By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Thursday, September 14, 2023

 Former Miami Lakes Vice Mayor and retired firefighter Nelson Rodriguez returned to Town Hall on Aug. 20 to give staff a class on cardio pulmonary resuscitation.  Gathered in the town council chamber to learn about the lifesaving technique were from left: Accounts Payable Specialist Maria Lourdes Knips; Office Specialist Janiel Arias; Anaily Padron, capital improvement project manager; Stanley Merantus, public works engineer; John Paul Yanes, special projects manager; Joseph Sosa, assistant to the mayor; Jacob Marin, communications and community affairs specialist; Daniel Angel, director of the Building Department; Budget Officer Melissa Hernandez; Renee Wilson, grants and government affairs manager; Youth Programs Coordinator Kiara Rodriguez; Greenspace Maintenance Supt. Jose Orellana; former Vice Mayor Nelson Rodriguez and Principal Planner Susana Alonso. Photo courtesy of the Town of Miami Lakes.