Gloria Burns

A graduate of the University of Florida with a major in Spanish, Burns has an extensive background in advertising, marketing and reciprocal trade, travel as well as non profit consulting and management. Burns' volunteer activities led her to become a columnist writing Gloria’s Gab, a column that focuses on the non-profit activity. Burns was Executive Director of the Jr. Orange Bowl Committee for 6 years and then served as the first Executive Director of Coral Gables Community Foundation for 14 years after which she helped the emerging Community Foundation of Pinecrest. Active in many non profits, she received the 2011 Florida Federation of Women’s Club Volunteer of the Year for the District 11 and the Rotarian of the Year Award. Among her list of current responsibilities, Burns co-chairs two annual student recognition breakfasts for the Coral Gables Friends of Education, co chairs the Doral Business Council Forum and is a DBC Ambassador, is Parliamentarian and serves on the board of the GFWC Coral Gables Woman’s Club and is on the board of the Rotary Club of Coral Gables and sings in the choir of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. She can be reached at gloria@communitynewspapers.com

Federation of Women’s Clubs holds 76th annual luncheon

Federation of Women’s Clubs holds 76th annual luncheon

A sell-out crowd packed the ballroom to enjoy an auction, lunch and a vintage fashion show with fashions provided by Back-in-Style.com modeled by various members of local clubs including Nannette Carmody, Nancy Voye, Virginia Reeve, Mayra Lara, Carol Shabe, Irene Munroe, Pam Ciravolo, Nell Penick, Ann Robson, Maxine Bizette, Mireya ...

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Miami Christian Enjoys Fun-Filled February

Miami Christian Enjoys Fun-Filled February

February at Miami Christian offered a variety of activities including the celebration of Chinese New Year by Mandarin Chinese language students from elementary through high school. Instructor Ming Ru Chaung organized the event including various presentations by the students. * Of course, the Scholastic Book Fair is always an exciting ...

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Lane Jones combines work with charitable endeavors

Lane Jones combines work with charitable endeavors

Lane Jones is a very bright, industrious,handsome and well-spoken man who manages to juggle many responsibilities with incredible ease. While he is chief investment officer and a principal of the private wealth management firm Evensky & Katz in Coral Gables, he also dedicates countless hours to charitable efforts. Lane is ...

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