Florida Women's Hall of Fame: Helen Aguirre Ferré

0:08 Feb 2016 |  853

Miami Dade College’s Board of Trustees Chair and award-winning journalist Helen Aguirre Ferré has been named to the Florida Women’s Hall of Fame. The Florida Women’s Hall of Fame was created by Florida Statute to honor women who, through their lives and efforts, have made significant contributions to the improvement of life for all citizens of Florida. Aguirre Ferré is the first women to chair the MDC Board of Trustees. She has served on the Board since 1999, working to maintain high academic standards and making college affordability a top priority. An award-winning, bilingual journalist and communications consultant, Aguirre Ferré has been the face of public affairs programing at WPBT2, hosting the weekly series ISSUES and launching ISSUES REPORTS. She has been a regular guest on many acclaimed national television programs, worked as a national host for Univision America Radio, and wrote for The Miami Herald,El Nuevo Herald, and Diario las Americas.