Florida Women's Hall of Fame: Helen Aguirre Ferr

0:08 Feb 2016 |  848

Miami Dade Colleges Board of Trustees Chair and award-winning journalist Helen Aguirre Ferr has been named to the Florida Womens Hall of Fame. The Florida Womens 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 Ferr 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 Ferr 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.