CoHost: Monica Valdes, Founder and Director of DocMiami International Film Festival, The Florida Documentary Film Series and the West Miami International Film Festival now all under one big umbrella, “THE FILM FESTIVAL LADY” She has worked with Grammy Winners such as Tico Torres, Drummer for Bon Jovi. Willy Chirino; Carlos Santana and “The Queen of Bolero” Olga Guillot, with the “El Rey” Tito Puente to name a few.
Monica has curated numerous events including: Photo/Art Exhibits, Author/Film Industry Q & As and Expert Panels including hundreds of individual film screenings and has co hosted the Cubanarama Internet Radio Show from it’s inception in 2009 inviting stellar guests from Artists to Scientists and everything in between.
Lillian Perez has been a Mental Health Counselor and Clinical Supervisor for the Miami Dade Public School System for over 20 years. Her passion for Psychology led her curiosity into the study of mind. She helps patients with traumatic and stressful experiences find and live a healthy lifestyles through Mindfulness and REBT techniques. She has a Master Degree in Counseling Psychology and a Bachelor’s Degree in Education.