LBA Team

Yamileth ``Yami`` Pereyra

LBA Director of Operations

Yamileth “Yami” Pereyra is Director of Operations for the Latin Builders Association. Following her start in municipal government as Executive Assistant for the City Manager to Assistant City Clerk, Yami decided to explore her talents with the LBA and joined the organization in May 2014. She is responsible for operations management, budget development, conference and special event planning, membership solicitation and retention and marketing. With her knowledge and her current appointment to the Small Business Development Advisory within Miami Dade County, she serves the LBA Members with information to excel their business. She values the mission of the LBA and is responsible to make sure that members are informed of any new sources of networking. Lastly, she has completed programs such as Leadership Miami, Class of 2013, that instills value and passion for Miami Dade County.
Yami comes from a business-oriented family who migrated to the states more than 20 years ago. Starting from scratch, the Pereyra’s were able to establish several printing businesses in South Florida. As a family, they have also created their own non-profit organization that has helped the community by volunteering and providing toys and school supplies for children in need.
Yami graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and Liberal Studies from Saint Thomas University with a minor in Philosophy in 2010. She then pursued her Master’s Degree in Public Administration and Educational Leadership from Nova Southeastern University graduating in 2012. She is now currently working on a Doctorate Degree in Business Administration at Florida National University. Yami is the oldest of three and when not in the LBA Office, is with her significant other, John and her two dogs; Zero and Zeus.

Isabella A. Guidotti

LBA Assistant Director of Operations

Isabella Andrea Guidotti is the Assistant Director of Operations of the Latin Builders Association. Born in Brooklyn, New York, but raised in Miami, FL, Isabella is the third of four siblings of her Ecuadorian parents. Isabella enjoys many things, but above all her favorite hobby is yoga. For Isabella, practicing Yoga is not only beneficial for the body and mind but it’s also a union for the spirit. Isabella is currently attending Miami-Dade College pursuing her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. previous to this degree, Isabella pursued her Nursing Degree.

Ileana Rios

LBA Member Services Representative

Ileana Rios is the Member Services Manager of the Latin Builders Association. Ileana was born in Caracas, Venezuela; her parents, her oldest brother and her emigrated to the United States in 2006 in search of a brighter future. When Ileana isn’t at the LBA Headquarters assisting members, she spends her spare time with her family and friends or at her second home the gym; for a young lady, such as herself, Ileana has been involved in the fitness world for seven years. Ileana is a Miami-Dade College Alumni and is presently pursuing her Bachelor’s Degree Majoring in Criminal Justice, as one of her lifetime goals is to become a Police Officer and Criminal Investigator.


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