At F O R U M, we foster community, embrace individuality, and champion professional growth. Our team is here to faciliate business support, maintain a safe space and make it easy to stay connected to the community.
FORUM’s Community Director is our go-to for all things FORUM. With over 9 years of experience consulting for small businesses, Meli supports members on their road to success. She is a strategic, analytical, and culture-driven leader known for her design and implementation of innovative practices successfully driving both short and long-term sales as well as operational efficiencies. Recognized for team development, Meli cultivates a collaborative, engaging… environment that promotes ingenuity, accountability, and consistent growth to FORUM. Meli holds a Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations and Advertising from The City College of New York. She is bilingual in English and Spanish.
Rosa Elera serves as Community Associate at FORUM supporting the Community Director with the highest quality operations in addition to assisting members with everyday tasks. She has background as a Communications Associate and Social Media Specialist for several local campaigns and small businesses in Miami-Dade County. She also currently volunteers as Community Outreach Chair for the Women’s Chamber of Commerce of Miami-Dade County. Rosa holds a Bachelor of Arts… Degree in Political Science and a Global Media Communications Certificate from Florida International University.
Located in downtown Coral Gables, F O R U M is in the epicenter of it all. From grab & go cafés to outdoor restaurants and accessible shops, our neighborhood offers an easy, walkable community.