top of page

Lourdes' Achievements


Volunteer awards

Successful Island Leader

Lourdes served on the Siesta Key Association board for nine years (2003-2011) including five years as the president.  When she retired from the board, her legacy was a strong financial balance and a reputation for standing up to bar owners and developers leading to a standing ovation at her last SKA meeting in 2011.


Successful Neighborhood Leader

Lourdes served  as president of the Council of Neighborhood Associations (CONA) for three years (2011-2014).  CONA represents 70 neighborhood associations in Sarasota County

Lourdes received three

Citizen of the Year awards

Control Growth Now! (2012 and 2024)


CONA (2014)


Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce Siesta Selfless award (2024)

Certificate of Appreciation

During the 2005 hurricane season, Lourdes did not hesitate to help out with evacuations.  She received a Certificate of Appreciation from Sarasota County,

Lourdes graduated from Sarasota County's Citizens Academy in 2005.

Lourdes is a member of CERT (Community Emergency Response Team)

certificate of appreciation smaller.png
bottom of page