Silvia Puente has lived and worked in Southwest Florida for over 46 years. In her professional capacity, she has been involved with the nonprofit community for more than 20 years having begun in this sector as the Executive Director for Habitat for Humanity of Collier County. Silvia is the Immokalee Library Branch Manager. Her extensive knowledge of the community as well as her advocacy for residents has made her the “go to” person for those seeking local services and resources. Silvia’s commitment to the community is evident by her volunteer activities and her service on numerous nonprofit boards.
Silvia is a founding board member of the Collier Resource Center.