Marie-Ilene has resided in Coral Gables for 40 years and is a University of Miami alumna. She has been a licensed Realtor since 1985 and specializes in Coral Gables, Coconut Grove, Pinecrest, Brickell and Key Biscayne. She is fluent in English and Spanish.
Marie-Ilene has worked extensively for autism causes and an active fundraiser for many community organizations including the University of Miami Center for Autism & Related Disabilities (UM-CARD), the American Red Cross, Fairchild Tropical Botanical Gardens. She has been recognized for her volunteerism by the American Red Cross Spectrum Award for Women and the Junior League “Women Who Make a Difference” award as well as by WPBT Channel 2. She and her husband are members of the Tocqueville Society of the United Way of Miami and the President’s Circle at the University of Miami.