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“A Special Thanks to everyone who helped guide this lost “Yborcitian" to make and develop this website.” Lloyd Carrera Santos

Raul Lavin

President & CEO of Cosmos Truck Equipment, Inc.

Círculo Cubano, Foundation, Board of Directors, Vice President Emeritus ,Oldest Member, Board of Directors, and Los Mambis

Born in 1917 and raised in Ybor City/Tampa Florida 

Angie Manteiga

Photography Archives Administrator

Ybor City, Tampa, Florida

Dr. Paul Dosal

University of South Florida

Vice Provost for Student Success

President Emeritus of El Circulo Cubano

Historian and Author of Ybor City and Cuba

Rolando Perez Pedrero

Grant writer for the Cuban Club Foundation, Inc.

Historian of El Círculo Cubano

President Emeritus of El Círculo Cubano

Restoration Project Leader for La Diosa Mural 

Father and Grandfather were leaders in El Círculo Cubano

Patrick Manteiga

CEO and Editor of La Gaceta Newspaper

Foundation President Emeritus of The Cuban Club Foundation, Inc. 

Member of El Círculo Cubano de Tampa

Father, Roland and Grandfather Victoriano Manteiga instrumental in El Círculo Cubano de Tampa


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