Rolando Llanes (b. 1961, Havana): Llanes is the president of CIVICA, LLC, in Miami. His many projects include Villa Magna, a 50-story apartment building, and Opera Tower Phase II, a 56- story apartment building, both located in Downtown Miami, as well as MDCC ETCOTA, a 39,000 square-foot, high-tech classroom facility for Miami Dade College, and the Killian Academy Charter School. He graduated from the University of Miami School of Architecture and received a Master’s degree in architecture from Princeton University. (Cintas for architecture, 1984-85)

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