The Honorable Linda Brown Zilber was honored as Woman of the Year at a luncheon hosted by the Latin Auxiliary from Miami Jewish Health Systems. Linda has consistently supported Miami Jewish Health Systems as a Trustee Member of the Latin Auxiliary, Gift of the Heart Member in addition to member of the Judge Irving Cypen Society. Among the honored guests paying tribute to Linda were State Senator Gwen Margolis and Linda’s brother, Chief Judge Joel Brown of the 11th Circuit Court of Miami-Dade County.
Linda currently serves as President of the Jewish Museum of Florida. She is a former Mayor of Bay Harbor Islands, Past President of Cancer Lifeline, Bay Harbor School PTA and of the North Shore Kiwanis.
The Annual Woman of the Year luncheon helps Miami Jewish Health System’s Latin Auxiliary raise funds to fulfill their mission to maintain and expand the Music Therapy Program with a full-time Board Certified Music Therapist as well as musical instruments, a wide range of music media and recordings, equipment and resources, all for the purpose of promoting the well-being and dignity of its program participants.
Miami Jewish Health Systems is one of the most innovative healthcare providers in the United States. Treating 25,000 people of all ages, ethnicities and religions annually, this not-for-profit organization, formerly known as Miami Jewish Home and Hospital, offers community-based, residential and on-campus medical programs. The 72-year-old institution draws patients from across the nation and around the world for its pioneering Centers of Excellence that include: Rosomoff Comprehensive Rehabilitation Center; Brucker Biofeedback Center; Memory Center; Rehabilitation Services at Miami Jewish Health Systems’ Nursing Facility and the Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE). ###