November 18, 2021 7:15 am – October 28, 2021 8:30 am
Belisa M. Urbina – Bio 2021 Mrs. Urbina was born and raised in Puerto Rico. She studied Business Administration at the University of Puerto Rico and graduated Valedictorian of her class. In 2001, along with her husband Miguel, she co-founded Ser Familia, Inc. which is the leading program in Georgia providing coordinated multi-disciplinary family, social and mental health services to Latinos. Among many organizations she is involved in, she is a member of Cobb County’s 2020 Steering Committee and Kennestone Hospital’s Regional Board of Directors past chairperson. She is also a member of the Prevent Child Abuse Georgia Advisory Board and Georgia’s Child Protective Services Advisory Council. She has been a part of Georgia’s Department of Public Health COVID- 19 Health Equity Council. In 2014, she was chosen as one of the 11WhoCare®by Atlanta’s 11 Alive Channel. In 2017 she was honored by the Georgia Women’s Legislative Caucus with the Nikki T Randall Servant Leadership Award and recognized with the NFL Hispanic Heritage Leadership Award by the Atlanta Falcons. In 2018, the Atlanta Braves chose her along with her husband Miguel as Braves’ Community Heroes. She has also been named as one of Georgia’s 50 Most Influential Latinos in 2018, 2019 and 2020. In 2021, Mrs. Urbina and her husband were inducted to the Georgia Latinos’ Hall of Fame. She is a graduate of Leadership Atlanta (2017) and the Regional Leadership Institute (2019). Ms. Urbina has been married to Miguel for 36 years and is the mother of 5 adult children and grandmother of 7.