Dr. Eduardo J. Padron Receives Miso Golden Baton
Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón was presented the fourth MISO Golden Baton Recognition Award, given by the Miami Symphony Orchestra, for his outstanding contributions to the arts and culture in South Florida. Dr. Padrón has served as President of Miami Dade College (MDC), the largest institution of higher education in America with more than 165,000 students. He is was given the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Barack Obama in 2016, the highest civilian honor in the United States. Pictured: Rafael Diaz Balart, Chairman MISO; Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón; Daniel Andai, Concertmaster MISO; and Eduardo Marturet, Music Director and Conductor MISO.