Social Snapshot: Amal Solh
The Young Patronesses of the Opera president speaks to us in her own words
Amal Solh is the President of the Young Patronesses of the Opera (YPO) and has been a member of the organization since 2012. Solh is the President of the Downtown Neighbors Alliance (DNA) an advocacy alliance for the betterment of Quality of Life based in Downtown Miami. Solh is a Certified Yoga Alliance Instructor for the City of Miami Police Academy and runs a community class every Saturday morning at Bayfront Park. What’s more, she is the founder of Magic City Opera a platform with the mission to bring opera to the underserved.
Solh is an executive at Publicis Groupe S.A. (NYSE: PGPEF). She holds a BA in economics and Fashion design and a Master’s degree in Finance & Banking from St Joseph University (Beirut, Lebanon). She speaks fluent Arabic, French, English. She is the proud parent of a daughter Mona, who is a graduate of Gabelli School of Business at Fordham University and works in NYC.
Brett Graff is SocialMiami.com’s managing editor and has been a journalist covering money, people and power for over 20 years. Graff contributes to national media outlets including Reuters, Glamour, Harper’s Bazaar, Maxim, and the PBS show, Nightly Business Report. A former U.S. government economist, her nationally syndicated column The Home Economist is first published in The Miami Herald and then on the Tribune Content Agency, where it’s available to over 400 publications nationwide. She is broadcast weekly on two iHeartRadio news shows and is the author of “Not Buying It: Stop Overspending & Start Raising Happier, Healthier, More Successful Kids,” a parenting guide for people who might be tempted to buy their children the very obstacles they’re trying to avoid.