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Marina Manzanares

Dominican born, raised in Miami, and transplanted to New Orleans pre-Katrina.

Meet Marina Manzanares

I'm a mother of a talented 12 year old. Assistant Vice President at a Local bank. I enjoy serving my Hispanic community any way I can and proudly serve the local Hispanic Chamber as well as a small non-profit focused on growing local Latino businesses.


How long have you lived in the New Orleans region?

18 years


Live: Old Metairie
Work: Old Metairie

Stage of Life

Professional with school-aged kids

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Food Scene, Festivals, Schools, Small Business, and New Orleans Neighborhoods

Favorite way to spend an afternoon

Drinking Craft beer at a local brewery with my boyfriend and our friends

Favorite restaurant


Favorite festival

French Quarter Festival

A couple courtyard dining at a cafe

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