Yuu Soubra moved to Coral Springs/Parkland area from Costa Rica in 1992. She majored in International Business and minored in Promotional Marketing at the Florida Atlantic University, where she also received her master’s degree in Public Administration. With over 16 years of professional experience in the public sector and 6 years in the private sector, Yuu is currently the Economic Development Coordinator for the City of Coral Springs. She is responsible for planning, organizing, and implementing several economic development programs to promote the growth and development of the City’s economic base. Yuu is passionate about economic development and enjoys being part of building a healthy community and helping attract and retain companies in the City. Before working in the Economic Development Office, Yuu served as a City Planner and an Executive Assistant for the Coral Springs Community Development Division from 2005 to 2016. In her free time, Yuu enjoys outdoor sports, such as running and biking, and loves spending time with her family. She speaks three languages (Japanese, English, and Spanish) and is grateful for an amazing group of neighbors, friends, and businesses she has met in the Coral Springs community.