Board of directors

Board of directors 2019-08-13T13:41:43-04:00

Meet the community leaders who guide our United Way.

Board Chair

Carlos A. Migoya
President and CEO
Jackson Health System

President and CEO

Maria C. Alonso
President and CEO
United Way of Miami-Dade

Co-Counsels

Jorge Hernandez-Toraño
Partner
Holland & Knight LLP

Susan Potter Norton
Partner
Allen Norton & Blue, PA

Executive Committee

Mrs. Jayne Abess, Emeritus
Partner
thinkLAB Ventures

Mr. Peter L. Bermont
Managing Director
The Bermont Advisory Group

Mr. Steven J. Brodie, Esq.
Co-Managing Shareholder
Carlton Fields, PA

Ms. Camila Cote
Managing Partner
EY

Mr. Baldwyn English
External Affairs Manager
FPL

Mr. Miguel G. Farra
Chairman of Tax and Accounting
MBAF, LLC

Mr. Frank Gonzalez
Managing Principal, Miami Office
MBAF, LLC

Jorge Hernandez-Toraño
Partner
Holland & Knight LLP

Mr. Edward J. Joyce
Chief Fiduciary Officer, East Region
The Northern Trust Company

Mrs. Lisa M. Mendelson
Community Volunteer

Mr. Carlos A. Migoya
President and CEO
Jackson Health System

Susan Potter-Norton, Esq.
Partner
Allen Norton & Blue, PA

Ms. Carmen Sabater
Quirch Foods Company

Mr. Robert E. Sanchez
Chairman and CEO
Ryder System, Inc.

Mr. John C. Sumberg
Managing Partner
Bilzin Sumberg

Ms. Ana VeigaMilton
President
The José Milton Foundation

Mr. Octavio “Joe” Zubizarreta
SVP, Communications
Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce

Board

Mrs. Jayne Abess, Emeritus
Partner
thinkLAB Ventures

Ms. Cristina Pereyra Alvarez
Mediator/Arbitrator
JAMS Miami

Mr. Sheldon T. Anderson
President and CEO
Standerson, LLC

Mr. Andrew L. Ansin
Vice President
Sunbeam Properties

Ms. Yolanda C. Berkowitz
Community Volunteer

Mr. Peter L. Bermont
Managing Director
The Bermont Advisory Group

Mr. Steven J. Brodie, Esq.
Co-Managing Shareholder
Carlton Fields, PA

Mr. Alfred A. Bunge
Managing Director
JPMorgan Chase

Ms. Alicia Cervera Lamadrid
President
Cervera Real Estate

Ms. Camila Cote
Managing Partner
EY

Mrs. Annelies H. Da Costa Gomez
Community Volunteer

Mr. Alberto Ignacio de Cardenas
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
MasTec, Inc.

Mr. Juan A. Del Busto
Chairman of the Board and CEO
Del Busto Capital Partners

Mr. Alan T. Dimond
Shareholder
Greenberg Traurig, PA

Mr. Baldwyn English
External Affairs Manager
FPL

Mr. Miguel G. Farra
Chairman of Tax and Accounting
MBAF, LLC

Mr. Brian Goldmeier
Principal
BYG Strategies, Inc.

Mr. Francisco B. Gonzalez
President
SunTrust Bank

Mr. Frank Gonzalez
Managing Principal, Miami Office
MBAF, LLC

Mr. Jorge J. Gonzalez
President and CEO
City National Bank of Florida

Ms. Kim Y. Griffin-Hunter
Partner
Deloitte LLP

Mr. Edward J. Joyce
Chief Fiduciary Officer, East Region
The Northern Trust Company

Mr. Seth R. Kaplan
Attorney
Gunster Private Wealth Services

Mr. Juan C. Liscano
American Airlines

Ms. Jennifer S. Love
SVP, Safety Security Env MED P
Royal Caribbean Cruises, Ltd.

Mrs. Aminda Marques Gonzalez
Miami Herald Media Company

Mr. Jose R. Mas
CEO
MasTec, Inc.

Ms. Melissa A. Medina
President
eMerge Americas & Medina Family Fndn.

Mrs. Lisa M. Mendelson
Community Volunteer

Ms. Patricia M. Menendez Cambo
Deputy General Counsel
Softbank Group International

Mr. Carlos A. Migoya
President and CEO
Jackson Health System

Mr. W. Allen Morris
Chairman, President and CEO
The Allen Morris Company

Mr. Darrell W. Payne
Esq.
Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson, PA

Mr. Jay J. Pelham
Principal
Kaufman Rossin

Richard Quincoces
LIUNA

Mr. Julio A. Ramirez
President and CEO
JEM Global Consulting

Dr. Larry A. Rice
President, North Miami Campus
Johnson & Wales University

Ms. Patricia Rosello
Baptist Hospital

Ms. Carmen Sabater
Quirch Foods Company

Mr. Robert E. Sanchez
Chairman and CEO
Ryder System, Inc.

Mr. David M. Seifer
Shareholder and Director
Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson, PA

Penelope S. Shaffer, Ph.D.
University of Miami

Mr. Neil H. Shah
President and CEO
Hersha Hospitality Trust

Mr. Andrew M. Smulian
CEO Emeritus
Akerman LLP

Mr. Jay Steinman
Partner
Duane Morris

Mr. John C. Sumberg
Managing Partner
Bilzin Sumberg

Dr. Jacqueline A. Travisano
EVP for Business and Finance and COO
University of Miami

Ms. Ana VeigaMilton
President
The José Milton Foundation

Mr. Jorge R Villacampa
President
Wells Fargo

Mr. Octavio “Joe” Zubizarreta
SVP, Communications
Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce

Advisory Council

Mr. Cesar L. Alvarez
Executive Chairman
Greenberg Traurig, PA

Mr. Tony L. Argiz
Executive Chairman
Greenberg Traurig, PA

Mr. José R. Arriola
Community Volunteer

Mr. Jonathan Batchelor
Managing Partner
The Batchelor Foundation

Mr. Manuel J. Becerra
Executive Vice President and President, Mobile Services, Assurant Solutions
Assurant

Mrs. Darlene Boytell-Pérez
Nurse Practitioner
Gastro Health

The Honorable Sue M. Cobb
Principal
Cobb Partners, LLC

Mr. Stephen G. Danner
Senior Managing Partner
Cherry Bekaert LLP

Mr. Peter J. Dolara
President
Air Travel Management

Mr. Albert E. Dotson, Jr.
Partner
Bilzin Sumberg

Mr. Richard D. Fain
Chairman & CEO
Royal Caribbean Cruises, Ltd.

Mr. Robert D. Fatovic
EVP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Secretary
Ryder System, Inc.

Mr. Mike B. Fernandez
President

MBF Health Partners, LLC

Mr. Rudy Fernandez
Chief of Staff to the President and Sr VP for Public Affairs & Communications
University of Miami

Mr. James L. Ferraro, Esq.
President
The Ferraro Law Firm

Dr. Julio Frenk, PhD.
President
University of Miami

Ms. Maritza Gomez-Montiel
Community Volunteer

Mr. Matthew B. Gorson
Shareholder; Senior Chairman
Greenberg Traurig, PA

Mr. Gerald C. Grant Jr.
Branch Director Financial Planning Southern Division
AXA Advisors, LLC

Mr. Adolfo Henriques
Vice Chairman
The Related Group

Ms. Peggy M. Hollander
Managing Partner
The Succession Group

Mrs. Laurie B. Jennings
Community Volunteer

Mr. Joseph P. Lacher
Community Volunteer

Mr. Jess S. Lawhorn, Jr.
SVP, Commercial Real Estate
Florida Community Bank

Mr. David Lawrence, Jr.
Chair
Early Childhood Initiative, Inc.

Elizabeth B. Leight, Psy.D.
Community Volunteer

Mr. Jack Lowell, Jr.
Executive Vice President
Colliers International

Mr. Jeffrey S. Miller
Miller Charitable Fund LLLP c/o Stuart A. Miller

Mr. John Randolph Millian
Community Volunteer

Ms. Natacha Munilla Bastian
Vice President
Thunder Electrical Contractors

Dr. Eduardo J Padron, PhD
President
Miami Dade College

Ms. Toni Randolph
Community Volunteer

Mr. Mark B Rosenberg, PhD
President
Florida International University

Mr. José A Sánchez
SVP/South Florida Business Banking
Wells Fargo

Mr. Gene Matthew Schaefer
Miami Market President, Commercial Bank Executive
Bank of America

Mr. Merrett R. Stierheim
Community Volunteer

Mr. Oscar Suarez
Florida Market Leader
EY

Mr. Arthur J. Torno
American Airlines

Mr. Trae Williamson
President
Williamson Cadillac-Buick-GMC

Ms. Mary M. Young
Community Volunteer

Ex-Officio

Ms. Cathy Alexander
Vice President, Relationship Manager
TD Bank

Mr. Christopher Badillo
Student Advisor
Community Volunteer

Mr. Alberto Monteiro Carvalho
Community Volunteer

Honorable Carlos A. Giménez
Office of the Mayor, Miami-Dade County

Ms. Jasmin Grant
Development Associate
Florida International University

Mr. Jorge L. Hernandez-Toraño, Esq.
Partner
Holland & Knight LLP

Susan Potter-Norton, Esq.
Partner
Allen Norton & Blue, PA