United Way of Miami-Dade announces its 2012 board and executive committee

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United Way of Miami-Dade announces its 2012 board and executive committee

The following board members form the United Way executive committee:
• Board Chair – Jayne Harris Abess, partner, thinkLAB Ventures
• Immediate Past Board Chair – Sheldon Anderson, president and CEO, Southeast Region of Northern Trust
• Chair Elect & 2012 Campaign Co-Chair – Gene Schaefer, Miami market president, Bank of America
• Treasurer – Frank Gonzalez, partner, Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra, LLC
• Secretary – Natacha Munilla, vice president, Thunder Electrical Contractors, Inc.
• 2012 Campaign Co-Chair –Peter Dolara, senior vice president, American Airlines
• Chair, Finance & Administration – Jack Lowell, senior managing director, Flagler Real Estate Services
• Co-Chair, Community Investments – Matt Gorson, national operating shareholder, Greenberg Traurig, PA
• Co-Chair, Public Policy – Jeffrey Bartel, managing director, Hamptons Group, LLC
• General Counsel – Jorge Hernandez-Toraño, partner, Holland & Knight LLP
• Members at-large –Bob Fatovic, EVP, chief legal officer & corp. secretary, Ryder System, Inc.; Jorge Gonzalez, president, City National Bank of Florida; Susan Potter Norton, partner, Allen Norton & Blue, PA; Carmen Perez, president, FPL FiberNet; Penelope Shaffer, South Florida market president, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida

Joining the executive committee as members of the board are:
Jose Abreu, director, Miami-Dade Aviation Department
Jonathan Batchelor, managing partner, The Batchelor Foundation
Manuel Becerra, president for diversified financial services, Assurant
Yolanda Berkowitz, community volunteer
Peter Bermont, managing director, The Bermont Advisory Group
Darlene Boytell-Perez, community volunteer
Steven Brodie, partner, Carlton Fields, PA
Michele Burger, owner, Bugs Burger Bug Killers, Inc.
Alberto Carvalho, superintendent, Miami-Dade County Public Schools
Guillermo Castillo, president, JPMorgan Chase Bank
Juan Cento, president, FedEx Latin America & Caribbean
Miguel Cervoni, executive vice president, wealth management, Ocean Bank
Loreen Chant, president, Johnson & Wales University
Stephen Danner, tax CPA/partner, CBIZ
Juan del Busto, regional executive, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Carolyn Donaldson, senior vice president human resources, Altegra Health
Miguel Farra, partner, Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra, LLC
Rudy Fernandez, vice president of government affairs, University of Miami
Gerald Grant, Jr., director of financial planning, AXA Equitable
Peggy Hollander, managing director, The Succession Group
David Landsberg, president and publisher, The Miami Herald/el Nuevo Herald
Elizabeth Leight, community volunteer
Mike Meredith, regional director, Miami-Dade and Broward, Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Deborah Morrison, tax manager, Kaufman Rossin & Co
Phillis Oeters, corporate vice president, government relations, Baptist Health South Florida
Ann Pope, president, Ann Pope Consulting, Inc.
Madeline Pumariega, Wolfson Campus president, Miami Dade College
Jose Sanchez, SVP, Southeast Florida business banking area manager, Wells Fargo
Romaine Seguin, president and CEO, UPS Americas Region
Andrew Smulian, chairman and CEO, Akerman Senterfitt
John Sumberg, managing partner, Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP
Arthur Torno, vice president MCLA, American Airlines
Kathleen Woods-Richardson, director of solid waste management, Public Works & Solid Waste Department
Josh Zivalich, secretary/treasurer, Teamsters Local 769, AFL-CIO