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Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance Board of Directors 2015-2016

 2015-16 Executive Committee 

          

Dr. Penny Shaffer
Florida Blue
Chair

Bill White
Compass Office Solutions
Vice Chair
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Dr. Jennifer
O'Flannery Anderson

Nova Southeastern University
Secretary
Nelson Fernandez
ANF Group, Inc.
Treasurer
Mike Moore
COI access 

Past Chair
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Bob Swindell
Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance
President and CEO
Commissioner Chip LaMarca
Broward County
Board of County Commissioners

Heidi Davis Knapik
GUNSTER
Leadership Council Chair
Ray Ferrero, Jr. 
Nova Southeastern University
CEO Council Chair
Mason Jackson
CareerSource Broward
At-Large Member
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Lonnie Maier
FPL FiberNet
Governor Council Chair

Jean McIntyre
iBERIABANK 
Entrepreneurship Council Chair

Carlos Molinet
Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB

              
Laurel Oswald
Cushman & Wakefield
Corporate Council Chair 
Mayor John P. "Jack" Seiler
City of Fort Lauderdale

Barry Somerstein
Greenspoon Marder

Legal Counsel 

           
Ric Green
Greater Pompano Beach Chamber
Partner Council Chair
Ben Wesley
FPL
Alliance 501(c)3 Foundation



2015-16 Directors


Anthony Abbate
Florida Atlantic University
Toula Amanna
Flashback Diner
J. David Armstrong, Jr.
Broward College

Josie Bacallao
Hispanic Unity of Florida

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Ana Barbosa
City of Coral Springs
Donna Bean
Bolton Medical 
 William Berger
Greenspoon Marder Law
 Basil Bernard
Apricot Office Interiors
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Julie Berry
Stiles
Sandra Birdsong
City National Bank
Mary Blasi
City of Coconut Creek
Marcos Borras
Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six
     
Ashley Boxer
Memorial Healthcare System

Jennifer Bramley
City of Coral Springs

Cindy Brief
Coral Springs
Chamber of Commerce
Barbara Burke
BankUnited
   
Tony Caggiano
Port Everglades Association
Rosana Santos 
Calambichis
Big Chef
Kathleen Cannon
United Way
of Broward County

Steven Cernak
Port Everglades

   

Scott Cerutti
Deloitte

Isabel Cosio Carballo
South Florida Regional Council
Guy Desautels
Citrix
Melanie Dickinson
South Florida Business Journal

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Heiko Dobrikow
Riverside Hotel

James Donnelly
Castle Group
Borward Workshop Chair

Jennifer Bales Drake
Becker & Poliakoff

Jeremy Earle
City of Fort Lauderdale

 

 

Mark Gale
Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood

International Airport

Dr. Michael Gaylor
Leadership Broward Foundation

Kate Goldman
Baptist Health
South Florida

Jose Gonzalez
Florida East Coast Industries

 

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Bertha Henry
Broward County Administrator

Dr. Wazir Ishmael
City of Hollywood
Dodie Keith-Lazowick
Keith and Associates, Inc
Kathy Koch
Ambit Advertising 
and Public Relations

 

 

 Jarett Levan
BBX Capital

Aimee LeWinter
PNC Bank

Dan Lindblade
Greater Fort Lauderdale 
Chamber of Commerce

Malcolm MacInnes
MGM General Contracting

 

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Stewart Martin
Marsh McLellan Agency

Neil McAdorey
Ultimate Software

Sandy-Michael McDonald
Broward County OESBD.

Patricia McKay
Templeton and Company

 

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Debra (D.K.) Mink
Mink & Mink, Inc

Peggy Nordeen
Starmark International

Shawn Oden
JP Morgan Chase

Arlene Pecora
The Signature Grand

 

Chris Pizzo
Patriot National, Inc.

Dr. Avis Proctor
Broward College

Phil Purcell
Marine Industries 
Association of S. Florida

 Karen Reese
City of Fort Lauderdale

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David Reid
JM Family Enterprises 
Laurie Rich Levinson
School Board
of Broward County

Sam Robbin
National Jets

Leo Rodriguez
Emerson

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Juliet Roulhac
Florida Power & Light

Tim Rubin
Kaufman Rossin


Robert Runcie

Superintendent, 
Broward County
Public Schools

Richard Salamon
City of Sunrise

 

Laurie Sallarulo
Junior Achievement
South Florida

Patrick Sargent
Regions Bank

Kelley Shanley
Broward Center 
for the Performing Arts

Lisa Gefen Sicilian
Kaplan Higher &
Professional Education

 

 

Dr. Germaine Smith-Baugh
Urban League 
of Broward County

Michael Stamm
City of Pembroke Pines

Scott Stoudenmire
City of Coconut Creek

Erick Strati
Wells Fargo

 

 
Greg Stuart
Broward County
Metropolitan Planning
Organization

 Marcel Summermatter
Regions Bank

  Charles Webster
Broward County
Public Schools

Robert White
GUNSTER

     
 

Kathleen Woods-Richardson
 City of Miramar

 


  The Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance is the official public/private partnership for economic development in Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County.