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Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance Board of Directors 2019-2020

 2019-2020 Executive Committee 

Juliet Roulhac
FPL
Chair

Sam Robbin
National Jets, Inc.
Vice Chair
 
Lori Chevy
Bank of America 
Secretary

Gregory Haile
Broward College
Treasurer 

Nelson Fernandez  
ANF Group, Inc.
Past Chair

 

 
Mayor Dale Holness
Broward County 
Board of County 
Commissioners
Representative Chip LaMarca
Florida House of Representatives

Bob Swindell
Greater Fort Lauderdale
Alliance
President and CEO

  

 
Doug Bartel
Florida Blue
At-Large Seat
Colin Brown 
JM Family Enterprises
CEO Council Chair
Jennifer Bales Drake
Becker
Alliance 501(c)3
Foundation
Sandra Veszi Einhorn
Coordinating Council
of Broward
Kate Goldman
Baptist Health
South Florida

Mason Jackson
CareerSource Broward

 

 

Marissa Kelley
Lewis Brisbois

Melissa Milroy
Galleria at Fort
Lauderdale, a JLL Property

Stacy Ritter
Greater Fort Lauderdale
Convention & Visitors Bureau

      
Tim Rubin
Kaufman Rossin
Newton Sanon
OIC of South Florida

 Barry Somerstein
Greenspoon Marder

   

 

 Erick Strati
 Wells Fargo 
 

Mayor Dean Trantalis
City of Fort Lauderedale 

 

2019-2020 Directors 

 

 

Anthony Abbate
Florida Atlantic
University

Toula Amanna
Flashback Diner
Jason Annunziata
JetBlue

Brett Atkinson
Moss Construction

     
Frank Babinec 
City of Coral Springs
Josie Bacallao
Hispanic Unity of Florida
 Dahlia Baker
Broward County Small Business Development Advisory Board
Kelvin Baker
City of Miramar
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Brendan Barry
Shutts LLP   
Donna Bean
Terumo Aortic 
Basil Bernard
Apricot Office Interiors
Julie Berry
Stiles
Karen Brooks
City of Coconut Creek
Kelley Brown
Regions Bank
Rosana Santos Calambichis
Big Chef 
 Kathleen Cannon
United Way
of Broward County
       

 Scott Cerutti
Deloitte

Jeni Chokron
First Horizon Bank

Brian Clay
BankUnited
Chris Clemens
City of Pompano Beach
 
 
 Ross Cooper
WLRN
Isabel Cosio Carballo
South Florida Regional
Planning Council 
Alex de Gunten
HEICO Corporation
Melanie Dickinson
South Florida Business
Journal
 

   
Heiko Dobrikow
Riverside Hotel
 Dr. Jeremy Earle
City of
Hallandale Beach
Max Etcheverry
Delta Airlines
Bob Feldmann
RSM US LLP
     
Alex Fernandez
Broward Health
Ray Ferrero, Jr.
Nova Southeastern
University
Lori Funderwhite
City of Tamarac

Mark Gale
Fort Lauderdale/ Hollywood
International Airport

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Lisa Gefen Sicilian
Kaplan Higher Education
Patrick Goddard
Brightline / Virgin Trains USA
Marcell Haywood
Encompass Onsite 

Bertha Henry
Broward County Administrator 

 

     
 Dr. Wazir Ishmael
City of Hollywood

Rafael Jaramillo
Emerson

Cheryl Kleiman
Flexential

Keith Koenig
City Furniture
Broward Workshop Chair

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Dan Lindblade
Greater Fort Lauderdale 
Chamber of Commerce

Sandy-Michael McDonald
Broward County OESBD
Jean McIntyre
Pompano Beach Chamber of Commerce
Nancy Meyer
Sun Sentinel

 

   

Debra (D.K.) Mink
Mink & Mink, Inc. 

Ken Morris
Morris Southeast
Group 

Matt Muhart
Memorial Healthcare System

Peggy Nordeen
Starmark
International

 

 

Jason Nunemaker
City of Plantation

Shawn Oden
JP Morgan Chase & Co

Laurel Oswald
Tower Commercial
Real Estate

Arlene Pecora
Signature Grand

 

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Hector J. Ponte
Wells Fargo
Gary Press
South Florida Business
& Wealth
David Reid
JM Family Enterprises, Inc.

Laurie Rich Levinson
School Board
of Broward County 

 

Matt Rocco
South Florida Manufacturers 
Association

Robert Runcie
Superintendent, 
Broward County 
Public Schools

Shawn Sackman
Truist

Richard Salamon
City of Sunrise

 

Laurie Sallarulo
Junior Achievement
South Florida

 Penny Shaffer
Florida Blue 

Kelley Shanley
Broward Center 
for the Performing Arts

Kelly Skidmore
Marine Industries 
Association of S. Florida

 
Dr. Germaine 
Smith-Baugh
Urban League 
of Broward County 

Michael Stamm
City of Pembroke Pines


Greg Stuart
Broward County
Metropolitan Planning
Organization

Karla Thatcher
Hotwire
Communications

 

MaryLou Tighe
Broward League
of Cities

Steven Topel
Marsh & McLennan Agency

Rich Vogel
Port Everglades Assn/
Vecenergy

Ben Wesley
FPL

 

 

Glen Wiltshire
Port Everglades

  Jonathan Wolfe
AutoNation
Keriann Worley
EnterCom|South Florida 
Andrew Zullo
Leadership Broward
Foundation 

 

Alliance 501(c)3 Foundation Board Members:

 
Jennifer Bales Drake
Becker

Heidi Davis Knapik
Gunster

Kathy Koch
Ambit Advertising & PR
Jarett Levan
BBX Capital
   
Lonnie Maier
Crown Castle Fiber

Mike Moore
Tower Commercial
Real Estate
Jennifer O'Flannery Anderson
Nova Southeastern University 
Penny Shaffer
Florida Blue 

 
Bob Swindell
Greater
Fort Lauderdale
Alliance
Ben Wesley
FPL
Bill White
Compass Office
Solutions