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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

 

 
Bob Swindell
Greater Fort Lauderdale
Alliance

President and CEO
Mark Bogen
Broward County
Board of County
Commissioners

 

 

   
Colin Brown 
JM Family Enterprises
CEO Council Chair

Jennifer Bales Drake
Becker
Alliance 501(c)3
Foundation
Sandra Veszi Einhorn
Coordinating Council
of Broward
Partner Council Chair
Kate Goldman
Baptist Health
South Florida
Leadership Council Chair
Mason Jackson
CareerSource Broward
At-Large Member

Marissa Kelley
Lewis Brisbois
Corporate Council Chair

 

 

Melissa Milroy
Galleria at Fort
Lauderdale, a JLL Property
Entrepreneurship
Council Chair

Stacy Ritter
Greater Fort Lauderdale
Convention & Visitors Bureau
CVB Designee

Tim Rubin
Kaufman Rossin
Governor Council Chair


            
Newton Sanon
OIC of South Florida
At-Large Seat 
 Barry Somerstein
Greenspoon Marder
Legal Counsel 

 Erick Strati
 Wells Fargo
At-Large Seat 

   

 

  Mayor Dean Trantalis
City of Fort Lauderedale

 

 

2019-2020 Directors 

 

 

Anthony Abbate
Florida Atlantic
University

Toula Amanna
Flashback Diner


Jason Annunziata
JetBlue


Chelsa Arscott
Broward County Small Business Board/
Arscott Douglas Realty Advisors

     
Brett Atkinson
Moss Constructon
 Josie Bacallao
Hispanic Unity of Florida
 Kelvin Baker
City of Miramar
Brendan Barry
Shutts LLP   
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Donna Bean
Terumo Aortic 
Basil Bernard
Apricot Office Interiors
Julie Berry
Stiles
Karen Brooks
City of Coconut Creek 
 
Kelley Brown-Murro
Regions Bank

Rosana Santos Calambichis
Big Chef 
Kathleen Cannon
United Way
of Broward County
 Scott Cerutti
Deloitte
       

 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

     goddard  
Mark Gale
Fort Lauderdale/ Hollywood

International Airport
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

 

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Keith Koenig
City Furniture
Broward Workshop Chair

Dan Lindblade
Greater Fort Lauderdale 
Chamber of Commerce

Sandy-Michael McDonald
Broward County OESBD

Horace McHugh
City of Coral Springs

 

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

 

 
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.Laurel Oswald
Tower Commercial
Real Estate

Arlene Pecora
Signature Grand

Amaury Piedra
Pier Sixty-Six
Hotel & Marina

Hector J. Ponte
Wells Fargo

 

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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
SunTrust  


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/
South Florida Petroleum
Services / 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

Jarett Levan
BBX Capital

Mike Moore
Tower Commercial
Real Estate
     
Penny Shaffer
Florida Blue 

Bob Swindell
Greater Fort Lauderdale
Alliance
Ben Wesley
FPL

Bill White
Compass Office
Solutions