Changing the life of a child takes a village. But changing the future of our community takes an army, unrelenting in its dedication to empowering the potential of our youth every single day. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami honors and deeply thanks our Board members and executives, whose generosity helps us provide best-in-class mentoring services to hundreds of Miami-Dade’s children.

NameBoard of Directors TitleCompany, Position
Matt GorsonBoard Co- Chair
Greenberg Traurig
Sr. Chairman
Gabe NavarroBoard Co-Chair
MMG Equity Partners
Debra TylerChair-ElectBank OZK
Division President
Gale NelsonPresident & CEOBig Brothers Big Sisters of Miami
President & CEO
Linda CollVP of Program & Partnerships
Carnival Foundation
Bonnie CrabtreeVP at Large
Asha EliasVP of Events & Marketing
Rick FernandezVP at Large
Northern Trust
Managing Director
Julie GrimesVP at LargeHilton Bentley Hotel
Managing Partner
Amanda IsraelVP of Program & PartnershipsBurger King McLamore Foundation
Executive Director
Richard L. KohanTreasurerAFO, LLC
Allan Prindle VP of Strategic PlanningPower Financial Credit Union
President & CEO
Gary SaslawLegal Counsel
Gary R. Saslaw, P.A. Owner
Nikki SetnorSecretaryADP TotalSource, Inc.
Managing Senior Counsel
Tina Van der VenVP of Events & Marketing
Jennifer WilliamsVP at Large
Cozen O’Connor
Matt AllenThe Related Group of Florida
Executive VP & CEO
Brett Beveridge
President & CEO
Melanie Dickinson
South Florida Business Journal President & Publisher
Jamie Elias
Trivest Partners
Isabel Fine
Real Miami Commercial Real Estate
Broker Principal
Jack Glottmann
Saglo Development Corporations
Jeff Hicks
Hicks Family Fund
Bill Jones
Wells Fargo Private Bank
Senior Fiduciary Advisory Specialist
Jennifer Kennedy
Jay LeyvaLeyva Capital LLC
President & CEO
Gisela LowensteinLionstone Development LLC
Joy LundeenStearns, Weaver, Miller
Phil Magin Baptist Health South Florida
Assistant Vice President
Bronwyn C. Miller 11th Judicial Circuit Court
Greg MorrisTotal Operations Support Solutions (TOSS) Partner / Managing Director
Wirth T. MunroeAON Risk Solutions
Executive Vice President
Abe NgSushi Maki
Founder and CEO
Larry Olevitch WTVJ – NBC6
President & General Manager
Jon Paul (JP) PerezRelated Group
Vice President
Martha PoulterRoyal Caribbean Cruise
Joshua PreverHolland & Knight LLP
Rita RamirezUS Trust, Bank of America
Senior Vice President,
Private Client Manager
Rick RosenHIG Capital
Executive Managing Director
Gladys Rustan-HernandoDOS Health Management
Vice-President of Development
Susan RutroughRaymond James
Vice President, Investments
Brian San MiguelBB&T Bank
Miami-Dade County Market President
Rakesh ShaliaFedEx
VP of Marketing
Steve I. SilvermanKluger, Kaplan, Silverman, Katzen
& Levine
Founding Partner
Katherine SojoEvensky & Katz/Foldes Financial Wealth Management
Senior Financial Advisor
Amy StojanovicMochee Inc.
Carol SurowiecCherry Bekaert
Tax Partner
Nicole TurnerRyder Systems
VP, Compensation & Benefits
Richard WeissWeiss, Serota, Helfman, Cole & Bierman
Founding Member
Jimmy & Rebecca Whited
Windhaven Insurance Co.
President/ Owner
Richard C. WolfeWolfe Law Miami
Thomas D. Wood (Jr.)Thomas D. Wood & Company
Eric WoolworthThe Heat Group
President, Business Operations
Debbie YoungKaufman, Rossin & Co. P.A.
Associate Principal