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Board Positions Available
2 Governor Appointment Positions Available
Private Sector Position Available
Board of Directors
The Coalition’s board of directors is comprised of individuals from private sector business organizations and leaders of community organizations. These board members provide governance for the Coalition by creating and directing the strategic initiatives that ensure high –quality programming that increases all children’s chances of achieving future educational success and becoming productive members of society.
Adrian Alfonso, CPA, Board Chair
Gilda Ferradaz., Vice Chair
Department of Children and Families
Robert Eadie, Treasurer
Monroe County Health Department
Maurice L. Kemp, Secretary
Miami-Dade County CAA Head Start
Roderick E. Beasley
CareerSource South Florida
Commissioner, Monroe County District III
Representative of Programs for Children with Disabilities, Easter Seals South Florida
Miami-Dade County Public Schools
The Children's Trust
J. Abilio Rodriguez, Ph.D.
Centro Mater Child Care Services, Faith-Based Provider Representative
Roig Academy, Child Care Provider Representative
Miami Dade College
Private Sector Business Members
Mercantil Commercebank, NA.
United Way Center for Excellence in Early Education
Judy Schaechter, MD
University of Miami, Department of Pediatrics
Gerald K. Schwartz, Esq.
Gerald K. Schwartz, P.A.
Holland & Knight LLP
Alexander Soto, MBA
International Finance Bank
David Lawrence Jr.
Florida Children’s Movement