Who Makes it Happen
Board Members

Board of Directors

Officers

Lisa Capote, Chairwoman 
Attorney-At-Law
Capote Law Firm
Alberto “Tico” Gutierrez, Treasurer 
Managing Director
Gutierrez Group Miami, LLC
Guarioné M. Díaz, Director 
President Emeritus
CNC
Sonia Lopez, Director
President and CEO
CNC
Jessica Delgado, Secretary 
CNC

Directors

Diana Diaz, Director
Communications Specialist
Raquel “Rocky” Egusquiza, Director
President
Maestros Foundation
George W. Foyo, Director/Nominating Committee Chair
Retired Executive
Josie de Goytisolo, Director
Entrepreneur
Carlos R. de Quesada, Director/Strategic Committee Chair 
Managing Member & Founder
VeraCruz Advisory, LLC.
Art Ruiz, Director
Principal and Co-Founder
Strategic Relationship Management, LLC
Dr. Celia C. Suarez, Director
Retired Educator
Brian Soares, Director
CEO
Kindred Hospital
Marielena A. Villamil, Vice Chair 
Chief Executive Officer
The Washington Economics Group, Inc. (WEG)

Corporate Board of Advisors

Joedis Avila (Chairman)
CSR/Community Outreach & Government Affairs Manager
Ford Motor Company Fund
Celeste Carrasco
Director, Public Affairs
AT&T
Cindy Chace
Corporate Government Sales Manager
United Parcel Service Inc.
Guarione M. Diaz
President Emeritus
CNC
Karina Diehl
Director, Community Affairs
MillerCoors LLC
Mercedes Eggleton-Garcia
Vice President – Global Community Relations
MasterCard
Ron Estrada
Vice President, National Community Empowerment
Univision Communications Inc.
Jose Gamio
Vice President, Diversity and Inclusion
Macy’s, Inc.
Peter Villegas
Vice President – Head Office Latin Affairs
The Coca Cola Company
Alma Guajardo-Crossley
Director, Corporate Diversity
General Motors
Jacquelyn Puente
External Affairs
Comcast
Sonia Lopez
President & CEO
CNC
Gary Pelletier
Director/Team Leader, Pfizer Helpful Answers
Executive Director, Pfizer Patient Assistance
Foundation Pfizer Inc.
Gloria Rodriguez
President & CEO
Comunicad
Jose C. Romano
AVP / Business & Community Relations
Baptist Health South Florida
Rafael Vasquez
Senior Director of Retail Operations
Florida Blue