Staff and Board of Advisors

Staff

Delia Lopez, Director of Operations
Lissette Mendez, Director of Programs
Marci Cancio-Bello, Program Coordinator
Stephanie Farokhnia, Operations Coordinator
Paola Fernandez Rana, Program Coordinator
Christy Ferreras
, Administrative Assistant
Amanda Giust, Program Coordinator
Giselle Hernandez
, Administrative Assistant and Exhibitor Coordinator
Corey Lewis, Corporate and Private Donations Manager
Sara McCranie, Graphic Artist
Johanna Lawshea, Office Manager

Part-time and Seasonal Staff and Consultants

Maria Anaclerio, Student Assistant
Sergio Andricain, Ibero-American Program Assistant
Lisa Better, Sponsor and Friends Liaison
Kevin Castillo, Driver
Annalisa Damley, Friends Coordinator
Natasha Ebanks
, Administrative Coordinator
Christopher Estrada
, Driver
M.J. Fièvre, Program Coordinator
Mariela Gal, Ibero-American Program Manager
Yailyn Garcia, Student Assistant
Nick Garnett, Editor/Copywriter and Program Coordinator
Patrick Guglielmo, Development Assistant
Inés Flores Hébrard, Ibero-American Program Assistant
Dinana Joseph, Administrative Assistant
Jennifer Klaassens, Development Liaison
Randall Lazaro
, Logistics/Food Vendor Assistant
Melissa Messulam
, Program Assistant
Deyanira Navarrete, Spanish Language Public Relations Coordinator
Lisa Palley, Public Relations
Roberto Placencia, Driver
Larnica Poliard, Driver
Noely Salgado, Administrative Assistant
Carlo Jericho Sambula, Driver
José A. Villar-Portela
, Staff Writer for Marketing and Development

Advisory & Strategic Planning Committee

Mitchell Kaplan, Chair
Lynne Barrett
Natalia Crujeiras
Amy Dang-Stojanovic
Marlon Hill
Joan Hilty
Conor McCreery
Campbell McGrath
Irene Munoz
Lisa Palley

MEMBERS EMERITI

Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón, Honorary Chairperson
Susan Cumins
Alina Interián
Barbara Skigen
Mervyn Solomon