Leading us in the right direction


Big Brothers Big Sisters Leadership

From our Executive Team to our Board of Directors, Big Brothers Big Sisters has a compassionate and dedicated group of individuals on our side that are willing to do whatever it takes to help change children’s lives for the better.

Executive Team

Malena Mendez,
Chief Executive Officer

Laura Pujols,
Vice President of Operations

Jennifer Tubito,
Vice President of Finance

Jennifer Becker,
Vice President of Programs

Board of Directors

Melida Akiti, Director
Memorial Healthcare

Mark Bogen, Director
Bogen Law Group, P.A.

John Corrado, Immediate Past Chairperson
Retired, Xerox International

David Custin, Treasurer
David R. Custin & Associates, Inc.

Gabriel M. de las Salas, Director
GMS Law, PLLC

Craig Drillich, Director
Property Damage Consultants

Andy Eccher, Director
JM Family Enterprises / Southeast Toyota Distributors

Terry Frank, Director
BBX Capital

Guillermo "Willy" Gomez
Woodforest National Bank

David Greenberger, Director
S.C.G. & Associates

Laurie Gunn, Director
Community Relations, Marketing and Philanthropy Advisor

Jerome "Hutch" Hutchinson Jr., Director
ICABA-International Career & Business Alliance, Inc.

Doug Jones, Director
Sixth Star Entertainment & Marketing

Shevrin Jones, Director
Florida Senate District 35

Sandra Juliachs, Director
Bank of America

Chelsea Koff, Director
Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson, P.A.

Traci Miller, Director
Miller Contruction

Fatima Perez, Director
Koch Companies Public Sector, LLC

Susan Renneisen, Director
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood

Ines Ross, Director
Wells Fargo Bank

William Saunderson, Director
Wells Fargo Advisors

Cheryl Seinfeld, Director
CLS Strategies, LLC

Ryan Sheehan, Director
Florida Panthers

Ben Sorensen, Director
The City of Fort Lauderdale

Dawn Stagliano, Vice Chairperson
Comcast

Nicole "Nicky" Tesser, Director
JetBlue

Chad Van Horn, Chairperson
Van Horn Law Group

Lorna Walker, Director
City of Miramar

Kara Wallace, Director
Royal Caribbean

Keith Williams, Secretary, Legal Counsel
Keith Williams Esq

Marlene Williams, Director
Retired, Xerox Corporation

Advisory Committee

Renee Quinn, Chair, Advisory Committee
QuinnProQuo

Trish Miracola, Director
Bahia Mar Fort Lauderdale

Coleen Sterns Leith, Director
Marketing Matters

Carol Eskew, Director
Juda, Eskew & Assoc PA

Dan Young, Director
B2B CFO