Board of Directors

Arden Shank, President
President & CEO, Neighborhood Housing Services of South Florida

Jihad S. Rashid, Vice President
President & CEO, Collaborative Development Corporation

Maria Coto, Secretary
Executive Director, Partners for Self Employment, Inc.

Oliver Gross, Treasurer
President, New Urban Development – an affiliate of the Urban League of Greater Miami

Evelyn Bruce,
Executive Director, NANAY CEDC

Elaine Black
President and CEO, Liberty City Community Revitalization Trust

Sam Diller
Executive Director, Hatian American Community Development Corporation

Doug Mayer
President, Stone Soup Development

Barbara Ibarra
Executive Director, Miami Coalition for the Homeless

Don D. Patterson
President & CEO, Mt Zion Developments, Inc.

Mario Artecona
Cheif Executive Officer, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Miami

Juan Rojas
Vice President & Director of Community Development/CRA, Gibraltar Private Bank & Trust

Barbara Romani
Regional Director South, Citi Community Development

Denis Russ
Community Development Director, Miami Beach Community Development Corporation

Myrna Sonora
Vice President for South Florida, Hispanic Business Initiative Fund


Advisors to the Board

John Little
Attorney, Legal Services of Greater Miami

Ana Castilla
Regional Community Development Director, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Miami Branch