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2023 REquest For Application

SFCDC is currently accepting applications for our 2023 Board of Directors Nominations. To learn more about requirements and expectations, please review the overview prior to submitting an application. To access the online application please click the button below.


Board of Directors 


Gretchen Beesing

Board Chair

former CEO, Catalyst Miami

Myrna Sorona

Board Vice Chair

VP, Prospera

Ana Castilla 

Board Secretary

VP Community Development Manager, TD Bank

Maria Coto

Board Treasurer

Executive Director, Partners for Self-Employment

Elaine Black

CEO, Liberty City Revitalization Trust

Mary Ann Cruz

VP CRA Officer,
Amerant Bank

Charles T. Dabney, Jr.

former Miami Market Manager, South Florida Community Land Trust

Stephanye Johnson

Executive Director, Trinity Empowerment Consortium

Doug Mayer

President, Stone Soup Development Inc.

Valeria Perez-Ferreiro

VP Program Manager, Citi Community Development

Alexander Adams

Planning Division Manager, Village of Palmetto Bay

Brittany Morgan
Economic Resilience Director, The Miami Foundation

Maya Ragsdale

Executive Director,
Beyond the Bars

Charlene van Dijk 
Miami-Dade County resident

Zaina Alsous 

Miami Project Director, WeCount!


Maybelyn Rodríguez Laureano, MBA

Executive Director 
September 2021 - Present

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