Mr. Charles W. George (Chairman)

Miami Gardens, FL

 John_Ruffin

Mr. John W. Ruffin, Jr. (Vice Chairman)

Chairman & CEO
J. D. Ruffin Associates, Inc.
Coral Springs, FL

 

Min. Horace C. Hord, Jr. (Secretary)

Sr. Vice President
ICABA Media Holdings, LLC
Weston, FL

 

Rev. Dr. Henry T. Rhim (Treasurer)

Sr. Pastor, St. Joseph Missionary Baptist Church
Jacksonville, FL

 

Rev. Bartholomew Banks, Sr.

President, Progressive M&E Baptist Convention of Florida, Inc.
Pastor, St. John Progressive M.B. Church
Tampa, FL

Bishop Billy Baskin

Pastor, New Way Fellowship Praise & Worship Center
Miami Gardens, FL

 Carolyn_Bermudez

Mrs. Carolyn Bermudez

Vice President of Operations & General Manager Florida City Gas
Hialeah, FL

 

Dr. Gershwin T. Blyden

Miami, FL

 

Dr. George Davis, Jr.

Miami, FL

 

Mr. Ricardo M. Forbes

Corporate Vice President & Chief Diversity Officer
Baptist Health South Florida
Coral Gables, FL

 

Mr. Duran Saunders

President, Florida Memorial University Student Government Association
Miami Gardens, FL

 

Ms. Virginia P. Hayes

President, Women’s Auxiliary
Florida General Baptist Convention, Inc.
Orlando, FL

 

Mr. Marc T. Henderson

Media Relations Manager
Miami-Dade Aviation Department
Miami, FL

 

Ms. JoLinda L. Herring, Esq.

SunTrust International Center
Miami, FL

 

Honorable Dr. Lesley “Les” Miller, Jr.

Hillsborough County Commissioner
Tampa, FL

 

Mr. Frederick (Fred) Jackson

CEO, BeecherJackson
Oak Bluffs, MA

 Roberta_Kressel

Ms. Roberta R. Kressel

Sr. Vice President, Human Resources Team Leader
TD Bank
Coral Gables, FL

 

Rev. Wayne B. Lomax

Pastor, The Fountain of New Life
Miami Gardens, FL

 

Mr. William C. McCormick, Jr.

CEO MedAdvance Billing Service, Inc.
Lauderhill, FL

 

Ms. Margaret Porter-Hall

President, Florida Memorial University National Alumni Association
Miami Gardens, FL

 

Rev. Dr. James B. Sampson

President, Florida General Baptist Convention
Pastor, First New Zion Missionary B.C.
Jacksonville, FL

 

Mr. E. Ray Smith

Miami Gardens, FL

 

Mr. Michael B. Smith

President, Miami Skyline Consulting Company
Coconut Grove, FL

 

Dr. Thomas E. Snowden

President, Florida Memorial University Faculty Senate
Miami Gardens, FL

 

Reverend Samuel C. Tolbert, Jr., MDiv.

President, National Baptist Convention of America International, Inc.
Lake Charles, LA

 

Mr. Walter Weatherington

Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration
Washington, D.C.

 

Ms. Sharon Wilson, Esq.

Principal, Sharon Wilson & Co.
Nassau, Bahamas

 

Dr. Barbara F. Wright

President, Senior Women’s Ministry
Progressive M&E Baptist State Convention of Florida, Inc.
Tampa, FL

 

Dr. Jerry Young

President, National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc.
Jackson, MS

HONORARY BOARD MEMBERS

 

Mr. Garth C. Reeves, Sr.

Publisher Emeritus, The Miami Times
Miami, FL 33127