Board of Directors

Giselle Bayona, Vice President / Commercial Loan Officer at Stonegate Bank

Giselle Bayona has worked in the banking industry for many years and is currently a Vice President/Commercial Loan Officer at Stonegate Bank.

Pat Colangelo, Associate Director of Operations at Trinity International University.  

Pat Colangelo has worked in the education field for the past 30 years. Her experience includes Director of Academic Affairs at Florida International University and a consultant for Charter Schools of Excellence. She is currently the Associate Director of Operations and an Adjunct Professor at Trinity International University.

Andy Fernandez, Executive Director of Firewall Centers

Andy Fernandez ran his own for-profit corporation for over 15 years. When he learned about the tragic death of a 13 year old girl from a heroin overdose in a Fort Lauderdale mobile home park in 2003, Andy sold his successful business and founded Firewall Centers.

William T. Marks, Retired Senior Vice President of Northern Trust Bank & Take Stock in Children Board Member

Bill Marks has over 35 years of experience in trust administration, estate planning, and estate settlement and has both an MBA and JD degree from the University of Missouri. Bill is now retired from his position as Senior Vice President of Northern Trust Bank.

Shane Smith, Vice President, Treasury Sales Officer at SunTrust Bank.

Shane has over 21 years of commercial, international, and government banking experience. He has spent the last 15 years in the South Florida market as a Treasury Consultant.

Guy Brickman, State Farm Insurance Agent.

Guy Brickman is a State Farm Insurance Agent and has been for the past 51 years. He has held numerous civic positions, including National Director of US Jaycees (Junior Chamber of Commerce) and a board member of Hialeah-Miami Springs Chamber of Commerce. He has also been a Councilman for the City of Hialeah and is a present Board Member of COFA, Committee of Florida Agents.

JoAnne Daudt, founder and Estate Planning Attorney of JoAnne Larson Daudt, P.A.

JoAnne Daudt has practiced law in the area of estate planning and probate for over thirty years. She is passionate about helping individuals and families achieve their goals for the distribution of the estates entrusted to them. JoAnne founded her own practice over a year ago and is also president of StrikeForce 421, Inc., a women’s giving circle.

Thomas Lunak, Chief Financial Officer at Calvary Chapel

Thomas Lunak is a principled financial executive with over 20 years of experience as a key decision maker in executive management roles. He also has a consulting practice and has held various CFO positions with companies in start-up, high-growth, stable and turnaround situations. Thomas is currently the CFO at Calvary Chapel.

Giovanni Moss, Community Development & CRA Director at the Town of Davie.

Giovanni has a passion for people and thoroughly enjoys assisting the residents of Davie in improving the quality of their lives and communities.

Todd Templin, Executive Vice President at Boardroom Communications.

Todd specializes in media relations and crisis communications. Before entering the PR world, Todd worked for 17 years in the TV news industry—both on-air, and behind the scenes as a producer/newsroom manager.