STEM Advisory Members

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The Miami STEM Advisory Committee is comprised of community partners from industry and higher education. They support students in NAF Academies of Engineering, Health Science and Information Technology in many Miami-Dade County Public Schools.




Dr. Susan Amat, Immediate Past Chair Founder and Executive Director Venture Hive
Neil Campbell, Chair Operations Manager  CB&I
Valerie Crawford, Secretary Managing Director HAVAO Global Consultants
Bharat Krish, Treasurer CEO Takt Digital
Silvia Beltre, Marketing Co-Chair Associate Stantec
Cynthia Seymour, Marketing Co-Chair CEO Seymour Results
Alex Funkhouser Owner SherlockTalent
Juan Arango MSIE, PMP   Exteractions
Dr. Eldredge Bermingham Chief Science Officer Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science
Dr. Robert P. Cleary, NMTCB,MBA, CHC Nuclear Medicine Technology Keiser University
Dayana De La Torre Executive Assistant to the CIO Perry Ellis International
Barbara Espino-Perez District Construction Manager & Construction LAP Coordinator FDOT District VI Construction
Dr. Mark Everett Dean, School of Health Science

Miami Dade College

Medical Campus

Mauricio Ferrazza, M.F.A Chairperson, Miami Animation & Gaming International Complex

Miami Dade College EnTec

School of Engineering & Technology

Shawn Harrs Senior Director, Strategic IT Services Lennar
Anselm Knights Interim Chair

Miami Dade College EnTec

School of Engineering & Technology

Patricia Mundarain Executive Director ITWomen
Noreen Legault Mendoza CEO Geeki Girls
James E. Osteen, Jr. Executive Director South Florida Digital Alliance
Eveline Pierre Executive Director Haitian Heritage Museum
Andy M. Perez Owner/ DOA The Academy – Miami Campus
Joe Raio Technical Evangelist Microsoft
Tomas Ruiz, PE,CFM, LEED, AP President Snubbs Consulting, Inc.
Albert Sosa Vice President HNTB
Jonas Stawski   Digital Idea Solutions
Dr. Pablo Rafael Sacasa Chemistry, Physics/ Earth Sciences Dept. Chairperson Miami-Dade North Campus
Patricia Vegnani President Vegnani Consulting (Representing MECA)