The Miami-Dade Beacon Council Board of Directors provides leadership and governance for the 501(C6) organization. The volunteer leaders are among the community’s leading business and community professionals representing various industries, educational institutions, non profits, and local governments.


Mr. Nelson Lazo, Chair
Chief Executive Officer
Doctors Hospital

Ms. Penny Shaffer, Ph.D., Chair-elect
Market President, South Florida
Florida Blue

Mr. Hugo Castro, Treasurer
Divisional Executive Vice President
AXA Advisors

Ms. Dawn White, Secretary
Regional Managing Director, State & Community Affairs
American Airlines

Mr. Michael A. Finney
President & Chief Executive Officer

**Executive Committee Member
Sigfredo Birriel** | Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Mikki Canton | City of Miami
Richard Kuper | Miami Dade League of Cities


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Upcoming Events

  1. Banking & Finance Committee

    September 27 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  2. Technology Committee Meeting

    January 10, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
  3. Technology Committee Meeting

    March 7, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am

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