Miami-Dade Beacon Council includes professional staff dedicated to the economic development of the community. The staff works to market Miami-Dade as a world-class business location; grow local companies, and help shape Miami-Dade’s economic future.

Office of the President

Michael Finney

Madeline Mesa

Budget & Administration

Camela Glean-Jones

Marco Phanord

Vanessa Tamanini

Melissa Brod

Marketing & Communications

Maria Budet

Maria Teresa Garcia

Darling J. Jarquin

Investor Relations

Economic Development

Dyan Brasington

James Kohnstamm

Mario J. Sacasa

Sheri Colas-Gervais

Christine Johnson

Stanley Rigaud

Thalis Morales

One Community One Goal

Joseph Hovancak

Research & Strategic Planning

Jaap Donath, Ph.D.

Vanja Hajdukovic

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