Goodwill Industries South Florida

Board of Directors & Sr. Staff

Executive Committee

Joseph P. Lacher

Sherril W. Hudson

Laurence A. Deets

Mary Martin Young

Thomas P. Erban

Jorge A. Fernandez

Rudy Kranys

Ronald Murfin

Dennis Pastrana 

Board of Directors

Sarah N. Artecona

William Beames

Michael L. Burnstine

Henry Calvo

Carolyn Donaldson

James M. Fraser

Wifredo Gort

Craig M. Haverfield, Esq.

David Landsberg

Marion L. Mosely

Alfred Novak

Donal L. Pegues

Charles Rosenberg

Allison P. Shipley

Edward Manno Shumsky

Barbara L. Shrut

Merrett R. Stierheim

Bruce Weber 


Board of Trustees

Jim Barker

Henry M. Bartlett

Andrew Blank

Jerome Blank

Robert Bromberg

William L. Cox 

Newall J. Daughtrey

WIlliam Fauerbach

Gary M. Goldbloom

Wilbert "Tee" Holloway

Debra Owens

Leslie Pantin, Jr.

Jorge Villacampa

Marcella Ungar Werblow

Jim Wilhelm

Jayne Harris AbessChair Emeritus

Executive Biographies

Dennis Pastrana, President & CEO
Dennis Pastrana is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Goodwill Industries of South Florida.

Dennis's career with Goodwill Industries spans 35 years, and he is today recognized as "Dean" among 182 Goodwill Industries' Executives in America.

Dennis's career began in Milwaukee, Wisconsin at the largest Goodwill in America, where he served for nine years and rose to the position of Assistant Executive Director.

For seven years, he served at the National Headquarters of Goodwill Industries in Washington, DC. He was Vice President of Membership Direct Services and responsible for providing consultation and technical assistance to all Goodwills' in North America and the Goodwill Executive Training Program.

Dennis came to Miami in 1979 to head a small, bankrupt, defeated and demoralized Goodwill Industries operating a few thrift stores. He has led the local Goodwill to a full recovery and subsequently to become one of the largest, entrepreneurial and diversified Goodwill Industries.

Dennis has a master degree in business administration from Marquette University. He is the recipient of numerous recognitions among them:

The Kenneth K. King, Outstanding Management Award
Goodwill Industries International - Top Leadership Award

Goodwill Industries International - Distinguished Career Award

Leonard L. Abess Human Relations Award - Presented by the Florida Regional Board Anti-Defamation League of B'nai Brith

United Way of Miami-Dade - Outstanding Human Service Professional Award

Lawton Chile's Heart Award - Florida Association of Non-Profit Organization

Goodwill Industries International - Gerald L. Clore International Award 

Goodwill Management and Senior Staff

Dennis Pastrana
President and Chief Executive Officer

Dena Marshall
Assistant to the President

Bridget Pallango
Senior Vice President, Human Services

Beatriz Anazco
Vice President, Financial Management

Manny Lopez
Vice President, Donated Goods

Lourdes Little
Vice President, Marketing & Brand Development

Harry Ramsarran
Vice President, Service Contracts

Peter Roberts
Vice President, Industrial Services

Sherri Scyphers Hungate  

Vice President, Business Development

Diana Valencia
Vice President, Apparel Manufacturing


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