GMSHRM Welcomes New 2010 Board Officers

GMSHRM will welcome its 2010 slate of officers on January 19th at the GMSHRM Chapter meeting and induction ceremony.

Greater Miami Society for Human Resources Management (GMSHRM), the largest accredited association of human resources professionals in Miami-Dade County, will welcome its 2010 slate of officers on January 19th at their GMSHRM Chapter meeting and induction ceremony.  The event will be hosted at the InterContinental Hotel West starting at 5:30PM. The GMSHRM Board of Directors is composed of local human professional leaders representing a wide variety of industries and expertise who share a common goal – to promote the profession and advance the professional in human resources.

The members of the 2010 GMSHRM Board of Directors include:

Magali Jarrin
, GPHR, Human Resources Manager for Latin America at McQuay International

Cindy J. Lau-Evans,
Human Resources Director and a Senior Vice President at MetroBank of Dade County

Claire K. Bergquist
, Vice President, People & Leadership Manager at Banco Popular North America

Maria Drew,
Human Resources Executive

Vice President at-Large
Lourdes Rey-Wilson
, Executive Vice President and Human Resources Director at TotalBank

Vice President of Membership
Yeimilyn Lorenzo
, PHR, MBA is the Benefits Specialist at Steiner Management Services

Vice President of Marketing
Janet Perales
, President of Janet Perales & Associates

Past President
Zoe Hernandez-Wolfe, SPHR,
HR Director, Shipboard and Organizational Development for Starboard Cruise Services

In addition, the following local human resources professionals will join the 2010 Board of Directors as Project Directors, lending their expertise and support to the chapter.

Gigi Glazer, Programs Director
Royal Caribbean Cruises

Robert Garcia, Director
of Certification
Florida International University

Paula Franco, Workforce Readiness Director

Terri Davis,
Foundation Director
ADT Security Services

Tom McGaffic, Director of College Relations
Marsh, Inc.

Odalys Girado, Director of Communications
Right Hire Staffing Solutions, Inc.

Andrew Rodman, Director of Legislative Affairs
Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson PA

Leticia Borges, Global Forum Director
AON Consulting Worldwide

Marylou Ponzi Kay, Professional Development
Benetton USA

Bettie H. Thompson, Director of Diversity and Inclusion
Miami Dade College

Dino Catozzo, Director of Sponsorship

David Nunes, Director of Community Relations

Alejandro Ceron, Director of Executive Forum
Marsh, Inc.

Linda Friedman, Coordinator of Pinnacle
Right Management

Founded in 1952, the Greater Miami Society for Human Resource Management (GMSHRM) has grown into the largest professional association of human resources professionals in Miami-Dade County.  Its member base, represents human resources professionals from a variety of industries including every area of human resource management -- employment, compensation, benefits, affirmative action, training and development, recruiting and employee relations, to name a few.

For more information on GMSHRM programs, events and services, or how to volunteer in one of our committees, please visit or contact any of our board members.  We look forward to working with you this year.