Paula Prendergast joined the American Red Cross Broward County Chapter as Executive Director in 2014. Since being appointed to lead the chapter, she has inspired and empowered a renewal of the Red Cross mission. She’s no stranger to Broward County; Prendergast has been in non-profit management for over 18 years. She’s a proven leader and true proponent of the non-profit sector. Paula has directed major fundraising events for community health organizations and was instrumental in bringing back to the Broward County Chapter the American Red Cross Dine & Dock Celebrity/CEO & Experience Auction Humanitarian Awards. This outstanding signature event generates awareness and helps raise funds for the Red Cross mission. Paula was the Area Director of the American Lung Association in Florida and served as Executive Director for the Florida Chapter Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America.
Paula is an avid angler from York, Penn. and a graduate of Towson University. She is a member of the Fort Lauderdale Woman’s Club, Nonprofit Executive Alliance of Broward and Trustee Member of the Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale. Additionally, she serves on the Broward County Recovery Coalition and Parkland Shooting Task Force.
Cynthia G. Imperato
Board Chair, 2019 Dine & Dock Event Chair, Community Volunteer Leader (CVL), Elected Official Liaison (EOL), Retired Circuit Court Judge Broward County Courts
Shannon Alfonso, President & CEO Florida Region, Marsh & McLennan Agency
Diana Arteaga, Vice President of Government Relations & Community Affairs, Broward Health
Gregory K. Bader, Board Development Committee Chair, Attorney, Gunster
Lisa Caldwell, Real Estate Advisor, Liz Caldwell Group
Ramón Canto, Sales Director South East Mexico & The Caribbean,Latin America & Caribbean Region Motorola Solutions
Scott Ford, Vice President for Development and Marketing, Holy Cross Hospital, Inc.
Richard Helber, Immediate Past Chair, CEO, Tropical Financial Credit Union
Moises Issa, M.D., Primary Care Physicians of Florida
LaurieAnne Minoff, Realtor Associate, Keller Williams Realty Professionals
Stephanie C. Moon, 17th Judicial Circuit Court Judge
Lawrence M. Ploucha, Mission Committee Chair, Shareholder, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC.
Frank P. Rainer, J.D., LL.M., MBA, MS, Senior Vice President/General Counsel, Memorial Healthcare System
Ravi & Devyn Ramnarain, Ravi Ramnarain, CPA, LLC
Gary Resnick, Diversity & Inclusion Committee Chair, Shareholder, GrayRobinson, P.A.
John Taddeo, ESQ., Posada Taddeo Dietiker Attorneys at Law
James Waldman, General Counsel at Keiser University and Everglades University