Dean’s Advisory Board


The Honors College Dean’s Advisory Board (DAB) is made up of a group of community leaders from different sectors and industries dedicated to the mission and principles of the Honors College. Members contribute their support, wisdom, and expertise to shape, enrich, and sustain the Honors College and its programs. Members serve as ambassadors to the community and support fundraising to advance the goals of the Honors College and to heighten the visibility of the Honors College in the community.

Board Calendar of Events

    Board Leadership


    Carlos Somoza
    Honors College Dean’s Advisory Board Chair

    Kaufman Rossin & Co.


    Board Members

    ImageJennifer Adger Grant
    Community Leader and Philanthropist
    ImageErik Alexander
    Legal Wealth Advisor
    Truist Wealth Legal Specialty Group
    ImageNeil Bayer
    Campbell Johnson Clark
    ImageLori-Ann Cox
    Breakthrough Miami
    ImageGabriele Fiorentino
    Dranoff 2 Piano Foundation
    ImageAgueda Hernandez
    Chief Medical Officer
    Baptist Health Center for the Advancement of Learning
    ImageEduardo "Eddie" Hondal
    Executive Diabetes Specialty Representative
    Eli Lilly
    ImageHeidi Marcelo-Calero
    Marcelo Law Group
    ImageHector Mujica
    Head of Economic Opportunity
    Americas at
    ImageErrika Moore
    Executive Director
    STEM Funders Network
    ImageIleana Musa
    Managing Director
    Morgan Stanley
    ImageDavid Peña
    Attorney at Law
    ImageRaul Rodriguez
    President and CEO
    National Health Transport Inc.
    ImageKhaleel Seecharan
    Co-Founder & Managing Partner
    DEI Ready
    ImageFang Shu
    Honors Faculty Fellow
    Faculty Representative
    ImageAdam Sochet
    Vision Realty
    ImageJennifer Stearns Buttrick
    Of Counsel
    Stearns Weaver Miller

    For information about the Dean’s Advisory Board, please contact:
    The Honors College
    11200 SW 8 Street DM 353
    Miami, FL 33199