Board of Directors


Chairman, Eugene Franklin

     President, The Florida Black Chamber of Commerce


Vice Chairman, Suzanne Specht

     Assistant Director, Florida Small Business Development Center at Gulf Coast University


Secretary, Lawrence R. Williams, Jr.

     Attorney at Law


Treasurer, Arbutus Washington

     President and Director, Help from the Sanctuary, Inc.


Director, Eric Knowles

     President, Miami-Dade Chamber of Commerce


President, Pam Tedesco

     The National Black Business Support Corporation



Board of Advisors


Debbie Beckworth, Director, PanAfrica America Cultural Heritage Marketplace


​​​Captain Frank Smith, USN (Ret.), Chairman, The Florida Black Chamber of Commerce

The plans of the diligent lead to profit as surely as haste leads to poverty.

                                                                                                                       - Proverbs 21:5

The plans of the diligent lead to profit as surely as haste leads to poverty. - Proverbs 21:5