KBCF Leadership

Board of Directors

The Key Biscayne Community Foundation’s board of directors comprises well-respected individuals who govern the foundation, establish policy, set priorities, and make final grant decisions. All members are unpaid volunteers serving set terms. The Foundation’s appointment process ensures that the board represents a diverse range of views and knowledge.

KBCF Administration

Invested in our community and responding to your ideas, our community team acts as the front door to the foundation. We do this in order to enable, facilitate, and empower residents to make a positive difference in the local, greater, and global community. The Key Biscayne Community Foundation Team brings it all together. These hand-selected professionals from throughout South Florida allows KBCF to operate smoothly & efficiently to better assist our donors. Contact the KBCF Team members at Info@KeyBiscayneFoundation.org.

Melissa White
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Melissa White leads the Foundation’s efforts to empower residents to make a positive difference in our local, greater, and global communities.

Annette Perez
ACCOUNTING

Annette Perez oversees the Foundation’s finance & accounting, as well as the daily financial operations of the Foundation.

Carolyn Cruz
OPERATIONS DIRECTOR

Carolyn Cruz leads many of the foundation’s operational functions including  administration, account management, events, and communications.

Rumya Sundaram
CITIZEN SCIENTIST COORDINATOR

Rumya Sundaram leads the Foundation’s Citizen Scientist Project’s efforts to engage citizens to monitor and protect our local natural resources.

Consultants & Advisors

Robert Molinari, PhD
CITIZEN SCIENTIST PROGRAM OFFICER

Robert Molinari, PhD assists with the Foundation’s Citizen Scientist Project’s mission to foster citizens’ involvement in protecting our natural resources.

Nathan Moyer
COMMUNICATIONS & MEDIA

Nathan Moyer, of Light Made Liquid, LLC, oversees the Foundation’s web, marketing, and advertising needs while maintaining a memorable brand with a unified voice.

Amancio Paradela
GRANTS ADMINISTRATION

Amancio Paradela, of Light Made Liquid, LLC, oversees the Foundation’s grantwriting and fundraising needs to secure funding for the Foundation’s Programs and Donor Projects.

Ernest Porter, CPA
FINANCIAL MANAGER

Ernest Porter, CPA oversees the Foundation’s financial health helping to better guarantee long-term financial goals.