Sunday, November 28, 2021


Juan Carlos “JC” Bermudez

Juan Carlos “JC” Bermudez is the founding Mayor of the City of Doral and served in that capacity for the first 9 and half years of the city’s existence. He was re-elected as Mayor of Doral in 2016. He is currently a member of the Advisory Board of the United States Conference of Mayors, as well as Board Member of the Miami-Dade County Transportation Planning Organization. Mr. Bermudez graduated from the University of Miami with a Bachelor of Arts degree and received his law degree (juris doctorate) from the University of Notre Dame Law School. He has practiced law in South Florida for over 28 years and is member of the Florida Bar and the American Bar Association amongst other legal associations. He is currently a partner at Lubell Rosen, LLC in the Coral Gables office.

Susie Castillo

Ms. Castillo serves as the Chair of the School Board’s Facilities Construction Committee, and serves as Vice-Chair of the School Board’s Fiscal Accountability & Government Relations. Ms. Castillo is an active member of the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials organization, National School Board Association’s Council of Urban Boards of Education, and is the School Board’s representative on the Miami-Dade County League of Cities and the National Hispanic Council of School Board Members. She founded the Andrea Castillo Foundation, which provides scholarships to students majoring in Education at public colleges and universities in Miami-Dade.

Doral Police Department

“We are the Guardians; a shield forged by truth, valor, diversity, and reverence.” This is the philosophy that guides the police department and inspires us to provide the best possible service to our residents, businesses, and visitors. We are committed to the concepts of community policing and procedural justice. We recognize the police department does not operate isolated from its community and that the community must be an active participant in public safety.

Vicente Passariello

He is a licensed trainer in Neurolinguistic Programming with Richard Bandler. He is a specialist in human engineering design and persuasion engineering. He has given seminars on motivation, cell nutrition, and sales with Neurolinguistic Programming in Miami, New York, Las Vegas, Caracas, San Jose, Mexico and Peru. He is the creator, executive producer, and broadcaster of Cápsulas del Éxito program, broadcast by Actualidad 1020 AM every Saturday at 5:00 p.m. He is the author of "Guía 365, affirmations for your inner power" and "Face Off, The Truth about Motivation". He is the official Spanish voice of Anthony Robbins’s seminars.

Cristina Sabroso

Dr. Cristina Sabroso is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Board Certified Clinical Sexologist, Hypnotherapist, Transpersonal Psychology Certified, NLP practitioner, Diplomate of the American Board of Sexology and EMDR level II certified therapist. Dr. Sabroso created the Zenrun, an app and meditative race with the aim of bringing people together in joy and to teach athletes to focus their minds to improve performance. She is a faculty member of Miami Dade College and Albizu University, teaching and training undergraduate, masters and doctoral students in psychology. She is founder of Dharma Institute, a holistic center located in Doral, where she currently sees patients, teaches meditation, and works in partnership with other professionals in the healing field.

Ernesto Avendaño

He has degrees as a nutritionist and dietitian. He is also a lecturer, writer, teacher, and passionate about nutrition education. In his practice he tackles obesity and focuses on the educational aspect to revert it. He considers, that in many cases, the genesis of the problem is the addiction to sugars. He constantly researches this topic and has developed a weight loss program where he flags the consequences of the exaggerated use of simple sugars in our bodies, and teaches the necessary tools to stop consuming it without this being a cause for suffering. He is the author of the book "A sweet enemy, sugar." His practice is located at Smile Studio Dental and Wellness Center.