Board of Directors

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The Coalition Members & Affiliations

The Coalition itself is made up of 19 diverse board members from the private sector, as well as various community/human service organizations in Broward County. The members who are mandated by legislature include; the Department of Children and Families, the Head Start Program, Children’s Services Council of Broward County, faith-based and private child care provider representatives, disability program representatives, School Board of Broward County, the County Health & Licensing Departments, Broward Community College and the local Workforce Development Board. Among the private sector appointments are three government appointees from various industries. 


Laurie Sallarulo (Chair)

President & CEO
Junior Achievement of South Florida

Dawn Liberta (First Vice-Chair)

Community Development Director 
Department of Children and Families

Twan Russell (Second Vice-Chair)

Athletic Director 
St. Thomas Aquinas High School

Monica Figueroa King (Secretary)

Chief Executive Director
Broward Healthy Start Coalition

Cindy Arenberg Seltzer, MPA, JD (Treasurer)

President & CEO
Children's Services Council of Broward County

Michael Asseff

Structured Asset Holdings


Our Current Board Members

Beverley Batson

Ark Christian Preschool

Richard Campillo

Business and Community Advisor

Sharonda Davis-Bailey

Director, Head Start/Early Intervention
Office of Academics

Kirk J. Englehardt

Vice President, Marketing & Communications
Community Foundation of Broward

Maria Hernandez

Chief Program Officer
United Way of Broward County

Carol Hylton 

President & CEO
CareerSource Broward

Melody McDonald

Future Kids Academy






Renee Podolsky, MBA

Community Health Director
Florida Department of Health in Broward County

Amoy Reid

Associate Dean, Academic Affairs
Broward College

Ellie Schrot

Director Early Steps
Children's Diagnostic & Treatment Center

Zachary Talbot


Kristina West

VP, Client & Community Relations Assistant Director
PNC Bank

Julie Winburn

Child Care Licensing & Enforcement Manager
Broward County Environmental and Consumer Protection Division