Meet the Council

  • Steven S. Wasserman, Chair

    Steve Wasserman serves as Executive Vice President for Colliers International South Florida, LLC and is one

  • Philip F. Blumberg

    Philip F. Blumberg is founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Blumberg Partners group of companies. Mr.

  • Scott Curtis

    Scott Curtis is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Council for Educational Change.

  • Diane P. Davis, CFP

    Diane Davis is a Vice President and Wealth Management Advisor in the Miami Falls Office of Merrill Lynch in South Florida. Davis started her career in the banking industry in 1987 at Chase Federal Bank, in Miami. Davis started with Merrill Lynch in February of 1995 as a financial advisor and has been adding to her education, experience and credentials ever since.

  • Dorothy Eisenberg

    Dorothy S. Eisenberg, a prominent certified public accountant, brings a wealth of taxation experience to Gerson, Preston, Robinson & Company, and is highly regarded by the clients she serves. Ms. Eisenberg focuses her practice on managing some of the largest and most complex tax and general accounting matters for high net-worth individuals and businesses served by the firm. She has an extensive background in a wide variety of industries including healthcare, real estate, manufacturing, retail and professional services. In addition to serving clients, Ms. Eisenberg trains and supervises professional staff at the firm.

  • Karen Fryd

    Karen Fryd is the Director of the South Florida Youth Foundation, Inc.  It was fate that took Karen to inner-city schools that she never realized were so close to her home.

  • Steven T. Halverson

    Steven T. Halverson has served as a director of CSX since September 2006. Mr.

  • Lori R. Hartglass, Esq.

    Lori R. Hartglass is a partner with Arnstein & Lehr LLP and she chairs the Governance Committee of the Council for Educational Change.

  • Barry E. Johnson

    Barry E.

  • Cyrus Jollivette

    Russ Jollivette is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Council for Educational Change.