Board of Directors
Pedro De Armas
Pedro De Armas is originally from Venezuela. He holds a Bachelor degree in Marketing / Communications. He owns El Informador Newspaper, the largest Spanish language newspaper in the Lowcountry.
Ignacio Carrillo is the founder of Cardel Wine Imports & Wholesale, a wine imports company located in Charleston, SC.
Kellye is a successful entrepreneur and business development consultant with 20 years of extensive experience helping small and disadvantaged businesses grow through technical assistance and business development.
Jonnathan Gómez was born in Guapiles, Costa Rica. He is the owner and operator of J&M; Construction Services, a small renovations business servicing the Lowcountry since 2014. He has a bachelor in Computer Science from Universidad de Costa Rica and is currently enrolled in an architecture and Urban Masters program from Universidad International Iberoamericana (Puerto Rico).
Mr. O’Brien holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from the University of Scranton and an MBA from Rider University.
Diana Saillant is the Founder & CEO of Saillant Language Consulting, a company that connects private organizations, social service agencies, schools, and government agencies to Hispanic businesses and the community at large.
Attorney at Law
Author of the book “Spiritual Immigration: A Path of Inspiration and Wellness”. She has over 20 years of experience in the field of personal growth. She is also the wellness director of Circulos de Bienestar, where she offers change and action. She has been awarded as the “employee of the year” by the Mental Health Department in 2007, Woman of the Year in 2015 and received the Martin Luther King Jr. Award in 2016.