The Ronald McDonald House Charities of South Florida Board of Directors consists of community leaders, including members from local hospitals and other medical facilities, businesses and residents supportive of our mission. The board is responsible for setting the strategic direction of the organization, including adherence to it mission, vision, goals, objectives and short and long term planning.

Executive Committee

Alex Rodriguez
President (McDonald’s Owner Operator)

Ricky Wade
Vice President (McDonald’s Owner Operator)

Pete Menendez
Treasurer (McDonald’s Owner Operator)

Rosangela DeMello 
Secretary (McDonald’s Corporation)

Dan Ashlin,
McDonald\’s Owner Operator



Alexander Adams
Northern Trust Bank

Brad Ashlin
McDonald\’s Owner Operator

Mike Castillo
President, MC2

Jorge Delgado
VP International Business
Royal Caribbean International, LLC

Leslie Pantin
President,  Pantin/Beber Silverstein

Eric Peterson, Esq
Peterson / Bernard Law Firm

Roselina Rodriguez
McDonald’s Owner Operator

Dr. Judy Schaechter
Chief of Pediatric Deparment, University of Miami

Brent Upchurch
McDonald’s Owner Operator

John Van Brakel
Dell Corporation

Angela Villanueva
Paralegal, Akerman