The Miami-Dade Aviation Department's (MDAD) management team is a diverse group of experts in the fields of aviation operations, airport construction, security, food and retail concessions, and general aviation - just to name a few. Below is a listing of the management team, which includes biographical information and high-definition photographs, in Adobe Acrobat (PDF) format. To schedule an interview, contact MDAD's Office of Communications at 305-876-7017, or complete an interview request form.
 
Aviation Director  
 


Lester Sola
Aviation Director & Chief Executive Officer
 
Deputy Director
Chief of Staff & Senior Policy Advisor
Senior Executive Assistant
Ken Pyatt - Deputy Director, Operations

Arlyn Rull

 Patricia Hernandez
Ken Pyatt
Deputy Director
Arlyn Rull
Chief of Staff & Senior Policy Advisor
Patricia Hernandez
Senior Executive Assistant
 
 
 
Assistant and Associate Directors
Daniel J. Agostino
 
Pedro Hernandez, P.E.
Assistant Director,
Public Safety & Security
Assistant Director,
Operations
Assistant Director,
Business Retention & Development

Pedro Hernandez, P.E.
Assistant Director,
Facilities Development

Barbara Jimenez
Ralph Cutié
Assistant Director,
Facilities Maintence & Engineering

Barbara Jimenez
Assistant Director,
Administration

Chief Financial Officer

Tony Quintero
Associate Director,
Governmental Affairs

 

 

 

 

Division Directors
Alicia Riesgo
Barbara Carlo Chris Mangos

Alicia Riesgo
Customer Initiatives

Ana Finol
Facilities Maintenance Planning, Engineering and Construction

Barbara Carlo
Landside Operations

Chris Mangos
Marketing

Evelyn Campos

 

Hiram L. Barroso
Evelyn Campos
Professional Compliance
 
Gendry Sherer
Fine Arts & Cultural Affairs
Greg Chin
Communications & Digital Marketing
Hiram L. Barroso
Aviation Operations Strategic Manager
 
Ivonne Davila Jeff Bunting

Ivonne Davila
Financial Planning & Performance Analysis

Jeff Bunting
General Aviation Airports

Jesus Valderrama
Facilities Maintenance

Jorge Gonzales
Program Controls

Jose Ramos, R.A., LEED AP - Aviation Planning, Land-Use and Grants Lonny Craven
Maurice Jenkins  

Jose Ramos,
R.A., LEED AP

Aviation Planning, Land-Use & Grants

Lonny Craven
Airside Operations, Noise Abatement & Wildlife, Aviation Enforcement & General Aviation Airports (GAA)

Maurice Jenkins, IAP C.M.
Information Systems & Telecommunications

Nancy B. Pantoja
Civil Environmental Engineering

U. Desmond Alufohai Sarah Abate

Neivy Garcia
Commodities Management

 Oscar Aguirre
Capital Finance

U. Desmond Alufohai
Protocol & International Affairs

 

Sarah Abate
Airport Concessions Business Development

Sylvia Novela Toni Thomas-Stacey    
Sylvia Novela
Strategic Procurement
Toni S. Thomas-Stacey
Human Resources