Meet TOD


Jacqueline Alonso

Sr. Project Coordinator

jacqueline@miami.edu

(305) 284-9231
What inspires you about the work you do? I am inspired by the opportunity we have, every single day, to help people make themselves better. Our job at TOD is to foster individuals’ personal and professional growth. When your job is to help people reach these goals and do things outside of their comfort zone – it...

Gina Annese

Program Coordinator

gxa370@miami.edu

(305) 284-3697
What is the best part of being a TOD Team member? The camaraderie I have been lucky enough to have with my team. They are a group of talented and inspirational individuals that I learn from on a daily basis. Why are you proud to be a ‘Cane? I am extremely proud to be part of such a diverse community that is made up of esteemed...

Cecilia Borjas

Manager, Programs

exb393@miami.edu

(305) 243-3095

Greg Brenner

Asst. VP, Talent and Organizational Development

g.brenner@miami.edu

(305) 284-2472
What inspires you about the work you do? I am inspired by helping people grow and learn so they can be confident delivering what they need to for themselves and the institution. Doing my part in making the U a learning organization, in turn, makes the U a great place to learn, work and play! Why does your personal and professional development...

Lillian Diaz-Warshaw

Administrative Assistant

lxd214@miami.edu

(305) 243-1274
What inspires your about the work you do? I have a passion for helping others. It inspires me to leave a mark and positive impact on lives. Helping others and seeing people succeed is a reward in itself. In addition, being a part of the growth of “The U” is an inspiration to come to work each day. Why does your personal and...

Daniella Escalona Guerrero

Administrative Assistant

d.escalona@umiami.edu


Elena Beatriz Fajardo

Manager, Programs

e.fajardo1@umiami.edu

(305) 284-1102
Why does your personal and professional development matter? Personal and professional development matter to me because I am always looking for different, more creative, ways to do things. Knowledge is your biggest asset and the more I experience and learn about different things, the better I am at my job. There are always opportunities to...

Daniela Moreno Zevallos

Administrative Assistant

mdm299@miami.edu

(305) 243-1442

Noema B Perez

Director, Talent and Organizational Development

nperez@miami.edu

(305) 284-2420
Why does your personal and professional development matter? Didn’t Einstein say, “Once you stop learning, you start dying?” I believe that nurturing a learning culture is a foundation for growth, innovation, and sustainability of an organization. What is the best part of being a TOD Team member? So many...

Arianne Lorena Quintana

Director, Talent Development

a.quintana5@miami.edu

(305) 284-3394
What inspires you about the work you do? Knowing that I can make a difference, that we help people grow and accomplish their goals and dreams with the work that we do. We are transforming the U and making it an even better place to work at. Why are you proud to be a 'Cane? We do amazing things at the U, knowing that we are contributing to...

Marilu Sanchez

Organizational Development Specialist 2

mxs2309@miami.edu

(305) 243-1441 x6-1441
What inspires you about the work you do? Being able to make a difference in someone else’s life and help others reach their potential. Why are you proud to be a 'Cane? Because I identify with our values, especially compassion. Nowadays, we need more of that: to be kind, generous, and inclusive. What has been your most...

Melissa Anais Santiago

Administrative Assistant

mas654@miami.edu

What inspires you about the work you do? Each day is an opportunity to truly make a difference, whether it’s at the University, the community or the world. The ability to play a small role in helping our employees learn and become exemplary leaders and role models inspires me to always strive to be the best version of myself. What is...

Maria Elena Virgona

Manager, Leadership Development and Workforce Engagement

mev96@miami.edu

What inspires you about the work you do? I love my job because I have the great opportunity to work on initiatives that will enable engagement, business performance, innovation, and a culture of change. It is rewarding to help people to be more motivated and engaged today than they were yesterday! Why does your personal and professional...