Overtown Council for the Common Good

The Overtown Council for the Common Good is an advisory group comprised of individuals who are residents and stakeholders of Overtown. It will lead the development, implementation and evaluation of the Common Good Initiative.

Recommendations from the Council will be presented to the Allegany Franciscan Ministries’ board of directors for action. The Overtown Council for the Common Good meets regularly; community members are welcome to attend the meetings.

The Council is supported by Daniel Gibson, Allegany Franciscan Ministries’ Regional Vice President.

Overtown Council Members

Miguel Milanes, Stephanie van Vark, Dr. Armen Henderson, Kim Green, Donnie Ray Hale, Jr., Jeffrey Hurst, Dr. Peter Gorski, Trina Kancey, Thema Campbell

Thema Campbell, CEO, Girl Power  

Dr. Peter Gorski,  Professor, Florida International University and University of Miami

Kim Greene, Executive Director, Dr. John T. MacDonald Foundation 

Donnie Ray Hale Jr., Director/Professor of Education, Florida International University   

Trina Harris, Site Director, Touching Miami with Love  

Dr. Armen Henderson, Local Physician

Jeffrey Hurst, Community Liaison, Florida Department of Children and Families 

Katrina Wright, VP Community & Outreach Officer, BankUnited