The Board of Trustees is the governing body of HistoryMiami. The trustees, as a board or through board committees, set policies relating to spending, management, governance and professional standards. Trustees are elected to two-year terms, and may also be appointed by the Chairman.

Board of Trustees 2016-17




Michael Weiser, Chairman

John K. Shubin, Vice Chair

Etan Mark, Secretary 

Dr. Wasim Shomar, Treasure

Michael T. Fay, Director at Large                               

Michael D. Gold, Director at Large

Jay Pelham, Immediate Past Chair


Board Members


Michael A. Carricarte, Sr.                

Alex Dominguez                                                           

Avra Jain                                         

Dr. Joan D. Lutton                          

Ben Mollere                                    

Pedro Munilla                                  

Mario Murgado                               

Dr. John C. Nordt, III                      

Carlo Rodriguez                               

Manny Rodriguez                             

Hon. Scott J. Silverman                

Candido Viyella