Title: Program Director, Advisory Board Member
Department(s): Dean's Advisory Board, Dean's Office
Retired executive from SunTrust Bank having served 27 years. During his tenure, he held several key senior level and regional management positions in wealth management with major successes in establishing new revenue opportunities and creating and implementing a regional client retention program within banking teams across lines of business which was adapted company-wide. This strategy was to match bank products to client’s needs and provide seamless service in order to build a strong relationship. Currently, he is focused on program development working with the FIU College of Arts, Sciences & Education's administration team. Paul received his Bachelor of Science and Master of Agricultural Management and Resource Development specializing in Natural Resource Economics at the University of Florida and was a faculty member in Natural Resource Economics after graduation for several years. Paul is very active in the community, serving on the College of Arts, Sciences and Education Dean’s Advisory Board at FIU and for several years and on the Altersgate, Inc. Board ( the operating board of the Epworth Retirement Village) as Vice President and chair of the Finance Committee. He also served on the Board of Directors, representing Planned Giving professionals in the Estate Planning Council of Greater Miami. Paul volunteers as superintendent in the Miami Dade County Youth Fair, Fishing Gear Department, teaching children how to build fishing rods and tying fishing jigs and flies.