Dr. Carol Hoffman-Guzman Founding Director, Interim Executive Director and Program Director
Carol has a 35+ year history working with nonprofit, faith-based and arts organizations. Education: academic studies in visual arts, art history & indigenous art, with BA in anthropology at Cornell University (Ithaca), Columbia University (NYC), Carol was previously the Director of the Kellogg Family Foundation Project at M-DC and the Executive Director of Miami Urban Ministries. Carol also has Masters in Theology, and a PhD in Sociology (race & ethnicity), all of which help inform the cross-cultural and diversity vision of programming at the ASJ.
Phil Bracken Social Media and Marketing Coordinator
Phil is an active music educator, teaching piano at ASM Music Schools in Cooper City and as an adjunct professor at Nova Southeastern University teaching woodwinds and music theory. He is also the Social Media Specialist for St. Johns on the Lake UMC where he sings as a member of the Chancel Choir. Phil is also an experienced grant writer, holding that position with the South Florida Pride Wind Ensemble since early 2013. He maintains a blog at balancedflutist.blogspot.com and tweets @balancedflutist