Board Members

Juan P. Casimiro

Founder & Chairman

of CGF

Juan P. Casimiro began his education and youth development career in 1987 in New York City. With 30 years of experience as a public speaker, social entrepreneur, educator, coach and mentor, Casimiro specializes in building individual and organizational strength from within. His teaching of Entrepreneurship, Coaching, and Consulting Services are known for the immediate enthusiasm they generate and the long-term benefits that flow from them. Casimiro is Co-creator of 7 Mindsets, Co-Founder of Magic Wand Foundation, Founder/CEO of BIZNOVATOR, VP of the Ismael Cala Foundation and President of United Nations Association Miami Chapter.



Vice President

of CGF

National Beverage

Kenneth A. Finneran, currently Chief Human Resources Officer at National Beverage Corp has been leading the strategic, human resources function within the Americas region. From January 2006 to December 2008, Mr. Finneran served as VP of Human Resources for Hellmann USA. Prior to that, from 2001 to 2005, Mr. Finneran was Founder, President & CEO of ICM – Intellectual Capital Management, an international consulting firm headquartered in Wroclaw, Poland, specializing in HR and organizational consulting, executive search, interim management, and complex training solutions for multinational companies in Central & Eastern Europe.



Board Member

of CGF

From Starbucks

Laura is a Starbucks manager that has helped 3 Starbucks stores grow by more than 200% in sales. As Certified Labor Management Specialist and Manager / Coach she has implemented innovative strategies that have helped her partners grow professionally, but more importantly to become more socially responsible in the communities they serve. She also delivers Train the Trainer and CTT+ Preparation Learnshops as well as, designs and customizes courses and training initiatives for s/m business clients. She has supported numerous community-based organizations in Florida.

Kjell de


Board Member

of CGF

From Newlink

Kjell de Orr leads NewLink insights practice across the US, Latin America and the Caribbean. Kjell brings decades of international experience and perspective to the Casimiro Global Foundation Board of Directors. He has 20 years of experience with leading international marketing consulting and market research firms, including senior board and CEO roles at top global firms. Originally from Sweden, Kjell also lived in London, England, before moving to Miami, and has worked all around the world.

Empowering the Next Generation of Social Innovators, and Global Leaders through

Sustainability Strategies and Initiatives

Committed to Fostering the Lives

of Youth/Adults Globally

Our Mission

Empowering Youth Worldwide

The Casimiro Global Foundation (CGF) envisions a world in which youth and adults are equipped and empowered to make a positive impact on society, their environment and the economy through social innovation, leadership and sustainability initiatives.

Headquartered in Miami, Florida, the Casimiro Global Foundation has impacted over 300,000 youth and adults in a variety of countries since its inception in October 2000. 

To fulfill its mission, CGF creates strategic alliances and partnerships with non-profit entities, businesses and professional organizations throughout the world.

CGF's programs and events are supported by various socially responsible companies and individuals like you that want to make a positive impact on society. To become a corporate sponsor or to make a personal donation, please contact us at: / 786.385.5285

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