Meet The Pap Corps’ Staff
David Bakelman – CEO
David began serving as CEO in July 2017. He brings over 20 years of senior level nonprofit experience in growing regional, national and international charities.
David has an MSW from Florida State University and a BA from Eckerd College.
David has devoted his entire career in servant leadership and looks forward to continuing this legacy with The Pap Corps.
Stacia Anderson – CFO
Stacia joined The Pap Corps as Chief Financial Officer in July 2019. Stacia comes with over 20 years of finance experience ranging from strategic financial processes, internal controls, and compliance. She has held key leadership roles across multiple industries including nonprofit and for-profit organizations. Stacia brings with her a unique understanding of established corporations as well as national nonprofit organizations which have distinct and diverse financial needs. She has been instrumental in taking companies public as well as management of over $80M within various nonprofit entities.
Stacia is very passionate about giving back and looks forward to a time when there will be a cure for cancer. She resides in Wellington Florida with her husband Edwin and her dog Grace.
Lorri Gail Oziri – Director, Development
Lorri grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and moved to South Florida with her husband Yoni several years ago. Having relocated from Pennsylvania, the couple currently resides in Delray Beach. Ms. Oziri comes to The Pap Corps with over thirty years of professional Fund Development and Public/Media Relations experience. Lorri spent thirteen years as Vice President for Development at Opportunity House (a multi-service organization with the primary focus on teaching self-sufficiency to at risk or low-income individuals and families), in Reading, where she led the agency through multiple Annual fundraising campaigns, two Capital Campaigns and successfully building donor and community relationships. Lorri is a member of the Pap Corps through her community and a cancer survivor with an understanding and personal goal of the mission to find a cure.
“I am especially honored to work for The Pap Corps, and the unique army of passionate, dedicated individuals who share a common, crucial goal”.
Richard Grable – Director, Marketing & Communications
Richard joined The Pap Corps as Director, Marketing & Communications in August 2018. He brings over 16 years of global experience in various industries within both established and new markets. Richard has developed complete marketing campaigns utilizing digital marketing, social media and traditional marketing vehicles. He has worked directly with management, sales and engineering teams to provide guidance and direction towards tactical product development and positioning. Richard’s strategic efforts have help companies increase brand recognition and overall growth. He is honored to work with The Pap Corps and he is dedicated to making sure their mission is achieved.
Richard earned B.A. in Psychology from Florida Atlantic University.
In his spare time, he enjoys activities with his family and friends and pursuing his many hobbies.
Sarah Negrin – Director, Palm Beach
Sarah originally growing up in the Northeast, moved to Florida in 2011. She joined The Pap Corps team in September 2017. Sarah has dedicated her life to helping others. Bringing over fifteen years of experience in the nonprofit world, she has had made significant contributions in impacting the community for the better.
Sarah specializes in corporate and business development, events & fundraising. She is excited and honored to help our efforts in creating a world without Cancer.
Kathy Krizmanich – Executive Assistant
In February 2015, Kathy was permanently hired by The Pap Corps. Two years prior to that, she volunteered two days a week, while working another part time job. What led Kathy to The Pap Corps was very personal. Like so many of us, her life and the lives of those closest to her were devastated by cancer.
Being a cancer survivor herself of twelve years has taught Kathy the preciousness of life. She also lost her husband and parents to cancer. Her desire is to help others affected by the disease and she does this by being a part of The Pap Corps.
As Administrative Assistant, her skills from her many years in Office Management and as an Executive Assistant have served to be of utmost support to the wonderfully dedicated Pap Corps volunteers and office staff.
Some of Kathy’s interests outside of work include cooking, reading, music and spending time with friends. She has one son, Phil, a Marine Corps Veteran, who served in the Persian Gulf and Afghanistan.
Kathy loves her job and is honored to be a part of The Pap Corps.
Cheryl Ferrazza – Information Technology Manager
Cheryl joined The Pap Corps in September of 2016. Prior to that, Cheryl worked as a photographer, designer, website developer, and has held several administrative positions within different industries.
Cheryl studied photography and architecture. Her professional background has been varied within the creative, administrative and technology fields.
In her spare time, Cheryl continues to pursue her passion for photography. She likes to draw and has recently delved into the world of 3D printing.
Aaron Pleat – Systems Data Analyst
Aaron has worked for The Pap Corps since August of 2015. He deals with membership, events, the website, and special projects with the development team, as well as handling minor in-house technical support issues.
Outside of work, his hobbies are video games and cosplay.
Palm Beach County
Michelle Jaminet – Director of Business Development – Palm Beach
Originally from Youngstown, Ohio, Michelle has been a South Florida resident for more than 40 years and brings more than 30 years nonprofit development experience to The Pap Corps. Michelle has had an eclectic career that began at an advertising agency, includes five years as an international flight attendant, and has served as Executive Director for the Gary Player Foundation, Executive Director of Little League World Series (Big League Division), Development Director for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, and most recently, Senior Executive Director for the American Cancer Society for the past seven years.
Michelle has owned and operated her marketing company Par Excellence whose clients have included the NFL, American Airlines, North American Polo League, JM Family Enterprises, and FAU Athletic Department, to mention a few. Michelle is a published author (It’s My Dog’s Life) and resides in Palm Beach with her best friend – a 17-year old cocker spaniel named Clicquot.
Finance & Operations
Kevin Trembley – Senior Accounting Manager
Kevin originally joined the Pap Corps in August 2017 . He was raised in Deerfield Beach and currently resides in Boynton Beach. Kevin has a B.A. in Criminology and a B.S. in Accounting from Florida Atlantic University.
He rejoined the Pap Corps in December 2019 and is excited to contribute to the fight against Cancer. Kevin is married with two beautiful children and enjoys spending time with family and cooking.
Theresa Hesse – Accounts Payable Specialist
Theresa started with The Pap Corps in October 2019. She has over 20 years of experience in Accounting and Finance, specializing in Accounts Payable. Theresa is dedicated to effectively completing all her tasks and goals. She lives in Coral Springs with her husband Peter and her cat Bella.
In her spare time, Theresa enjoys traveling, reading, cooking, and spending time with family and friends. She is thrilled to be working for an organization that is striving towards finding a cure for cancer.”
Rhonda Berment – Accounts Receivable Specialist
Rhonda Berment brings over 14 years of experience in several fields. She began her career working in Administration, subsequently branching into Human Resources and Accounting. She is a wife and mother of three wonderful children.
Rhonda is also a published author of four children’s books and manages her own Wedding Blog.
She believes in The Pap Corps’ mission and is delighted to be supporting an organization that is dedicated to finding a cure for cancer.
Development and Marketing
Caroline Rucker – Membership/Development Coordinator
She has a Bachelor of Arts in English from Mount Holyoke College. Since moving to Florida, Caroline held a variety of positions with local non-profits, local elected officials, event production companies, and amateur & professional sports associations.
In her spare time, Caroline enjoys traveling, cooking and most importantly spending time with her family, especially her five grandchildren.
Addys Guerra – Marketing Specialist
Addys began at The Pap Corps in October 2019. She has over 6 years of experience in Digital Marketing and Graphic Design. Addys has a B.S. from Florida International University with a double major in Marketing and Psychology, graduating at the top of her class. She has prior experience working in the nonprofit cancer field, as a Digital Marketing Specialist for a breast cancer nonprofit.
Addys is elated to be part of The Pap Corps’ team and is ready to support The Pap Corps’ vision of imagining and helping create – A World Without Cancer.