Meet The Staff

Our dynamic staff makes it possible for FLIPANY to deliver health and wellness programs to South Florida’s youth and families, especially in communities most at risk for chronic disease.

For more information about our services, please contact us at info@flipany.org.

Senior Management

Lynne Kunins

President/CEO, Founder

Lynne Kunins

President/CEO, Founder

Super Power:Power of persuasion

Give us a quote!We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then is not an act but a habit. - Aristotle

Kristine Perez-Carrion

Director of Programs

Kristine Perez-Carrion

Director of Programs

Nickname:Kris

Education:MMedSci Human Nutrition; MA Food and Beverage Management; BSc Psychology

Super Power:Creating a meal out of thin air

Ben Prayz

Finance Officer

Ben Prayz

Finance Officer

Angie Rodriguez

Development Officer

Angie Rodriguez

Development Officer

Nickname:ARod

Education:BA of Arts

Super Power:Making the impossible... Possible!

Give us a quote!You must be the change you wish to see in the world. - Gandhi

Amy Gough

Senior Program Manager

Amy Gough

Senior Program Manager

Viktoriya Yudovina

Senior Program Manager

Viktoriya Yudovina

Senior Program Manager

Nickname:Viky or Vikipedia

Education:MPH

Super Power:Shapeshifter and Animal Whisperer

Give us a quote!To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment. –Ralph Waldo Emerson

Rose Shin

Senior Program Manager

Rose Shin

Senior Program Manager

Nickname:Rosie/Rosebud

Education:Masters in Social Work

Super Power:Aqua Girl, Power to travel through the depths of the sea, has the strength of the ocean, ability to be in many places at once, communicate with the beautiful marine life, won’t drown in storms!

Give us a quote!Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. - Mahatma Gandhi

Staff

Stephanie Langford-Marquina

Assistant Program Manager

Stephanie Langford-Marquina

Assistant Program Manager

Nickname:Peachez

Education:Nutrition and Dietetics

Super Power:Mind Control

Give us a quote!You can’t find happiness while hiding from the storms of life, so you must learn to dance in them.

Vanessa Viera

Communications Coordinator

Vanessa Viera

Communications Coordinator

Nickname:Sunny

Education:BA in Film and Mass Communications

Super Power:Making people comfortable in front of any camera.

Give us a quote!Before you put on a frown, make absolutely sure there are no smiles available.

Sarah Alston

Physical Activity Coordinator

Sarah Alston

Physical Activity Coordinator

Education:MS in Movement Science, B.D.M.S focus in Child Development & Family Studies, Personal Training, & Communications

Super Power:If I had a super power I would want the ability to fly :)

Give us a quote!If you always do what you've always done, you will always be where you've always been.

Jennifer Harless

Health Education Specialist

Jennifer Harless

Health Education Specialist

Nickname:Jen

Education:B.S. Nutrition and Dietetics; M.S. Exercise Science and Health Promotion

Super Power:Super STRENGTH!

Give us a quote!Love YOURSELF enough to live a healthy lifestyle!

Chris Wheeler

IT / Office Dweller

Chris Wheeler

IT / Office Dweller

Education:BA in Business Administration

Super Power:Making kids laugh.

Give us a quote!Pick your battles wisely.

Christina Woodhouse

Program Manager

Christina Woodhouse

Program Manager

Nickname:Stina

Education:MPH

Super Power:Invisibility

Give us a quote!Be a dragon.

Myriam Agudelo

Bookkeeper

Myriam Agudelo

Bookkeeper

Education:BS in Dietetics and Nutrition

Super Power:Still looking for it… :)

Give us a quote!Enjoy every happy moment you get.

Jai Mi Joseph

Program Monitor

Jai Mi Joseph

Program Monitor

Nickname:Jay

Education:Culinary and Nutrition

Super Power:Flight or Telekinesis

Give us a quote!Treat others the way you want to be treated.

Karina Dominguez

Program Monitor

Karina Dominguez

Program Monitor

Nickname:Karina Rain (Rain is my actual middle name)

Education:Sociology and Criminal Justice

Super Power:Knowing how to control my dreams. J - If I could pick one though, it would be time travel!

Give us a quote!“If you don’t stand for or lead a movement, you aren’t taking the culture anywhere.” – RevoltTV

Julia Nelson

Program Monitor

Julia Nelson

Program Monitor

Nickname:Juju

Education:Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice 2nd Major: Psychology

Give us a quote!Hold fast to your dreams; For if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.

Vanessa De La Rosa

Worksite Wellness Program Coordinator

Vanessa De La Rosa

Worksite Wellness Program Coordinator

Nickname:V

Education:Masters in Physical Activity and Health

Super Power:Freeze time

Give us a quote!The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away. - William Shakespeare

Kadian Wright-Alston

Program Monitor

Kadian Wright-Alston

Program Monitor

Nickname:Kadie

Super Power:Cooking

Give us a quote!Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.

Sherly Sylvestre

Program Monitor

Sherly Sylvestre

Program Monitor

Give us a quote!Be wise in the way you act toward outsiders, make the most of very opportunity. Let your conversation be always full of grace, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how to answer everyone. - Colossian4:5-6

Keila Oquendo

Food and Nutrition Program Monitor/Nutrition Educator

Keila Oquendo

Food and Nutrition Program Monitor/Nutrition Educator

Nickname:K

Education:BS Dietetics and Nutrition

Super Power:Telekinesis

Erin Celia

Program Support Specialist

Erin Celia

Program Support Specialist

Nickname:E

Education:BA in Public Communication

Give us a quote!"Be yourself everyone else is taken." - Oscar Wilde