MIAMI – Miami Jewish Health Systems has recently appointed Hiram R. Marrero and Robert S. Schwartz as members of the FOUNDATION Board of Directors. Mr. Marrero is currently President and Managing Partner of South Florida, Willis of Florida and Mr. Robert S. Schwartz is Managing Director of the Wells Fargo Advisors branch in Aventura, FL.
“Miami Jewish Health Systems is pleased to welcome such distinguished executives in the community to our FOUNDATION Board of Directors,” said Susan Fox-Rosellini, Vice President – Foundation, Marketing, Communications and P.R. “Both Mr. Marrero’s and Mr. Schwartz’s leadership is sure to bring new ideas and fresh perspectives to our Board. The extensive years of experience in both the insurance and banking industry will be of great benefit to our organization.”
Mr. Marrero is a seasoned executive with 18 years of business in operations, insurance brokerage and consulting experience. He is responsible for the overall strategic and day-to-day management of operations for Willis of Florida. In the past, he has worked with Human Capital and Risk Management Consulting, where he played leadership roles in sales management and recruiting within the risk management and insurance consulting industry. Mr. Marrero holds a Bachelors Degree from St. Thomas University.
Mr. Schwartz has over 40 years of experience in the financial industry. Currently, he acts as Managing Director for Wells Fargo Advisors in Aventura, FL. As of June 30, 2013, he oversees approximately $2.6 billion in assets and $24 million in revenues. He also supervises 38 financial advisors and 17 client associates. He began his career with Bache & Co. and throughout the years has acted as complex manager and market manager, handling as many as 200 associates, reporting to him from all offices across Miami-Dade County.