Meet Our Board Members
David Allen is a Senior Chief in the United States Navy and has been on active duty from 1989 to present. Husband of the foundations founder, he is in charge of the communication aspects of the foundation.
Jordan Diaz is a recent graduate of the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill and son of the founder. Jordan plays an active role in the events and fundraising coordination. He will commence a master’s program in the fall of 2013 at Florida International University in North Miami, Florida, with a concentration in hospitality management. Jordan is leading the expansion of the foundation to the Miami, Florida area.
Ileana Collazo is a painter and poet residing in Miami, Florida and has worked for C-One, The Center On Nonprofit Effectiveness, for 8 years as the Executive Administrator. Her job responsibilities have covered the entire nonprofit spectrum: start-up, boards, staff and volunteer management, organizational management, budget, growth, sustainability, funder relations, consultants, grants, and sustainability. She also held the title of in-house writer and editor. Ileana will serve Loving Life as a nonprofit advisor and writer/editor.