Ruth Estevez joins The Everglades Foundation as the Executive Administrator; in this role, she will serve as Executive Assistant to the leadership team, supervise the administrative staff, and oversee daily office operations. Ruth brings with her many years of administrative experience with organizations such as United Wesley Foundation, Knight Ridder, Royal Caribbean Cruises, and Barnett Bank. She most recently worked at the University of Miami as office supervisor for Housing and Residential Life.
Ruth is a native of Palmetto Bay, Florida and knows the importance of keeping the environment around South Florida safe for future generations to come. Ruth graduated from Miami Dade College in 2002 with a degree in Business Administration. She resides in Palmetto Bay with her husband, Placido and her son, Nicolas.