Kevin Lugar

Our Staff Kevin Lugar Controller Kevin manages business transactions for public charter schools in Florida. He is an active CPA. His background includes leadership in the medical staffing, environmental services, and investment sectors, with expertise in budgeting,...

Rafael Mestre

Our Staff Rafael Mestre Manager - Budgeting Rafael oversees the budgeting process for charter school clients in Florida. Prior to joining Building Hope in 2017, he spent 25 years running investment portfolios for various banks in Miami. Rafael has a degree in Finance...

Macarria Stovall

Our Staff Macarria Stovall Staff Accountant Macarria has over 13 years of experience in the accounting and finance industry.  She started her career as a Financial Account Analyst, by measuring the financial risk of new and existing clients while maintaining a diverse...

Opal Thompson

Our Staff Opal Thompson Staff Accountant Opal is a Florida-based staff accountant with our back-office services team. She came to Building Hope in 2016 with over 18 years’ experience working in Finance and Accounting. Opal is also a business teacher and holds a...

Joan Walker

Our Staff Joan Walker Business Manager Liaison Joan is a charter school business manager, covering areas such as financial accountability, policy and quality control. She is also a grant writer, and serves as an AdvancED (Cognia) Charter School Accreditation Team...