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Our Staff

Meet our team
Learn about who we are and find contact info for our staff here.
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Maxx Fenning (He/Him)

Executive Director


Maxx studies Business Administration at the University of Florida. A staunch advocate for LGBT rights and sexual education, Maxx is the Executive Director of PRISM. He is also an active creator on TikTok, where he educates on many of the same topics that PRISM addresses. In his free time, Maxx enjoys singing and graphic design.

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Steven Rocha (He/Him)

Policy Director


Steven is a queer trans man and a second-generation Colombian immigrant. These identities are integral to his work for social justice causes, as he strives to center the perspectives of underrepresented groups and to demonstrate the intersectionality of LGBTQ issues.

In his free time, Steven enjoys western animation, gaming, and studying languages. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Classical Languages & Literatures from the University of Miami with a minor in French language. He hopes to pursue a legal career and apply those skills to the fight for LGBTQ liberation.

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Avion Goordeen (He/Him)

Outreach Director


Avion is a bisexual man and a first-generation immigrant from the Caribbean islands of Trinidad and Tobago. As a PRISM's Outreach Director, he firmly believes inclusion and representation are paramount to the journey of discovering one's identity.

Avion has a background in physics with a Master's in Ocean Engineering from Florida Atlantic University. Being an aficionado of the ocean, he dabbles in coastal and ocean conservation with a strong interest in Florida's Nesting Sea Turtle population.

Avion has been involved in LGBTQ activism and leadership since 2018. This includes working with CompassGLCC to support those affected and infected by HIV/AIDS and being a member of the board of directors of Night Runners WPB, a non-profit promoting LGBTQ+ fitness. This year he is also leading a Palm Beach County team participating in SMART Ride 19!

In his free time, Avion enjoys paddleboarding, photography and is currently a fan of the manga, One Piece!

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Sarah Bruso (She/Her)

Content Creation Director


Sarah is a freelance graphic designer with a Master’s degree in Web Design from Lynn University. Since graduating, she has had the privilege of working with numerous nonprofits on design projects. Outside of advocacy, she loves coffee, small dogs, and outer space.

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Eric Mendoza (He/Him)

Junior Content Creation Director


Eric is a Honduran Graphic Designer and Filmmaker based in Miami, FL. He graduated from the University of Florida with a BFA in Graphic Design and is currently earning a Film & TV Certificate at NYU. His work has a strong emphasis on social causes and raising awareness specifically on issues in the LGBTQ+ and BIPOC community.

In his free time, you’ll find Eric ordering iced coffee, asking everyone their astrology sign, and talking about his favorite reality tv shows.

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Fabiana Ungaro (She/Her)

P-SAP Manager


Fabiana is a queer first-generation Peruvian immigrant. She graduated Pompano Beach High School with a Magnet Diploma and is pursuing her A.A at Broward College with plans of transferring to university to major in Marketing & Communications. Throughout her academic career she has been a part of various student-led LGBTQ+ organizations. She has worked with local South Florida businesses and non-profit organizations to execute communications strategies and cultivate safe and inclusive spaces for the community. She has a passion for writing, nature, and art.

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