Palm Aire United Board of Directors

Angela Curtin
Angela CurtinPresident - Board of Directors
Angie has been on the PB Golf Advisory Board since 2000 and has also served on the Board of Directors for Association #11 since 2008 as Secretary. She loves doing the interviews!
 Lee Corson
Lee CorsonVice President - Board of Directors
Lee and Jill Corson have been owners in Palm Aire since 1973 and full time residents for the last 14 years. Lee is currently the President of Vizcaya and has been on its board for 9 years. He is one of the original founders of Palm Aire United, Inc. Lee is a long time sailor and yacht racer actively competing throughout the country.
Gene Ferris
Gene FerrisDirector
Gene and his wife Marcia have lived in Vizcaya since 2010, following several years aboard their boat traveling the Caribbean and cruising the Eastern U.S. coast. He has served on the Vizcaya Board for four years where he used his Electrical Engineering background to provide technical expertise for high tech issues, and for PAU as well.
Ralph Calatchi
Ralph CalatchiEmeritus
Dr. Ralph Calatchi has earned a Ph.D. in economics (Sorbonne, France), an MBA in finance (Columbia University, NY) and degrees in Chinese language (Cambridge University, GB and Beijing Normal University). He has had a distinguished career in international investment banking and finance in Europe, the US and Asia. Since moving to Palm Aire, he has been actively involved in city affairs, and was co-founder and President of Palm Aire United. Since 2008, he has been an elected supervisor and CEO of the Palm Aire Special Recreation District. For seventeen years, he served as the President of Vizcaya’s Board of Director. He has authored two books, one of which has been adopted as a textbook at Florida International University. His daughter and son were the first children to be born in Palm Aire.
Jerry Mills
Jerry MillsTreasurer
Dr. Jerry Mills has lived in Palm Aire since 1999 and currently resides in association 11. He serves on the Planning and Zoning and Community Development Boards in Pompano Beach. He is a member of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks in Boca Raton, Florida. He is an Optometrist and has practiced in Margate for 41 years, and now only part time.
Darlene Smith
Darlene SmithDirector
Darlene and Dave Smith made Palm Aire their “home” in 2003. They own a consulting business specializing in small business accounting software. Darlene is a native of Broward County. She is President of PACC4, serves on Pompano Beach Planning and Zoning Board, chairs PAU “Friends of the Palm Aire Lakes & Trails”, and formerly served on the Palm Aire Special Recreation District Board.
 Al Assael
Al AssaelEmeritus
Al Assael is one of Palm Aire’s founding Fathers, and is still a very integral part of our Association.
Jack Kohler
Jack KohlerDirector
Jack and his wife Marie have lived in Palm Aire since 2002 and currently reside in Association #04. Jack is currently serving on Association #04’s Board as a Director and has served as their Landscape Chairman for ten years. He was also elected to serve on the Pompano Beach Recreation District Board. Jack is an avid Harley rider and loves being a resident of the Palm Aire Community. Jack is the Chairman of our Merchants and Advertisers Lists. 954.917.8228 or
Barry Moss
Barry MossDirector
Barry is currently serving as City Commissioner, District #05, Pompano Beach, which includes the Palm Aire Community. In addition, he also serves on the Board of Directors for Association #09.
Burt Bennett
Burt BennettEmeritus
Jean and Burt Bennett have been a part of Palm Aire since 1980. Burt is a co-founder of Palm Aire United, Inc. He was a former President of Palm Aire United, Inc., as well as a former President of PACC #03.
Jeannie Wilson
Jeannie WilsonDirector
Jeannie is President of the Gardens North Condominium Association in Palm Aire. She has lived there since 1986 and is a retired Broward County teacher and school administrator.
Russell Adams
Russell AdamsDirector
Russell has owned in Association #10 since 2005 and currently serves on their Board of Directors as Vice President. Russell also serves on the Gardening Committee and is an active volunteer in his Association.