Meet Our Board of Directors
Meet Marielys Camacho-Reyes
Marielys Camacho-Reyes, MS, (an Army Veteran, and a retired Army Wife), is the founder of the Compassionate Hearts UNITED Foundation, Inc.
Marielys' recent book Cleaning Out My Closet: My Road from Self-Discovery to Emotional Healing is currently available in Amazon.
Marielys holds a Master of Science degree in Psychology, and a BA in Criminal Justice. She is currently working on completing a Post-Graduate Journalism Certificate with the Michigan State University School of Journalism.
Marielys was selected as the "2019 Veteran of the Year" for the City of Haines City for her support and dedication to her community.
She currently lives in Haines City, FL with her family.
Meet John A. Morales-Camacho
Board Director / VP
John has over 3 years of experience in customer service and international studies. He has traveled the world alongside his military family, and lived in many countries, including Panama, El Salvador, Colombia, and Zimbabwe.
John is currently in the process of obtaining his Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice with a minor in Law, Justice & Advocacy at The University of Tampa, in Tampa, FL.
John is currently the Assistant Security Manager at EEC Solutions.
He is joining us in hopes of furthering the development of the organization, specifically its charity programs, by strengthening the relationship with our community to be able to further our fundraising opportunities.
Meet Alex Morales-Hernandez
Board Director / Treasurer
Alex Morales-Hernandez, the CEO and President of CW3RET Enterprise, LLC (DBA: EEC Solutions) was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico where he lived until he enlisted in the United States Army.
He is a 2013 graduate of Central Michigan University with a Master of Science in Administration.
Alex enlisted in the United States Army on 18 April 1995 and retired as a Chief Warrant Officer Three after 21 years of military service. He served in the Special Operations Enterprise and lastly in the Defense Attaché System as the Operations Coordinator, Assistant Army Attaché, and Acting Defense Attaché in countries such as Bolivia, Chad, El Salvador, Colombia, Malawi, Namibia, and Zimbabwe.
Alex is a recipient of numerous military awards including the 3rd highest award in the Department of State “Award for Heroism.”
He speaks Spanish, Portuguese, and French.
Meet Melody K. Morales-Camacho
Board Director / Secretary
Melody, born in Manati, Puerto Rico, traveled the world for almost 18 years alongside her two military parents and siblings.
Throughout this time, she was able to see and experience many different parts of the world, some of these being Zimbabwe, Colombia, El Salvador, Bolivia, and Panama. Understanding the diverse cultures, as well as, becoming a part of them was a factor that really impacted her upbringing and shaped her into the person she is today.
Upon returning to the United States, and in only 3 years, Melody obtained her Bachelor's of Science in Management from The University of Tampa. Shortly after graduating, she obtained a full-time job with a software development firm in St. Petersburg, FL, and became the company's youngest director as the Human Resources Director.
Melody is currently the Operations Manager at EEC Solutions.
Melody is a bilingual professional, native in English and Spanish. She has acquired extensive Human Resources and customer service experience since 2014.
Meet Aida Betancourt
Aida Betancourt, is an Army Veteran, an Independent Writer, and an empowering transformational life and health coach.
Aida holds a Masters in Management of Information Services from the University of Phoenix and a BA in Psychology from the Interamerican University of Puerto Rico. She also has certifications in Photography from the New York Institute of Photography and is a Toastmaster Competent Communicator. She recently launched her new website http://www.aidabetancourt.com/
Aida resides in Central Florida with her family.