Profile: Bernie Navarro
Bernie Navarro was born and raised in Miami. A University of Miami and Harvard University graduate, he has always been involved in the mortgage business through different corporations. After selling Home Mortgage, in 2008 he opened Benworth Capital, a private mortgage lender.
His latest venture, however, has been through the presidency of the Latin Builders Association, a large Hispanic construction trade association with 750 member companies in South Florida. His biggest project there has been the start of the LBA Construction and Business Management Charter High School last fall.
Miami Today reporter Vanessa Zambrano interviewed Mr. Navarro at the charter high school in Hialeah.