Meet Our Staff

Our staff has almost 60 years of professional experience in drug and alcohol addiction. Our highly credible team puts our clients needs first, personalizing our treatment program just for you or your loved one. 


Alex Fundora, Founder/CEO 

Alex has earned a Bachelor’s in Business Administration at Florida International University and a Master’s degree in International Real Estate. He has over 17 years of experience in Health Care Administration and 24 years in recovery. He was the Founder of Advance Home Healthcare and Advance Medical Equipment, United Rehabilitation Center.

Lester Delgado, Co-Founder, Director of Operations 

Lester has over 17 years experience in the field of addictions and 19 years in recovery. A graduate of Barry University with a Masters Degree in Social Work, Certified Addiction Professional, and Internationally Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor, specializing in chemical dependency and behavioral health.

Carlos Larocca, M.D., Medical Director

Dr. Larocca is a specialist in the fields of addiction and family medicine who has cared for patients struggling with alcohol and drug addiction for more than a decade. Board certified in the field by the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM), Dr. Larocca is also a member of the Florida Society of Addiction Medicine.

Maria Arana, Clinical Director – Spanish Program

Maria is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified Addiction Professional, and Internationally Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor with over 20 years of experience. A graduate of Carlos Albizu University with a Masters Degree in Mental Health Counseling and a Post-Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology with specialties in Addiction Disorders and Trauma.

Jorge Poli, Clinical Director – English Program

Jorge is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Certified Addiction Professional practicing in the Substance Abuse and Mental Health field since 1993. He is a graduate from Florida International University School of Social Work with a Masters Degree in Social Work.