Joseph B. Escobar, PhD, CCA, PLC is a visionary Entrepreneur and a seasoned Executive in the commercial and non profit sectors with thorough background in Financial Analysis, Capital Markets, Business Development, Strategic Planning, Executive Administration, Policy, Ethics, and Leadership Development in the United States and overseas in Central and South AMerica. Dr. Escobar is also keenly knowledgeable in Branding, Marketing, Strategic Planning, Joint Ventures, Mergers/Acquisitions and developing Collaborative private/government Relationships. Dr. Escobar also has an extensive background in international business. He consults for USA corporations to expand into international
markets utilizing the United States Export Import Bank, USA State and Federal Departments of Commerce, Florida Enterprise, commercial and private banking institutions. He has consulted for sovereign nations, foreign municipalities, and private international clientele. Dr. Escobar was invited to join the Governor of Florida on trade delegations as a delegate representing Florida in Latin America. Dr. Escobar was invited to meet the president, cabinet members, members of Congress, senators, celebrities and with his wife enjoyed the presidential inaugural and ball. He is an engaging public speaker and author.
Dr. Escobar and his wife, Heather, are the founders of the family foundation. The Summer House Orphanage Foundation, summerhouseorphanages.org, is a United States Internal Revenue Service approved 501 C (3) non profit charity. The Summer House Foundation is chartered to rescue orphans and provide “Home-Style” orphanages with devoted caregivers delivering physical/spiritual healing, agricultural training, husbandry and a first class bilingual education in English and Spanish. Dr. Escobar is versed in Hague Convention Law and UNICEF Best Practices for caregivers of orphaned and at risk children. He has created collaborative relationships between faith-based organizations, private businesses, NGO’s and government agencies in the United States and Central and South America. Dr. Escobar was born in Bogota Colombia and is fluent in English and Spanish. He is United States Citizen and a resident of Florida for the past twenty three years. Dr. Escobar is also a CCA-Certified Charity Advisor and a PLC- Professional Life Coach. Dr. Escobar also serves as a pastor and enjoys community service. Dr. Escobar takes delight in his supportive wife, Heather, and four precious