After hundreds of applications and dozens of interviews, Homestead-Miami Speedway has announced its first-ever fan advisory network. The six FANatics will serve rotating one-year terms to establish direct communication with track personnel and provide year-round feedback on matters that affect Homestead-Miami Speedway's guests.
Meet Our FANatics
Melodye Brantley, Miami
Melodye, who lives in Cutler Ridge with her husband of 31 years, has an adult son. In addition to watching and attending NASCAR events, she enjoys playing co-ed softball, boating and fishing.
Scott Bronson, Naples
Scott has been married for 31 years and is a business owner on the West coast of the state. His hobbies include working on his condominium that is located near Homestead-Miami Speedway.
David Gonzalez, Homestead
David’s racing days go back to the days of Hialeah Speedway. Now that he has a son, David feels it’s critical to preserve South Florida’s racing history and help usher in a new generation of motorsports fans.
Teresa Noah, Labelle
Teresa is a life-long resident of Labelle and works with the VIPS. program with the Hendry County Sheriffs Department. She has an adult daughter and, in addition to racing, enjoys football and traveling.
Bryan Pease, Naples
Bryan is an entrepreneur who owns several businesses. One of these businesses provided him the opportunity to be among the first to test drive the track’s variable banking when the track was resurfaced.
Julie Shafer, Homestead
Julie works at Homestead’s Turkey Point nuclear power plant. She has three children and enjoys “computer geeky stuff,” and growing orchids in addition to her affinity for all things NASCAR.