2016-2017 Board of Directors

  • Mr. Brian D. Avery (Chair), CEO – Frontline Event Services
  • Ms. Donna Mirus Bates, Sr. Vice President, Brand Marketing – Universal Orlando Resort
  • Mr. Kirtus (Kirt) Bocox (Vice-Chair), Senior Tax Manager – KPMG LLP
  • Mr. Bryan Boykin, Manager, Special Services – DPR Construction
  • Dr. Steven Chicurel-Stein, Director, School of Performing Arts – University of Central Florida
  • Ms. Jennifer Dixon (Immediate Past Chair), Shareholder – Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A.
  • Mrs. Tanya Easterling, Senior Market Development Manager – Florida Blue
  • Ms. Joee Gaida, Manager, Guest Health Services – Walt Disney Parks & Resorts
  • Mr. Pat Gallagher, General Counsel – Orlando Magic
  • Mr. Christian Green, Financial Advisor – Wells Fargo Advisors
  • Mr. Robert Hale, Development Management – Acomb, Ostendorf, & Associates
  • Ms. Tyler Kirby, Marketing/Business Development – Baker Barrios Architects
  • Mr. Paul Lartonoix, Assistant Vice President – University of Central Florida
  • Mrs. Sheila Levi-Aland (Secretary), Associate Adjunct Professor – Valencia College
  • Mrs. Laureen Martinez, Senior Director, Marketing & Communications – Orlando Economic Partnership
  • Mr. Jeff Moore, Dean, College of Arts and Humanities – University of Central Florida
  • Mr. James Rickard (Treasurer), Certified Public Accountant – WithumSmith+Brown
  • Mr. Adam Scheinberg, Vice President, Information Technology – Massey Services, Inc.
  • Mrs. Jenna Stallard, Customer Relations Manager, Guest Services – Arnold Palmer Medical Center
  • Mrs. Wendy Townsend, Attorney – Baker Hostetler
  • Dr. Ken Vehec, Psychologist – Torris Creative Consultancy
  • Ms. April Y. Walker, Shareholder – Carlton Fields Jorden Burt

Emeritus Council

  • Mr. Dick Batchelor, President – Dick Batchelor Management Group
  • Mr. Carlos Barrios, Principal – Baker Barrios Architects
  • Mr. Randy Berridge, President – Florida High Tech Corridor Council
  • Mrs. Cheryl Belfay, Owner – ADtangibles
  • Ms. Helen Donegan, Vice President, Community Relations – University of Central Florida
  • Dr. Beth Barnes, Ret. Chief of Staff, Vice Presidentl – CF – Office of the President
  • Mr. Lyman A. Brodie, Associate Dean, College of Arts & Humanities – University of Central Florida
  • Mr. Ron Logan, Associate Professor – Rosen College of Hospitality
  • Ms. Sonja Nicholson, Broker-Owner-Rose Properties, Inc.
  • Mr. Frank Santos, Chief Financial Officer-Rosen Hotels and Resorts
  • Ms. Laura Winn, Former Vice President-Tallahassee Area C
  • Mr. John R. Sprouls, Executive Vice President of Human Resources & Business Affairs, Universal Parks and Resorts; CEO, Universal Orlando
  • Ms. Roseann Harrington, Vice President, Marketing, Communications & Community Relations – Orlando Utilities Commission
  • Mr. Bob Holmes, CEO – UCF Foundation, Inc.
  • Ms. Mary Collier (Deceased), Owner – Collier Jaguar