Board & Staff

Board of Directors

Nelle Miller
Daniel DeLeo
Vice Chair
Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP
Richard Gans
Fergeson, Skipper, Shaw, Keyser, Baron & Tirabassi, P.A.
William M. Seider
Williams Parker Harrison Dietz & Getzen
C.J. Fishman
Fishman & Associates, Inc.
Paul Hudson
Chair, Finance Committee
Senior Managing Director, Northern Trust
Donna Koffman
Philanthropist & Board Member Fundraising & Strategic Partnerships
Rodney Linford PhD
Retired Boeing Company
Kelvin Lumpkin
Senior Pastor, Light of the World International Church
Jeffrey R. McCurdy
Founder & Principal, Guardsman Private Capital Mgmt.
Michael R. Pender CPA
Cavanaugh & Co.
Matthew Sauer
Executive Editor, Herald-Tribune Media Group
Drayton Saunders
President, Michael Saunders & Company
Felice Schulaner
Retired, Coach Inc.
Richard Smith CPA
Christopher, Smith, Leonard, Bristow & Stanell, P.A.
Andrew Stultz
President & Owner, Atlas Building Company of Florida
Marilyn Thompson
Retired, Johnson & Johnson
Terri Vitale
Tandem Enterprises
Lynn Wentworth
Director on three public company boards
Mary Lou Winnick

Board Ex Officio

Roxie Jerde
President and CEO, Community Foundation of Sarasota County
(941) 556-7112

Board Emeritus

J Ronald Skipper Esq.

Legal Counsel

Chip Gaylor Esq.
Legal Counsel
Muirhead, Gaylor, Steves & Waskom, LLP.
David A. Steves Esq.
Muirhead, Gaylor, Steves & Waskom, LLP.

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Roxie Jerde
President and CEO
(941) 556-7112
Betsy Pennewill
Corporate Counsel
(941) 556-7152
Mischa Kirby
Vice President, Strategic Communications and Marketing
(941) 556-7103
Shaun Rogers
Executive Assistant
(941) 556-7146
Barbie Gonzalez
Coordinator, Administrative Services
(941) 556-7138
Kim Micalizzi
Coordinator, Marketing and Events
(941) 556-7153
Lori Schaub
(941) 556-7116

Community Impact

Kirsten Russell
Vice President, Community Impact
(941) 556-7158
Abigail Oakes
Director, Community Impact
(941) 556-7149
Susan Geurin
Nonprofit Data Manager
(941) 556-7157
Madeline Hansen
Manager, Nonprofit Services
(941) 556-7155
Lindsey Masterson
Manager, Scholarships and Grants
(941) 556-7105


Laura Spencer
Chief Financial and Administrative Officer
(941) 556-7132
Erin Jones
Vice President, Finance and Operations
(941) 556-7144
Julie Avins
Senior Staff Accountant
(941) 556-7136
Shelby Manson
Staff Accountant
(941) 556-7148
Trish McNamee
Manager, Grant Administration and Analytics
(941) 556-7159
Schelanda Morciglio
Coordinator, Grants
(941) 556-7162
Amy Helms
Manager, Human Resources and Office
(941) 556-7174
Weston Whitham
Facilities Coordinator
(941) 556-7134


Marlo Turner, CFRE
Senior Vice President, Philanthropy
(941) 556-7178
Katie Schwabach
Philanthropic Advisor
(941) 556-7106
Heidi Kellman
Director, Philanthropy Administration
(941) 556-7126
Elise Buck
Coordinator, Philanthropy
(941) 556-7139

Special Projects

Deborah Chapman
Initiative Consultant
Alisa Mitchell
Initiative Consultant


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2635 Fruitville Rd., Sarasota FL 34237
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