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Board of Directors

2013 Board of Directors


Mitch Glaeser Chair – Executive Committee The Emory Group
John Carlson Chair Elect – Executive Committee Charles Perry Partners, Inc.
Todd Powell Treasurer – Executive Committee Plum Creek
Tim Giuliani President Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce
Charles “Chic” Holden Counsel Holden, Carpenter, Roscow & Kurdziel, PL

Board Members

Mike Gallagher Immediate Past Chair SantaFe HealthCare Companies
Betty Baker Alachua Country Commission
Nick Banks Front Street Real Estate Group
Russ Blackburn* City of Gainesville
Rich Blaser Infinite Energy
Ward Boston North Florida Regional Medical Center
Rory Causseaux Causseaux, Hewett & Walpole, Inc.
Bob Cousins Southeast Car Agency
Wendy Crites-Wacker RTI Biologics, Inc.
Sheriff Sadie Darnell* Alachua County Sheriff’s Office
Nancy Eckert LifeSouth Community Blood Center
Matthew Fajack* University of Florida
N. David Flagg Torch Consultants
John Fleming Trimark Properties
Mike Giampietro Generation Wy
Danny Gilliland Gateway Bank of Central Florida
Kristen Hadeed Student Maid, Inc.
Joel Islam Florida Food Service, Inc.
Dug Jones* Santa Fe College CIED
Tony Jones* Gainesville Police Department
Kirk Klein Koss-Olinger Financial Group
Terri Lowery Jones Edmunds & Associates
Hershel Lyons Alachua County Public Schools
Dr. J. Bernard Machen University of Florida
Debbie Mason* United Way of North Central Florida
Perry McGriff Johnson Fletcher Insurance Agency
Rebecca Nagy Harn Museum of Art at UF
Ginger Nappy Napolatano’s
Suzanne Norris TD Bank, N.A.
Jackie Paris McDonald’s
J. M. Parrish, Jr. Coldwell Banker MM Parrish Realtors
John Pastore Crime Prevention Security Systems, LLC
Allan Penksa* Gainesville Regional Airport
Betty Petty Exactech, Inc.
Dr. Win Phillips* University of Florida
Ed Poppell Innovation Square at UF
Todd Powell Plum Creek
John Roscow Holden, Carpenter, Roscow & Kurdziel, PL
Barry Rutenberg Rutenberg Homes
Erik Sander* University of Florida
Jackson Sasser* Santa Fe College
Shariq Siraj StorterChilds Printing Co.
Joelle Smith Mindtree Ltd.
Rick Staab Intermed Biomedical Services, Inc.
Jackson Streeter Banyan Biomarkers, Inc.
Randy Stuart SantaFe Healthcare
Marilyn Tubb Santa Fe College
David Wilson BBVA Compass

* indicates ex-officio members

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