Board Members

Board of  Directors

Doug Durand
Dean Emeritus, College of Business
University of Missouri

Ergetu Merete 
Executive Vice President, Florida Business Banking Division Manager, Wells Fargo & Company
Laurie Rich Levinson
District 6 Broward County School Board Member

Christine Knepper
Vice Chair
Manager, State Governmental Affairs
Florida Power & Light

Salvador Ferradas
Senior Vice President of US Trust
Bank of America Wealth Management

Matt Montgomery
Executive Vice President
Brown & Brown, Inc./PRIA

Jillian Hasner
President and CEO
Take Stock in Children

Ethan Fieldman
Founder and President
Study Edge

Vince Roig
Chairman of the Board
Helios Education Foundation

Mark Asofsky
Asofsky Family Foundation

Jose A. Fourquet
Managing Director & Tampa Market Executive, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management 

Maria A. Sastre
President and Chief Operating Officer
Signature Flight

Greg Black
Legislative & Government Affairs Attorney

Deveron Gibbons
Senior Vice President, Public Affairs and Business Development
Amscot Financial

Husein Cumber
Executive Vice President, Corporate
Development Florida East Coast Industries

Natalie King
Vice President/COO
RSA Consulting Group

Claudia Davant
Adams St. Advocates

Fontaine LeMaistre IV
Vice President, Regional Commercial Market Leader


Rick Scott
Florida Governor

Eduardo J. Padrón
Miami Dade College
Jared M. Torres
Take Stock in Children Alumni Alliance
Frank Brogan
Former Chancellor
State University System of Florida
Madeline Pumariega
Florida College System



Richard Berkowitz
Founding and Executive Chairman
Berkowitz Pollack Brant
Jim Horne
Former Commissioner of Education
Florida Department of Education
Mike Maroone
President & COO
AutoNation, Inc.
Nathaniel Glover
City Council Trustee
City of Jacksonville
Howard M. Jenkins
Chairman of Executive Committee
Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Dr. Don Pemberton
Founder, Take Stock in Children
Director, The Lastinger Center, University of Florida


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