Board Members

Board of  Directors

Jillian Hasner
President and CEO
Take Stock in Children

Doug Durand
Chair, Take Stock in Children
Dean Emeritus, College of Business - University of Missouri

Christine Knepper
Vice Chair, Take Stock in Children
Manager, State Governmental Affairs - Florida Power & Light


Greg Black
Legislative & Government Affairs Attorney

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

Claudia Davant
Adams St. Advocates

Ethan Fieldman
Founder and President
Study Edge

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

Cindy Helton
Executive Director
Suncoast Credit Union Foundation

Natalie King
Vice President/COO
RSA Consulting Group

Fontaine LeMaistre IV
Vice President, Regional Commercial Market Leader

Laurie Rich Levinson
School Board Member District 6
Broward County Public Schools 

Ergetu Merete
Executive Vice President, Florida Business Banking Division Manager
Wells Fargo & Company

John Mitchell
Public Affairs and Community Relations Manager
Coca-Cola Beverages Florida

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

Tracy Murrell
VP Maritime Safety, DPA
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.

Louise Penta
2015 Mentor of the Year

Vince Roig
Chairman of the Board
Helios Education Foundation

Maria A. Sastre
Aviaton, Cruiseline and Board Director

Jared M. Torres

Take Stock in Children Alumni Alliance


Richard Berkowitz
Founding and Executive Chairman
Berkowitz Pollack Brant

Jim Horne
Former Commissioner of Education
Florida Department of Education

Mike Maroone
Former President & COO
AutoNation, Inc.
Nathaniel Glover
Former 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
Founder, The Lastinger Center, University of Florida


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