2017 – 2018 Board of Directors

Officers

Chair: Robert Colen, On Top of the World Communities
Vice-Chair: Kathleen Woodring, CLM Career Source
Past Vice Chair: Lisa Seiffer, Signature Brands
Treasurer: Paola Lopez, Kinderoo Children’s Academy, Inc.
Secretary: Doug Day, CPA, Day & Day, PA


Members

Roberta Brant, Self-employed, Governor’s Appt.
Kathy Robbins, College of Central Florida, Florida College System Institution/Designee
Michelle Stone, Marion County Board of County Commissioners, County Commissioner
Brenda Ford, CPA, Crippen & Co., Governor’s Appt.
Richard Forrester, Department of Children and Families, Child Care Regulations/DCF Designee
Holly Gerlach, Marion County School District, District Superintendent of Schools Designee
Kelly Rogers, Episcopal Children’s Services, Head Start Director Designee
Melissa Hancock, Esq.,  Melissa K. Hancock, P.A.,  Private Sector
Ryan Lilly, Ocala CEP, Private Sector
Cara Meeks, Wellcare Health Plans, Inc., Private Sector
Judy Johnson, Words/Myth Enterprises, Private Sector
Earlene Carte, First Assembly of God Christian School, Faith-Based Child Care Provider
Gwen Wilson, Family Child Care Provider, Private for-profit Family Day Care Home
Howard Moon, Self-employed, Representative of program Under Disabilities Education Act
Lynne Hough, Marion County Public Health Dept., Healthy Start Administrator
Jeanne Henningsen, M.S., CPC, Jeanne Henningsen Worldwide, Private Sector


2017 – 2018 Finance Committee

Vice-Chair: Kathleen Woodring, CLM Career Source
Past Vice Chair: Lisa Seiffer, Signature Brands
Treasurer: Paola Lopez, Kinderoo Children’s Academy, Inc.
Secretary: Doug Day, CPA, Day & Day, PA
Judy Johnson, Words/Myth Enterprises, Private Sector
Josue Cruz, Non-Board Member


2017 – 2018 SB6 Leadership Council

Chair: Dr. Heidi Maier, MCPS, Superintendent
Vice Chair: Kathleen Woodring, Career Source CLM
Juan Cortes, Lockheed Martin
Lauren Delorio, Public Education Foundation
Tom Dewey, UWMC
Kelly Rogers, Episcopal Children’s Service
Carol Ely, Retired, MCPS
Nancy Young, Retired, MCPL
Jeanne Henningsen, Jeanne Henningsen Worldwide, Private Sector
Lynne Hough, MCPHD, Healthy Start Administrator
Cara Meeks, Wellcare Health Plans
Cynthia Batts, UF Health Shands Pharmacist

UWMC and ELCMC Representatives
Scot Quintel, United Way Marion County, President & CEO
Roseann Fricks, Early Learning Coalition of Marion County, CEO


2017 – 2018 Program/VPK Committee

Melissa Hancock, Esq.,  Melissa K. Hancock, P.A.,  Private Sector
Treasurer: Paola Lopez, Kinderoo Children’s Academy, Inc.
Kim Sellers, College of Central Florida
Karen Vega, Outreach Autism Services Network
Deidra Boodoo, Rasmussen College
Pastor John Delcamp, Kids Prep Academy
Gwen Wilson, Wilson’s Loveable Daycare
Suzanne McGuire, MCPS – Curriculum & Instruction
Jenny Ransone, MCPL Children’s Division Manager
Cole Shannahan, Iroquois Group South Regional Manager