2018 Board & Committee Members

Immediate Past-Chair: Virginia Haley, Visit Sarasota
Chair: Morgan Bentley, Esq., Bentley & Bruning
Vice Chair: Peter Abbott, Investment Advisor, Edward Jones
Secretary: Kelly Gilliland, Horizon Mortgage
Treasurer: Jay Berman, Core Development
President:  Kim Noyes

Board Members

  • Ron Ciaravella, Dolphin Aviation
  • Kevin Cooper, President, Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce
  • Patrick Duggan, Esq., Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP
  • Debra Flynt Garrett, Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe
  • Stephanie Grosskreutz, Ringling College Library Association
  • Leslie Loftus, Esq., Loftus Law
  • Dr. Sarah Pappas
  • John Patterson, Attorney, Shutts & Bowen
  • Jennifer Vigne, President, Education Foundation of Sarasota County

Emeritus Members

  • Marj Baldwin (Founder – 1984-2009) (dec.)
  • Rick DeFuria, Senior Circuit Judge
  • Art Ginsburg, Esq. (Served 1989-2013)
  • Eddie Morton, Morton’s Gourmet Market
  • Dr. Hal Lenobel (Board Member 2002-2013) (dec.)
  • Dr. Bob Windom (Founding Board member Served 1984-2013) (dec.)

Committee Members

Program

  • Peter Abbott, 2018 Chair
  • Dan Bailey
  • Morgan Bentley
  • Coy Carter
  • Kevin Cooper
  • Larry Eger
  • Debra Flynt-Garrett
  • Virginia Haley
  • Gabe Hament
  • Linda Long
  • Kim Noyes

Membership: Kelly Gilliland, 2018 Chair