Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Michelle Grimsley Shindano

Board Chair

Occupation: Lobbyist, The Southern Group

Ed Wenzke

Vice Chair of the Board

Occupation: Health Care Management/ Consulting (Retired)

Roger Arnholt

Board Treasurer

Occupation: Social Services Admin (Retired)

Stacie Mason

Board Secretary

Occupation: Director of Human Resources, City of Sarasota


Cathy Palmer
Occupation: Realtor, Michael Saunders & Company

Karima Habity
Occupation: Economic and Business Development Director, CareerSource Suncoast

Brandon Green

Occupation: Owner/Broker of Pitons International Realty, LLC

Jacky Velez

Occupation: Sr. Claims Analyst, Bank of America

Dominique Brown, Esq.

Occupation:  Principal, The Dream Law Firm

Sarah Clough

Occupation: Owner and Certified Roofing Contractor, Ace Handling LLC

Kerry Ward

Occupation: Market President, Bank OZK