Board of Directors

Dedicated Professionals 

The  Foundation Board is a dedicated group of volunteers who serve as advocates for the University, encourage philanthropic support, and manage the investments and business affairs of the Foundation.

The Board meet quarterly to ensure the work of the Foundation is aligned with the strategic priorities of the the university. Board members also engage directly in fundraising and assist and possibly provide diligent stewardship of philanthropic contributions and maintain the Foundation’s fiscal integrity, preserve and protect its assets, and provide financial oversight.

Meet the Board of Directors

Foundation Chair, Co-Owner of Hunt Construction
Foundation Vice Chair, Senior Vice President, Harrell’s LLC
Community Leader
President & Founder, Qgiv & Cipher Integrations
Board of Trustees Appointee
CEO and Founder, Next Machine
President & Owner, Heacock Insurance
Security Analyst, Saddle Creek Logistics Services
The Southern Group
Executive Vice President and Divisional Sales Manager, PIMCO
Regional President, Orlando Community, SouthState Bank
Managing partner, Jackson | Shah & Company
President, Ivette O’Doski Consulting
Attorney, Peterson & Myers, PA
Project Manager, Electronic Precepts
University President's Appointee
CIO, Saddle Creek Logistics Services
Owner and Founder of Tinsley Family Companies
Director of Engineering Technology and Analysis, Disney Parks, Experience and Products’ Global Engineering and Technology Department
Chief Investment Officer, Florida Funders
Waste and Recycling Director, Polk County Board of County Commissioners

Upcoming Board Meetings