Heart of Florida United Way’s Board of Directors provides leadership and sets policies for our organization. Board members serve as stewards of community dollars, understand United Way’s legal responsibilities, review and approve annual budgets and oversee agency and program funding decisions. These dedicated volunteers represent every facet of community life and are an invaluable asset to United Way and those we serve.

AnnMcGee-web-bio Chair: E. Ann McGee, Ed.D., President of Seminole State College of Florida, leads the eighth largest institution of the twenty-eight within the Florida College System. During her tenure, McGee has overseen significant growth in enrollment, degree programs and campus facilities. Seminole State now enrolls more than 31,000 students, offers five bachelor’s degrees and ranks as Seminole County’s third largest employer.
Vice Chair: David E. Fuller, President, SunTrust Foundation, Central Florida leads the SunTrust Foundation,  a private foundation focused on advancing the corporate purpose of Lighting the Way to Financial Well-Being. The Foundation gives grants to not-for-profits who focus on financial education and financial well-being across the SunTrust footprint in the Southeastern United States.
Michael-Mueller Treasurer: Michael Mueller, is the Chief Financial Officer for Health Central Hospital, a nationally recognized, not-for-profit, comprehensive community hospital, where he was awarded the “CFO of the Year” from the Orlando Business Journal. He is a Certified Public Accountant and has served in executive healthcare finance roles with a variety of healthcare systems. He also serves on the financial committee for the YMCA of Central Florida and has previously been involved with Kappa Delta Rho Foundation, the Dana-Thomas House Foundation and the United Way of Central Illinois.
Secretary: William B. Wilson is the executive partner of Holland & Knight’s Orlando office and focuses on complex commercial litigation. He is a Florida Bar Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer and a past chair of The Florida Bar’s Trial Lawyers Section.   In a recent press release, Holland & Knight announced that he has maintained his Florida Bar Certification for 30 years, an accomplishment that is shared with only 221 attorneys in the state.
Jeff Hayward President & CEO: Jeff Hayward, Jeff brings a unique background in politics, public and private sector leadership. After serving as a state representative in Massachusetts and VP of development/marketing for a national, publicly traded health care company, he joined the United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley. There, as chief of external affairs, he led the annual strategic investment of nearly $35 million in initiatives and agencies. Now, with nearly 18 years of experience in the United Way network, he serves as president & CEO for Heart of Florida United Way.

Board Members:

Malcolm C. Barnes, Duke Energy Byron Knibbs, OUC – The Reliable One
Shawn Bartelt, WFTV, Channel 9 and WRDQ, Channel 27 (Retired) Patricia Maddox, Winter Park Health Foundation
Adrian Bennett, Publix Super Markets, Inc. Kevin R. Maddron, CNL Healthcare Properties, CNL Center at City Commons
Maribeth Bisienere, Walt Disney Park & Resorts Marie Martinez, Howard Phillips Center for Children & Families
Diana Bolivar, Diana Bolívar & Associates Chief John W. Mina, City of Orlando Police Department
Elisha Gonzalez Bonnewitz, Valencia College Robert Newland, Career Partners International
John F. Davis, African American Chamber of Commerce Michael E. Pattillo, Ernst & Young, LLP
Sean DeMartino, Balfour Beatty Construction Ronald F. Piccolo, Ph.D., Rollins College Crummer Graduate School of Business
 Michael Frumkin, Ph.D., University of Central Florida Gerald Roux, Bank of America
Eric Geboff, MSW, Jewish Family Services Orlando  Eddie Soler, Florida Hospital
Linda Landman Gonzalez, Orlando Magic Tricia Stitzel, Tupperware Brands Corporation
Michael L. Harding, Deloitte & Touche LLP (Retired)  Frank St. John, Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control
Sandy Hostetter, Valley National Bank – Florida Division Ed Timberlake, Seaside National Bank & Trust
Avido Khahaifa, Orlando Sentinel Annetta Wilson, Annetta Wilson Media Training & Success Coaching


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