Heart of Florida United Way is grateful to the many volunteers who serve as strategic advisors on a variety of committees, cabinets and councils. Their leadership, expertise and guidance allows us to better serve the Central Florida community.

Investing in Results Council

Ed Timberlake, Chair
Chairman of the Central Florida Board
Seaside National Bank & Trust

Mark Brewer, CAP, Vice Chair
President / CEO
Central Florida Foundation

Michael Frumkin, Ph.D.
Chair, Alleviating Hunger & Homelessness Cabinet
Dean, College of Health & Public Affairs
University of Central Florida

Jeff Hayward
President / CEO
Heart of Florida United Way

Debra Knox, M.S., CCC-SLP, Chair
Chair, Developing Healthy Children & Families Cabinet
Clinical Educator and Coordinate of the Board of Clinical Educators
University of Central Florida

Hon. Alicia L. Latimore 
Chair, Building Safe Communities through Education Cabinet
Circuit Judge
Ninth Judicial Circuit Court

Patty Maddox 
President / CEO
Winter Park Health Foundation

Ronald F. Piccolo, Ph.D.
Galloway Professor of Management
University of Central Florida

Chris Toadvine
Chair, Improving Financial Stability Cabinet
Edelman Financial Services

Bill Wilson 
Executive Partner
Holland & Knight LLP

Building Safe Communities Through Education Cabinet

Hon. Alicia L. Latimore, Chair
Circuit Judge
Ninth Judicial Circuit Court

Tracy Salem, Ed.D., Vice Chair
Program Manager, Youth Shelter
Orange County Government

Jacqueleen Bido
Instructional Coach/Resource Teacher, Minority Achievement Office
Orange County Public Schools

Daisy C. Franklin, MSW
Community Investment Manager
Central Florida Foundation

Catherine Hiles
Education & Community Engagement Manager

Judith Levin, Ed.D.
Undergraduate Program Coordinator, Early Childhood Education
University of Central Florida

Jan Lloyd-Lesley, Ph.D.
Associate Vice President, Student Development
Seminole State College

Brendan Lynch
Senior Associate
Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A.

Tom Phelps
Deputy Superintendent, Human Services
School District of Osceola County

Joy W. Taylor, Ed.D.
Orange County Public Schools (Retired)

Laureen A. Wells
Business Performance Advisor

Shelia Windom, Ed.D.
Executive Director, Secondary Education-Middle School
Seminole County Public Schools

Developing Healthy Children & Families Cabinet


Debra Knox, M.S., CCC-SLP, Chair
Clinical Educator and Coordinator of the
Board of Clinical Educators
University of Central Florida

Karen van Caulil, Ph.D., Vice Chair
President and Chief Executive Officer
Florida Health Care Coalition

Nancy Ellis, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Community Partnerships
University of Central Florida

Merewyn (Libba) Lyons, Ed.D.
Proposal and Grant Developer
Learning Sciences International

I. Paul Mandelkern
Shareholder Emeritus
Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A.

Tina Morgan
Department of Children and Families
Circuit 9 Community Development Administrator

Joy Parchment, Ph.D., RN, NE-BC
Director, Nursing Strategy Implementation & Magnet® Program
Orlando Health

Josie Weiss, Ph.D., FNP-BC, FAANP
Associate Professor, College of Nursing
University of Central Florida

Karen Willis
Chief Executive Officer
Early Learning Coalition of Orange County

Improving Financial Stability Cabinet

Chris Toadvine, Chair
Edelman Financial Services

Nilda Blanco
Compliance Director
CareerSource Central Florida

Carol Ivey
Community Volunteer

Steve Miglietta 
Corporate Director of Financial Planning
Orlando Health

Dawn Murray
Circuit 9 Operations Manager
Florida Department of Children & Families

Tammy Paycer
Community Development Manager
SunTrust Bank

Mike Schafer
Schafer, Tschopp, Whitcomb, Mitchell & Sherdian, LLP

Marketing Committee

John Fadool, Chair
Executive Vice President/Marketing
LongHorn Steakhouse

Shawn Bartelt
Member of the Board
The League of Women Voters of Florida

Steve Blount
Digital Marketing Ninja

Kathy Brown
Thumbprint Marketing
Anne Howie
Howie & Partners

Tyler Koon
Lawton Printers

Beth Lowell
Single Copy Marketing Manager
Orlando Sentinel

Manley Ludwig
Community Volunteer

Michelle Stevens
Manager Community Affairs & Station Events
WFTV Channel 9 & WRDQ
Central Florida’s TV 27

Financial Review Committee

Fred Bates

Kim Dapkus
Senior Manager,
Compliance and Governance
Lockheed Martin

Denesh Kalia
Senior Vice President
Fifth Third Bank

Tannia Steele
Greater Orlando Chapter of National Association of Black Accountants

Adam Weinstein
Client Advisor
Seaside Bank

Sandeep Wilkhu
IRT Lead
NASA – Kennedy Space Center

Audit Committee

Michael Harding, Chair
(Ret.) Partner
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Amy Racicot
Give Kids the World

Anne-Marie Salamone
4R Smokehouse

Phil Nix
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Mission United Council

Tommy Boroughs, Co-Chair
Holland & Knight

Douglas Metcalf, Co-Chair
Communications Consultants Central Florida

Homer Boone
Director, Customer Service
Career Source of Central Florida

Edward Dimayauga
Legal Aid Society of the Orange County Bar Association

Tony Ortiz
Commissioner, District 2
City of Orlando

Xiomara Torres
Case Manager
Veterans’ Court

Mark Waltrip
Chief Operating Officer
Westgate Resort

Jovanna Nelson
Event Manager
Good 2 Go Event Management

Joseph Sarrubbo, Jr
Dean of Students, East Campus
Valencia College

Tom Barthel
Vice President/Chief
Lockheed Martin

Bruce Blackwell
Florida Bar Association Foundation

Karen Connors
Quality Project Control

Christine Falkowski
Director, Marketing & Sales
The Transition House

Mara Frazier
Sr. Director, Community Affairs
Westgate Foundation

Kenneth Mueller
HCHV Program Manager
Department of Veteran Affairs

Snak Nakagawa
Director, Workforce Programs
Florida High Tech Corrido

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