Board Chair: John Pisan
John is the Regional Managing Director for the North/ Central Florida Region of Wells Fargo’s Wealth Management Group. He is responsible for the strategic oversight for The Private Bank, Wells Brokerage Services, Trust and Fiduciary Services, Insurance and Financial Planning groups. Since joining Wells Fargo in 2000 John has served as the Regional Brokerage Manager for the Mid-Atlantic region and most recently the Regional Brokerage Manager for Central Florida. He is also currently the Chair for the HFUW Alexis de Tocqueville Society.

Vice Board Chair: Sean DeMartino
President of Central and North Florida for Coastal Construction Group,  currently serves on the Board of Governors of Associated Builders and Contractors Central Florida Chapter, the Executive Committee of the University of Florida M.E. Rinker School of Building Construction Advisory Council, the Board of Junior Achievement and as co-Chair of the Transportation Task Team for the Central Florida Partnership. He is also a member of the CFHLA, NEWH and PCEA. Sean is the past chairman of the Board of Governors of Associated Builders and Contractors Central Florida Chapter and past president of the University of Florida Central Florida Alumni Group.

Treasurer: Michael Mueller
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 finance 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: Eddie Francis, Esq.
Eddie is a shareholder with the law firm of Lowndes, 
Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A., and is a member of the firm’s real estate practice, focusing on real estate transactions, development and finance, land use and zoning, commercial leasing, and representing clients before local government. 

President & CEO: Jeff Hayward 
As president & CEO of Heart of Florida United Way, Jeff brings a unique background in politics, public and private sector leadership. After serving in the Massachusetts House of Representatives and VP of development/marketing for a national, publicly traded health care company, he joined United Way of Massachusetts Bay. As chief of external affairs, he led the annual strategic investment of nearly $35 million in community initiatives and agencies. With over 18 years of experience with United Way, he lends his non-profit expertise to Central Florida by serving on the board and executive committee of Central Florida Commission on Homelessness and the CareerSource Central Florida board.

Immediate Past Chair: Dr. E. Ann McGee, (Retired) 
President of Seminole State College of Florida, formerly led 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.

Board Members:

Jan Aspuru 
OUC—The Reliable One

Malcolm C. Barnes
Duke Energy

David Belvin
Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control

Adrian Bennett
Publix Super Markets, Inc.

Jay Darulla
Bank of America

John F. Davis
Orlando Inc., Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce

Donna Dyson
Orlando Business Journal  

Stephanie Nelson Garris, Esq.
Grace Medical Home  

Elisha Gonzalez Bonnewitz
Fairwinds Credit Union

Todd Goodman
Florida Hospital & Central Florida Division – Adventist Health System

Linda Landman Gonzalez
Orlando Magic

Sandy Hostetter

Avido Khahaifa
Orlando Sentinel (Formerly)

Robert Maiocco
Financial Advisor

Marie Martinez
Howard Phillips Center for Children & Families

Maritza Martinez
University of Central Florida

Sheriff John W. Mina
Orange County Sheriff’s Office

Shawn Molsberger
Orlando Health – South Seminole Hospital

Robert Newland
Newland Search/Career Partners International

Gaby Ortigoni
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando

Michael E. Pattillo
Ernst & Young, LLP

Tammy Paycer

Ronald F. Piccolo, Ph.D.
University of Central Florida College of Business Administration

Tracey Powell
Walt Disney World Parks and Resorts U.S.

Chief Orlando Rolón 
Chief of Police – City of Orlando

David Ruiz
UPS (Retired)

Lisa Shepard
Ernst & Young

Tricia Stitzel
Tupperware Brands Corporation

Ed Timberlake
Seaside National Bank & Trust

Annetta Wilson
Annetta Wilson Media Training & Success Coaching

Bill Wilson, Esq.
Holland & Knight (Retired)

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