Board of Directors

The Valencia Foundation board is made up of committed individuals who voluntarily contribute their time, talents and resources in support of our mission. Community and industry leaders serve multi-year terms and provide leadership on at least one of four committees: Executive Committee, Resource Development Committee, Finance Committee and Board Development Committee.

Board Leadership


Jonni Kimberly '79
Rosen Hotels and Resort
Board Development Chair


Jess D. Bailes
ABC Fine Wine and Spirits


Kay Walters
Second Chance Fund
Scholarship Chair


Sanford C. Shugart, PhD
Valencia College


Linda Landman Gonzalez
Orlando Magic
Past Chair

photo Lori Sims, CPA
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
Finance Chair



Geraldine Gallagher, PhD, CFRE
President and CEO
Valencia College Foundation Inc.



Board Directors

SHARDEH Shardeh Berry '12
Valencia College Alumni
Jerry D. Buchanan
Valencia College Trustee

Brian M. Butler
JCB Construction Inc.


Marisa Carnevale-Henderson
Bank of America

photo Debbie Clements
Duke Energy


Carol Davis


Carolyn M. Fennell
Greater Orlando Aviation Authority
Orlando International Airport


Elizabeth Gianini
Sanford-Burnham Medical
Research Institute at Lake Nona

Trustee, Guillermo Hansen

. Guillermo Hansen
Valencia College Trustee


Teresa Jones-Cintron, RN, BSN
'86 & '88
Kelly Price and Company



Michael D. Lingerfelt, FAIA, LEED® AP
Lingerfelt International

photo Damien F. Madsen '82
Taylor and Mathis
photo Richard J. Maladecki
Central Florida Hotel and Lodging Association
Julio C. Martinez Jr., Esq.
Martinez Manglardi PA
photo Deborah “Deb” Mears
Brian J. Morris
Boru and Associates
photo Kevin Myers
Walt Disney World

Rosemary O’Shea, Esq.
Baker and Hostetler LLP


Monica Reed, MD
Florida Hospital

photo Charles A. Rogers
Florida Traditions Bank
Ann Sonntag
photo Larry K. Walker
Newgate Capital Partners


Jean E. Wilson, Esq. '79
Greenberg Traurig PA









Commissioner S. Scott Boyd '90
Orange County
photo Patrick J. Buffa
NBC Securities Inc.

Alan Byrd '93
Alan Byrd and Associates

photo Kathy W. Carr
The Foundation for Osceola
Education Inc.

Dave Collier

Dave Collier
Winter Park Eurocars

Steven Davis
Welbro Building Corp.

K. Sue Foreman
Carolyn Properties


Andrew Gross
Sunshine Restaurant Corp



Anthony S. Iorio, Jr.
Avatar Properties Inc.
AV Homes Inc.


William C. Kercher, Jr. AICP, LEED®, AP
WCK Planning Inc.

Lisa Macon
Valencia College

Raymer F. Maguire III, Esq.
Maguire Lassman PA


Henry Maldonado
Enzian Theater

photo Richard McCree, Jr.
McCree General Contractors and Architects Inc.


Edward Moore
The Osceola Center for the Arts




Joshua Murdock
Valencia College

Diane O'Dell
Universal Orlando

Bradley Pierce '97
Restaurant Equipment World


George C. Rodon
Marchena and Graham PA


Barbara C. Roper
Contour Groves Inc.

Nayana Vyas, MD
Family Physicians Group

Chris E. Whitney


Rebecca York
Averett Warmus Durkee
Osburn Henning