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


K. Sue Foreman
Carolyn Properties


Jess D. Bailes
ABC Fine Wine and Spirits


Richard T. McCree Jr.
McCree General Contractors and Architects Inc.
Board Development Chair


Sanford C. Shugart, PhD
Valencia College


Jonni L. Kimberly '79
Rosen Hotels and Resort
Past Chair


Steven S. Davis
Welbro Building Corp.
Treasurer and Finance Chair



Kay Walters
Second Chance Fund
Scholarship Chair


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



Board Directors

David Berelsman David Berelsman
photo Patrick J. Buffa
NBC Securities Inc.

Alan Byrd '93
Alan Byrd and Associates


Marisa Carnevale-Henderson
Bank of America

Dave Collier Dave Collier
Winter Park Eurocars
Gina Cordero


Gina Cordero
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts



Carolyn M. Fennell
Greater Orlando Aviation Authority
Orlando International Airport


Darren Hinshaw, CFA
BB&T Wealth



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




Daisy Lopez-Cid
RE/MAX Premier Properties



Damien F. Madsen '82
Taylor and Mathis


Julio C. Martinez Jr., Esq.
Martinez Manglardi PA

Jennifer Mezquita
Valencia College Alumni
Joshua Murdock
Valencia College
Brock Nicholas, MBA Brock Nicholas


Rosemary O’Shea, Esq.
Baker and Hostetler LLP



Bradley Pierce '97

Restaurant Equipment World



Arthur Richards
Bari Mens


George A. Rodon
Marchena and Graham PA

photo Barbara C. Roper
Contour Groves Inc.
Toufic Simaan
Simaan Real Estate
Wade Vose Wade C. Vose, Esq.
Vose Law Firm LLC
Brian Weber


Brian Weber
On Target Digital Marketing



Rebecca York
University of Central Florida






Commissioner S. Scott Boyd '90
Orange County
photo Brian M. Butler
JCB Construction Inc.

Carlos Carbonell
Echo Interaction Group

photo Debbie Clements
Duke Energy

Joanna Conley, FACHE
Poinciana Medical Center


Carol Davis

League of Women Voters of Orange County



Linda Landman Gonzalez
Orlando Magic


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



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



Lisa Macon
Valencia College

photo Raymer F. Maguire III, Esq.
Maguire Lassman PA

Deborah “Deb” Mears


Edward Moore

Kevin Myers


Diane O'Dell
Universal Orlando



Paul C. Perkins Jr.
Paul & Perkins PA

Sherry Reeves
Manufacturers Association of Central Florida

Reginald B. Riley, PhD
Orlando Health


Charles A. Rogers
USO Central Florida


Cheryl Schoolfield
Schoolfield Properties

Jo Thacker Laura Jo O. Thacker PA
Broad and Cassel

Larry K. Walker
Newgate Capital Partners


Chris E. Whitney AIA
Wakefield Beasley and Associates