Board of Directors

2023-2024 Executive Committee


Shelly Thomas
St. Lucie County Property Appraiser


Kevin Perry, PhD.
St. Lucie County School District

Vice Chair

Elijah Wooten Jr.

City of Port St. Lucie

Immediate Past Chair

Jeff Emmeluth
Craig Jeffries Wealth Management


Mindy Howes
Nuttall, Donini & Associates


2023-2024 Board of Directors

Joy Hawthorne
St. Lucie County BOCC


Genelle Yost
Community Leader


Austin Alderman

Dean Mead 

Vaness Farnes
Seacoast Bank


Marcos Valladares
Johnson Controls


Aneisha Graydon
Florida Power & Light


April King
Coca-Cola Florida


Tenna Wiles
Community Leader

Jennifer Lafferty
SouthState Bank


Lori Matich
Cleveland Clinic


Rhonda Wigglesworth
St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office