BOARD OF DIRECTORS:

Jim Barton, Chair ~ Retired, former director of general services, Union Carbide Corporation, Aramark Vice President/GM Facilities Operations

Bill Buchanan ~ Retired, vice president law, worldwide legal department and corporate secretary, Dun & Bradstreet, New York; past president, Friends of the Library

Tom Gleason ~ Retired executive with extensive for-profit and nonprofit board experience including the Community Foundation of Collier County, Harvard Club of Naples and others

Mark Hahn, MSW ~ Medical social worker for various Medicare home care agencies in Naples; resides in Golden Gate; masters degrees in both public administration and social work.

Sheila Harris-Schutz ~ Retired; previously Harris & Schutz, Inc., chairman;  founder and director, Wilson Learning, Inc., Bonn, Germany Division; director Sales and Training, Cummins Engine Co.; currently active volunteer in Collier County.

Mike Isermann, Treasurer ~ Retired from various management positions at Banc One Corporation (now JP Morgan Chase); Greater Naples Leadership Class XV; active in numerous local healthcare and homeowner associations

Rick Jennewine ~ Retired executive with Exxon, IBM and Concord Group; director for corporate boards; active in numerous non-profit organizations including Naples Sailing & Yacht Club and Greater Naples Leadership

Bethann Kassman ~ CEO of Go Beyond Network, a business angel group in Naples, Florida; partner in Go Beyond Europe and a cross-border business angel for many years, investing in companies in both Europe and the US

Lavigne Ann Kirkpatrick, RN, Secretary ~ Manager of External Affairs,  Avow Hospice;  chairman, Florida Board of Nursing; certifications in long-term care and gerontological nursing.

Jim Klug, Vice Chair ~ Retired IBM; member Golden Gate Area Civic Association;  chairman, Golden Gate Community Center Advisory Board; vice president, Naples Nites Lions Club; past president Florida Lions Eye Bank; and board member, Collier County Association of the Blind

Harriet Lancaster ~ Independent consultant in training and organizational development – assisted a variety of international groups, such as work with an AID funded program in Sri Lanka, a Mott funded NGO in Romania, and several nonprofits working in international development and based in the USA;  chair, Social Action Committee, AAUW of Collier County; member, executive committee, NAACP of Collier County; participant, Greater Naples Leadership program

Kevin Rambosk ~ Sheriff, Collier County Sheriff’s Office; board of directors, Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce

Dick Rogan ~ Retired, member of Catholic Charities Diocese of Venice Advisory Board.

Joan Sehdev, MD ~ Retired, board certified in family medicine, private practice both solo/group 1964-2004, interests in primary and geriatric care

BOARD EMERITAE:

Mary Baron, Founding Chair ~ Retired Real Estate developer; vice chair, Golisano Children’s Museum of Naples

Jacquelyn Pierce ~ Nationally recognized motivational speaker;  president, Greater Naples Leadership

STAFF:

Tatiana Fortune, MSW ~ Director, Golden Gate Senior Center

Tery Pupo-Delgado ~ Activities / Volunteer Coordinator, Golden Gate Senior Center

Auguste Delinois ~ Senior Center Staff Assistant

COMMUNITY COUNCIL:

Luis Bernal

Jane Billings ~ Executive director, Friends of Foster Children; former vice president, Community Foundation of Collier County

Jaclynn Faffer, PhD ~ Executive Director, Jewish Family & Community Services; chair, Leadership Coalition on Aging–Collier County

Donna Fiala  ~ Board of Collier County Commissioner

Bill Franz  ~ Senior Consultant, FQHC Associates; formerly CFO at Community Foundation of Collier County

Armando Galella, MSW ~ Naples Children & Education Foundation, former executive director, Catholic Charities of Collier County

Ronald Garry, MD ~ Geriatrics and Internal Medicine, Naples

Paul Jones, MD ~ Family medicine, Naples; board of directors, Neighborhood Health Clinic

Honorable Kathleen Passidomo, Esq. ~ Florida State Representative; founding board member, Collier Senior Resources

Michael Reagen, PhD ~ Retired Chief Executive Officer, Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce

John Sorey ~ Former Mayor, City of Naples

Theodore R. Walters, Esq. ~ Partner, Porter Wright Morris & Arthur, LLP

Allen Weiss, MD ~ Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Chief Executive Officer, NCH Healthcare System

RESOURCES FOR LIVING:

Honorary Chair

Gail Sheehy ~ Nationally-recognized and best-selling author of “Passages,” “Passages in Caregiving” and 14 other books

Consultant

Sallie Williams, CFRE, The Williams Consulting Group, LLC