Leadership Alumni 

*Denotes a Member of the Inaugural Class

First NameLast NameBusinessYear
BillAderman*Coldwell Banker, Sunstar2008 
ElizabethAlexanderReliable Cabinet Designs2021 
CheyenneAlfordBywater Collective2021 
ElaineAllen-EmerichAdams Group Englewood Sun2019 
JeffAmentPeacock Premier Properties2021 
JodyAmick 2011 
JessicaAndersonBoys & Girls Club2018 
CarmenArnasonEnglewood Community Hospital2017 
KyleArnoldArnold Insurance2019 
ChrisAtamanchukLock n’ Key2018 
SueAtamanchukLock ‘n Key2017 
JohnBaileySKY Family YMCA/SKY Academy Englewood2021 
JimBensonParadise Exclusive2019 
NicoleBeyerQuality Carpet Outlet2018 
MikeBillington 2010 
JanaeBoyerKey Agency2019 
TiffanyBriggsEnglewood Community Hospital2016 
Lindsay BroschartRowley Insurance2017 
SeanBrownSuncoast Architect2016
ShelleyBuchanan*Englewood Community Hospital2008 
BillCameron 2009 
LenCarneyEnglewood Bank & Trust2016 
KellyCarrh2u at Fawcett Memorial Hospital2009 
BethCashmanPeacock Premier Properties2020 
BlaiseCastellanoCastle Air2018 
KathyCastellanoCentennial Bank2010 
JeffCatesCAPS Remodeling2021 
RonChandler*Charlotte County Sheriff’s Dept2008
ElizabethChappellGulf Realty & Associates2016
Marty ChappellGulf Realty & Associates2017
TonyaCherMichael Saunders & Co.2020 
KristenContiColdwell Banker Sunstar Realty2018 
LouCookSigns in One Day2017 
SimoneCoseoHarbor Style2016
AmberCraftParadise Exclusive Real Estate2020 
RebeccaCrossEnglewood Sun2016
MariaCummingsSuncoast Central Realty2021 
KarenCurrent*Centennial Mortgage2008 
AlfredCurrent IIIRowley Insurance2016
MaraDaPonteSassy Beaches Salon & Spa2021 
BrandonDignamKey Agency, Inc2018
RachelDionCountyline Signs2021 
BryanDomianHowards Restaurant2016
Rob DomkeDefining Realty Co.2017 
DebbieDoran-Haynes 2010 
CharleneDorioEnglewood Bank & Trust2018 
LynnDorlerBoys & Girls Clubs of Charlotte County2016
KevinEastonEnglewood Fire Department2021 
MichelleEberleyMichael Saunders2016
LeslieEdwardsKey Realty, Inc.2009 
RichieEdwards*Key Agency, Inc. 2008 
Ed Ellinwood 2011 
RichEmch*Raymond James2008 
Lori EmeryWellbaum & Emery P.A.2017
ShawnEmeryEmery Auto & Diesel Repair2020 
TheresaFalconeCape Haze Convenience Store2021 
Brian FaroParadise2016
Kathy Fischer 2009 
LourdesFullerLightspeed Voice2018 
DavidGensimoreCharlotte County Sheriff’s Office2021 
Cindy GooginsRecycled Plastic Depot, LLC.2011 
Margo Grimshaw 2009 
Lisa HalpinPalm Island Resort2017 
BryanHalsteadAmberjack Sanitation Inc2020 
ErinHalsteadMichael Saunders2017 
Lt. JohnHampCharlotte County Sheriff’s Office2019 
Michael Haymans* 2008 
HollyHaynes 2018 
Deborah HegedusR. J. Labadie Construction2016 
AshleyHerzogRowley Insurance2018 
Nancy Hester 2010 
Kerry HunterEnglewood Bank & Trust2017 
KathleenJarosikXpertech Auto Repair2019 
Liz JarvisEnglewood Bank & Trust2011 
Carolyn Jarvis, PA 2010 
JeremyJonesTall Pines Realty2020 
Stacy JonesKays Ponger Funeral Home2010 
Chas JordanYoung Life2017 
Clare JorgeKey Agency, Inc.2017 
ChrisKearneyCharlotte County Sheriff Office2020 
Mike Kekel 2010 
DanielaKociLightspeed Voice2017 
KatKropilakLightspeed Voice2020 
DanaKuhnRumours Wine Bar2020
Heather LaBeauMercier CPA2017 
Kande Lafferty 2010 
Melissa LaterzaEnglewood Bank & Trust2017 
LiainaLazaridisThe Englewood Sun2018 
Jean Leach 2009 
Diana LeggColdwell Banker 2010 
Matt LehnMatt Lehn Insurance2009 
NickiLeporeFarlow’s on the Water2019 
Dizey Lindquist 2009 
Jim LittonMichael Saunders2017 
DavidLutzThoroughbred Golf Carts2020 
Robin Madden*Islander Properties, Inc.2008 
Kreg Maheu*DMK Associates, Inc.2008 
Mike MansfieldHabitat for Humanty2011 
Nicolette Mason 2011 
Peter Mason, Jr.Mason Financial Group2009 
Jeff Masters 2010 
Karen Maurer* 2008 
Tiffany McMenamin 2010 
BrendaMeden 2018 
MitchMesenburgMichael Saunders & Company2019 
CharlesMillerTailored Inspections2020 
ElaineMillerSuncoast Architect2017
Sylvia Mithcell* 2008 
Chris MurthaMurtha Accounting2011 
Kelly Needham 2011 
Jackie NormandBusey Bank2016
KathyO’ConnellMark Knauf CPA2018 
RickO’NealNothing Missed Home Inspections2019 
DanaParkAmerican Business Brokers2021 
TomParkerYoung Life2020 
KimParksEnglewood Chamber of Commerce2020 
DougPaulLightspeed Voice2019 
Brenda PeckhamBrookdale Rotonda2017 
Saundra PettyMorgan Stanley Investments2008 
Chris PorterEnglewood Sun2017
KendraPorterPorter Contracting2020 
SusiePorterParadise Exclusive Realty2021 
ChrissiePowellRepublic National Distributing Company2021 
Amy Prestia*Englewood Bank – Main Branch2008 
Dee Dee QuinnHowards Restaurant2017 
Susan Rachels, MS, RD, LDEnglewood Community Hospital2010 
Michelle Ravagni 2010 
TerryRedmanRetired2019 
KaylaReidVenue To You2020 
Len RiccioRiccio Wallcovering LLC2016
KevinRinaldoSignature Home Lawn & Pest Control2020 
LaurieRiosFloridian Realty Services, LLC2021 
MikeRuizPlace in the Sun2020 
Kathleen RusellKey Agency, Inc. – Insurance2009 
TraciSampsonKobie Complete Heating & Cooling2016 
AllanSchildknechtretired2020 
CherylSchumBoca Beacon2019 
KristineSedraEnglewood Community Hospital2020 
JanetShawenParadise Exclusive Real Estate2020 
Robert Skidmore*Cheney Brothers2008 
Irene SlatteryCentennial Bank2009 
Sharon Sloan*State Farm Insurance2008 
MarySmedleyMichael Saunders & Company2018 
Mary Smith* 2008 
MattSmithState Farm Insurance2018 
PhillipSnyder*Suncoast Humane Society2008 
JennStantonMike Douglas Plumbing2020 
TedSteeleKobe Complete Heating & Cooling2009 
Melissa StettnerFlorida Community Bank2016 
Peter Taylor 2009 
KatrinaTownsAbel’s Marine2021 
Andrea TruexEnglewood Community Hospital2011 
Bill TruexTruex Preferred Construction2009 
JenniferTuckerCardinal Financial2021 
KarenTyreeIvy’s on Dearborn2020 
JonathanVarnerWampler Insurance2016
GaryVasbinderReal Bikes Englewood2020 
JasonVollmerNoys Bistro2021 
Valerie WagnerValerie Wagner & Associates, LLC 2011 
Burton Wahlburg 2009 
DianaWatson 2010 
KristinaWattsEnglewood Bank & Trust2009 
Tamra WeberEnglewood Bank & Trust2011 
Brett WhiteMoloney Securities2016 
ShaneWhitmoreReliable Cabinet Designs2019 
Christopher WilliamsCharlotte County Sheriff’s Dept2017 
YvonneWolfMichael Saunders & Company2018 
DarcyWoodsCharlotte County Homeless Coalition2019 
MatthewWojcikTall Pines Realty2019