Dr. Angela Garcia Falconetti
Polk State College

Vice Chair

Bart Allen
Peterson & Myers PA




Maggie Mariucci
Florida Polytechnic University



Past Chair

General Jake Polumbo
Two Blue Aces



Talent Pipeline Committee Chair

Dr. Orathai Northern
Polk State College



Community Stakeholders Committee Chair

Deena Ware
City of Winter Haven



Competitiveness and Advocacy Committee Chair

Dave Shepp
The Southern Group




Investor Relations Committee Chair

Pete Frantzis
Cyndeo Wealth Partners



Aviation Committee Chair

Gene Conrad
Lakeland Linder International Airport



County Manager Designee

Todd Dantzler
SVN Saunders Ralston Dantzler



County Commissioner

Commissioner George Lindsey
Polk County BoCC




Board Member

Drew Wilcox
Nucor Florida



Board Member

Emery Smith
Ben Hill Griffin




Board Member

Randy Knapp
RLK Real Estate & Development




Board Member

Rick Garcia
Gulf Coast Avionics