Diana Shoemaker

Diana Shoemaker is the Executive Director of Manatee County Habitat for Humanity and has been with Habitat since 2009. MCHFH began operation in 1994 and to date has built 115 homes in Manatee County with the help of dedicated volunteers, donors and families.  Working...

Bryan Kamm

Bryan Kamm is the Executive Director of Industry Certification Training Centers (ICTC) and is a driving force behind a new Tampa Bay Advanced Manufacturing Skills Initiative (AMSkills.org) to provide high school students in Pasco, Hernando, and Pinellas Counties with...

Allan H. Weis

Allan H. Weis is the author of The Business of Changing Lives: How A High-Tech Company Invested in Kids and Creativity (Greenleaf Book Group, September 2009), a book that details the creation and growth of his company, Advanced Network & Services (ANS). He...

Sally Tibbetts

Sally Tibbetts is the District Director for Congressman Vern Buchanan. She has also served as the Congressman’s communications director and campaign manager. In his fifth term, Congressman Buchanan is co-chair of the bipartisan 29-member Florida congressional...

Virginia Orenstein

Virginia Orenstein, Financial Executive, Consultant Virginia Orenstein is the CFO of Heuristics Business Help Inc. and has been the CFO of a major Stainless Steel producer, a multinational tire company and a large building products distributor. She has a B.A. in...

Marieme Esther Dassanou

Marieme Esther Dassanou, Global Specialist Women’s Access to Finance at the International Finance Corporation, World Bank Group and member of the IFC’s Gender Secretariat. The Gender Secretariat works with colleagues and private sector clients to provide equal...

Jim Stikeleather

Jim Stikeleather is Chief Innovation Officer and Executive Strategist for Dell Services. His team of business and technology experts identify, evaluate and assess the business value of technologies for the company and customers in the context of his team’s research...

Brad Patrick

Brad Patrick is a civil litigator specializing in technology, although his experience reflects a wide range of other types of matters. Mr. Patrick served as interim Executive Director and the first General Counsel for the Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit...

Mike Potts

Mike Potts is a co-founder and CEO at feature[23].  His love for software was first discovered while serving in the Persian Gulf, and fostered by those on the “shady” side of technology (yes hacking).  Thankfully, some very wonderful people at Raymond...

Andi Watson

Communications Manager, Just for Girls Andi Watson is a business professional and entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in nonprofit administration, education and the arts. Since moving to Florida in 2012, she has continued to pursue these integrated passions...