USFSM Adds Five Members to Community Leadership Council

2014-15 New USFSM Community Leadership Council Members

(Back row from left to right) Ruth A. Buchanan, Dr. Terry A. Osborn, Dennis Stover, Samuel “Sam” Samelson and Will Statz. (Front row from left to right) Bill Mariotti, Ron Reagan and Charles Baumann.

The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee welcomed five new members to the Community Leadership Council (CLC) for 2014-15. This group of community and business leaders from the Sarasota-Manatee County area represents varied industries and sectors and advises the Campus Board and management team about program and service priorities. The CLC meets quarterly on the USF Sarasota-Manatee campus.

The newest members include:

Charles R. Baumann, Kerkering, Barberio & Co.; Ruth A. Buchanan, economic development coordinator, City of North Port; Bill Mariotti, president, Bill Mariotti Site Development Co. and Samuel “Sam” Samelson, chairman, Lifelong Learning Academy. The fifth new member is Will Statz, president, USFSM Student Government Association.

Other members of the Community Leadership Council include:

Ron Reagan, Dan Bailey Jr., David Band, Bob Bartz, Kathy Black, Ruth A. Buchanan, Jeanne Corcoran, Dr. Michael P. Crosby, Jim Delgado, Amy Drake, David Eckel, Larry Fineberg, Brian Flynn, Roger Frazee, Dan Friedrich, Rich Gerrity, Patricia Glass, Cesar Gomez, Karin Grablin, Joe Gruters, Teri Hansen, Sharon Hillstrom, Marilyn Howard, Mark Huey, Mona Jain, Roxie Jerde, Kelly Kirschner, Jason Krywko, Allan Lane, Kumar Mahadevan, Bill Mariotti, Gene Matthews, Mike McCoy, Rick Mills, Tracy O’Neill, Sally Piccolo, Carol Probstfeld, Jan Pullen, Steve Queior, Patrick Roff, H. Hamilton Rice, Sam Samelson, Gilbert A. Smith Jr., Lindy Smith, William Statz, Olivia Thomas, Jean Trammell, JoAnn Urofsky, Laddison Waldo, Richard Wharton, Lori White, Derek Williams and Ernie Withers.

For more information on the Community Leadership Council, please visit: usfsm.edu/clc.