Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees brings a diverse range of knowledge and experience to the task of governing Academy Prep Center of St. Petersburg and is responsible for many of Academy Prep’s successes. The Trustees have extensive experience in the worlds of education, business, law, government, medicine, finance, and the civic sector. Academy Prep is thankful for such an active and passionate Board that believes in the school’s mission.

Board of Trustees

Chris Barrott | Board Chair | Retired Executive Vice President, Aurora Casket Company

Tim Bogott | Retired President and CEO, TradeWinds Island Resorts

Joe Bourdow | Franchise Consultant/Broadcaster, Radio St. Pete

Vin Campagnoli | Chief Information Officer, Raymond James

Christine (Cox) Duerson | Retired Social Worker

Beth England | Retired Human Resources

Donna Gaffney | Co-Founder Suncoast Voices for Children

Pamela Greacen | Founder and President, Santa Monica Hotel Group

Kimberly G. Jackson, Esq. | Academic Department Chair, Social & Behavioral Sciences, SPC

Bryant Jones | President & CEO, Sabal Trust

Annica Keeler | Times Community Relations Manager

Thomas Mahaffey Jr.| Vice President, Mahaffey Company

Linda D. Marcelli | Former Regional Vice President, Merrill Lynch; President, Lucky’s Real Tomatoes

Joseph Murray | Director of Security Consulting Services, Care Centers Management Consulting Inc.

Tom Sansone | Former President, Jabil Circuit

Liz Sembler | Educator/Consultant

Alex Shouppe | Executive Vice President, Brown & Brown of Florida

Bernice Smoot | Founder and President, Saint Wall Street, LLC.

Brian Stamey | Vice President of Marketing and Operations, International Diamond Center

Chuck Stamey | Former CEO, Manning and Napier Advisors

David Vetter | Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Tech Data

Heather Whirley | Senior Account Director, Sales, Dell, Inc.

Paul Whiting, Sr. | President, Seabreeze Holdings

Sally Willis | Educator

Trustees Emeriti

Michele DiMartino

Hartmut Liebel

John Erik Savitsky

Bernie Young 



Advisory Board

Pat Baldwin 

Donald Eastman, III

William Heller 

Gerald Hogan 

Chris Lewis 

P.N. Risser, III

Craig Sher 

Bernie Young