WEDU Board of Directors

A. Bronson Thayer,
Chair of the Board

Cathy Unruh,
Vice Chair of the Board

Booker Rice, Jr.,
Treasurer

Don DeFosset,
Secretary

Susan Howarth, President & CEO

Maruchi Azorin
Barry M. Alpert †
Monroe Berkman †
Jerry Bilik
Alan C. Bomstein
Andrew Bragg
Susan C. Buck
Dennis Caltagirone*
Christopher Chapman
Robert A. Darr* †
Jim Davis
Fred Dobbins* †
Richard J. Dobkin †
Hilliard Eure* †
Nellye Friedman* †
Marilyn Harwell
Camille Hernandez
Dr. Eileen Holden
Anita Holec
Nancy Hale Hoyt
Brian Keenan
Phil Leigh
Sheila M. McDevitt
Rudolph Michaud, CLU* †
Ronald W. Pierce
John F. Rañon, AIA* †
Heidi Shimberg
Geoffrey Simon
Virginia Sink*
Jeff Sparling
Laura Starkey
William E. Starkey
William H. Stover* †
William P. Wallace, CPCU* †
David Weinstein
Paul Whiting

*Director Emeritus 
†Past Chairman

WEDU Community Advisory Board

Andrew Bragg, Chair (Pinellas)
Jeff Griggs,
Vice Chair (Polk)

Hillsborough
Richard D. Flemings
Howard F. Harris, Jr.
Karen Mertes
Joanne Milani
William Perez
Aileen Rodriguez

Manatee
Linda Jones, Ed.D.

Pasco
Monica Carper

Pinellas
Duncan Campbell
Mary Dawn Pyle

Sarasota
Susan Borozan
Roberta Hamilton
Lynn Robbins


Board Meeting Schedule

All meetings are held at WEDU unless otherwise noted. Meetings are open to the public and press.
Meetings or portions of meetings may be closed to consider matters relating to individual employees, proprietary information, litigation and other matters requiring the confidential advice of counsel, commercial or financial information obtained from a person on a privileged or confidential basis, or the purchase of property or services whenever the premature exposure of such purchase would compromise the business interests of any such organization.

2014 Board of Directors Meetings

Wednesday, April 30, 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday, June 25, 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday, September 24, 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday, November 19, 12:00 p.m.

2014 Board Committee Meetings

Budget & Finance, Thursday, April 24, 10:00 a.m.
Investment, Thursday, April 24, 11:30 a.m.
Executive, Wednesday, May 21, 12:00 p.m.
Budget & Finance, Thursday, June 19, 10:00 a.m.

2014 Community Advisory Board Meetings

Thursday, May 8, 11:45 a.m., Asolo Repertory Theater, Sarasota
Thursday, July 10, 12:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 2, 12:00 p.m.
Thursday, December 4, 12:00 p.m.