2017 GrowFL Advisory Board

Executive Committee

Dr. Tom O’Neal
GrowFL Executive Director
University of Central Florida

Dr. Christopher Morton
Chairman of the Board
NanoPhotonica

Mark Williams
Immediate Past Chair
Wells Fargo

Seth Joseph
Program Chair
Carlton Fields

Waymon Armstrong
Chairman’s Council Co-Chair
Engineering & Computer Simulations

Jeff Piersall
Marketing Chair
SCB Marketing

Mike Bobroff
Fundraising Chair
GrowFL

Russell Slappey
Outreach Chair
Nperspective – CFO Services

Advisory Board Members
Maria Alfano, FloridaMakes
Marc Angle, U.S. Trust/Bank of America
Jennifer Barrows, WithumSmith+Brown, PC
Randy Berridge, The Corridor
Jordan Bressler, Blue Sentry, Inc.
Robert Collins, OUC
Enterprise Florida
Geoffrey Gallo, Nperspective CFO Services
Elouisa Hewkin, GrowFL
Kenneth Johnson, Blue Sentry, Inc.
Christopher Kendall, SunTrust Bank
Beth Kirkland, Florida Economic Development Council
Joy Kitamori, Edward Lowe Foundation
Bill Mang, CenterState Bank
Joan McGill, Economic Development Corporation of Sarasota County
Lisa McIntosh, Wells Fargo
Michael O’Donnell, University of Central Florida
Doug Olesen, SunTrust Bank
Chuck Owsten, Florida Capital Advisors
Steve Quello, CEO Nexus
Russell Raml, SunTrust Bank
Jim Rogers, TriNet
Paul Rubino, U.S. Trust/Bank of America
Jack Rybicki, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
Ed Schons, University of Central Florida
Rob Sitterley, Merit Advisors
Marni Spence, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
David Stahl, SunTrust Bank
Barbara Stankowski, AMTIS Inc.
Crystal Stiles, Florida Power & Light Company
Robert Subko, SunTrust Bank
Tammie Sweet, GrowFL
Alyssa Thomas, GrowFL
USF Connect
Rick Wassel, IQ Orlando
Chris White, Traction in Florida
Eric Wiesman, SunTrust Bank
Kate Wilson, Wells Fargo
Michael Zaharios, Florida Virtual Entrepreneur Center