2017 Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is the policy-making branch of the Manatee Chamber of Commerce. The board shall adopt such rules and regulations as may be required to conduct the affairs of the Chamber. The government and policy making responsibilities shall be vested in the board, with the management responsibility falling under the president. The board authorizes the program of work, approves the budget and receives and passes committee recommendations.

Executive Committee

Kevin DiLallo Kevin DiLallo
Chairman of the Board
Manatee Memorial Hospital

Trudy Moon Trudy Moon
Immediate Past Chairman of the Board
Air & Energy

Darcie Duncan Darcie Duncan
Duncan Real Estate

Rick Bisio Rick Bisio
The Educated Franchisee

Bill Poulton Bill Poulton
Vice Chair, Community Development & Communications
Tropicana Products

Phill Baker Phill Baker
Vice Chair, Membership Development & Services
Boyd Insurance & Investment Services, Inc.

Ernie Withers Ernie Withers
Vice Chair, Public Policy & Small Business
Mercedes-Benz of Sarasota

Michael Moschella Michael Moschella
Representative, Bradenton Area Economic Development Corporation
Hancock Bank

Jacki Dezelski Jacki Dezelski
Manatee Chamber of Commerce

Board of Directors

Lisa Arrigo-Hoban Lisa Arrigo-Hoban
L.A. Events

Jackie Barron Jackie Barron
The Mosaic Company

Jason Bartz Jason Bartz
NDC Construction Company

Kevin Baylor Kevin Baylor
Suncoast Business Technologies

Richard Bedford Richard Bedford
Schroeder-Manatee Ranch

Betsy Benac Betsy Benac
Manatee County Government

Jennifer Bencie Jennifer Bencie
Manatee County Health Department

Bruce Body Bruce Body
Raymond James & Associates

Shirley Bryant Shirley Bryant
City of Palmetto

Carlos Buqueras Carlos Buqueras
Port Manatee

Christy Cardillo Christy Cardillo
Shinn & Company, LLC

Brian Carter Brian Carter
Mauldin & Jenkins CPA

Bill Colgate Bill Colgate
MCR Health Services

Janelle Esposito Janelle Esposito
Esposito Law Group, P.A.

Diana Greene Diana Greene
Manatee County Schools

Steve Hall Steve Hall
Manatee Community Federal Credit Union

Sharon Hillstrom Sharon Hillstrom
Bradenton Area Economic Development Corporation

Ed Hunzeker Ed Hunzeker
Manatee County Government

Charlie Kennedy Charlie Kennedy
School Board of Manatee County

Stewart Moon, Jr. Stewart Moon, Jr.
Air & Energy

Sean Murphy Sean Murphy
Beach Bistro

John Nash John Nash
Oscola Pines - Timber

Jeffrey Nickse Jeffrey Nickse
Accurate Benefit Solutions, LLC

Donal O’Shea Donal O’Shea
New College of Florida

Bruce Putneaude Bruce Putneaude
IMG Academy

Rick Piccolo Rick Piccolo
Sarasota Bradenton International Airport

Wayne Poston Wayne Poston
City of Bradenton

Tara Poulton Tara Poulton

Will Robinson Will Robinson
Blalock Walters, P.A.

Vicki Silver Vicki Silver
Feld Entertainment, Inc.

Sandra Stone Sandra Stone
University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee

Brian Thomas Brian Thomas
State College of Florida

Bob Turner Bob Turner
Bradenton Herald

Kerry Ward Kerry Ward
Bank of the Ozarks

Cheryl Woeltjen Cheryl Woeltjen
Bealls, Inc.