Leading us in the right direction

From our Executive Team to our Board of Directors, Big Brothers Big Sisters has a compassionate and dedicated group of individuals on our side that are willing to do whatever it takes to help change children’s lives for the better.


Executive Team

Joy Mahler, President/CEO

Dan Campbell, Vice President of Quality Assurance

Mark Ferster, Vice President of Finance and Operations

Gina Taylor, Vice President of Communications and Marketing

Ira Paul, Vice President of Community Development


Board of Directors

Susan Flynn, Esq., CPA, Chair
Bon Eau Enterprises, LLC

Susan Hanks, CPA, Treasurer
Robinson, Hanks, Young & Roberts P.A.

Keith Struble, Secretary
Professional Golf Association (Retired) Consultant

Bryan Blackwell
Ameriprise Financial

Bill Ferry
Comcast NBC Universal

Jamal Jenkins
Walmart

Bogie Korszen, CFP, MBA
Raymond James & Associates

Fermin “JJ” Miranda, President
Southwest Florida Market, SunTrust Bank

Michael Nachef
Director, Government Relations, Lee Health

Timothy Parker
JP Morgan Chase

Don Patterson
ASCEND Wireless Network

Cole Spedale
Enterprise Rent A Car

Frank Spinola
President and CEO, INDSPEC Chemical Corporation (Retired)

Randall Woods
Florida Blue

Paul Blackman
Captain, Highlands County Sherriff’s Office

Kimberlie Buchanan, CPA, CFE
CRI Carr Riggs & Ingram CPAs and Advisors

Chris Frohlich
Frohlich Gordon & Beason

Michael Lehnert, CPA
Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt, P.A.

Susan Rachles
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center

Ben Simmons
Partner, Deloitte & Touche, LLP (Retired)

Salli Struble, CP. FRP
Kanetsky, Moore & DeBoer., P.A.