board & staff

Investing in Kids has helped teachers fund projects needed to help their students. They inspired the community to support education.

John Berlin, Carlisle Interconnect Technologies


Joe Gordy, Flagler Hospital


President - Meghan Deputy, St. Johns River State College
Vice President - Ralph Klein, Herbie Wiles Insurance
Treasurer - Aaron Kleist, Harbor Community Bank
Past President - Claudia Dencer, Leonard’s Studio


Christina Langston, St. Johns County School District
Michelle Nemeth, First Atlantic Bank
Beverly Slough, St. Johns County School Board
Larry Spear, Florida Power & Light
Jim Stege, Architect


Donna Lueders, Executive Director
David “Davey” Hartzel, Director of Fund Development
Mary Alice Hayes, Director of Five Learning Years (FLY)
James (Jim) Wheeler, Take Stock in Children® Program Director
Allyson Breger, Coordinator of Tools 4 Schools & The Bailey Group Resource Depot
Cathy Skarr, Bookkeeper
Gerri D. Garcia, Executive Assistant


Julia Click, Flagler Hospital
Brian Corson, VyStar Credit Union
Pat Cusick, Carlisle Interconnect Technologies
Sherry Davidson, Davidson Realty
Tim Forson, Superintendent of St. Johns County School District
Holly Hill, Flagler College
Colby Keefe, Jackson Law Group
Hamilton Neal, Raymond James
Tracy O’Such, Carlisle Interconnect Technologies
Paul Ray, Community First Credit Union
Sheila Rice, PTO representative
Jim Richardson, Wells Fargo Corporation
Justin Scott, Northrop Grumman
Doug Shagam, The Nielsen Company
Charles Taverna, BDO Global
Perry Waag, Volunteer Parent

Board meetings are typically the third Friday of each month. Executive committee meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month. Finance committee meetings are held on Tuesdays prior to Friday board meetings. For more information, email Donna Lueders at

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