Board of Directors

Call for Nominations

Positions will be open on the Florida Humanities Council Board for three-year terms starting January 2018.

The board, which meets three times per year, sets policy, evaluates grants proposals, participates in fundraising activities, and promotes humanities council programs. Each member also serves on a board committee that meets at least once per year. Nominations should include a resume, a letter outlining the qualities and qualifications the applicant would bring to the board, and a letter from the nominee expressing his/her interest in serving. Send nomination materials by August 4 to: Executive Director Steve Seibert, Florida Humanities Council, 599 Second Street South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701 or info@flahum.org. For more information please contact Steve at 727-873-2007.

View Board Responsibilities and the 2016 Annual Report.


Board of Directors

Members of our governing board come from all areas of the state and have backgrounds in academic, public, nonprofit, and corporate sectors. Each serves a renewable three-year term. Six are appointed by the Governor.

B. Lester Abberger
Tallahassee

Wayne Adkisson, Secretary
Pensacola

Juan Bendeck
Naples

Kurt Browning
San Antonio

Peggy Bulger
Fernandina Beach

Gregory Bush
Miami

David Colburn
Gainesville

Sara Crumpacker
Melbourne

Jose Fernandez
Orlando

Casey Fletcher, Vice Chair
Bartow

Linda Gonzalez
Orlando

Joseph Harbaugh
Hollywood

David Jackson
Tallahassee

Sue Kim
Ormond Beach

Kerry Kirschner
Sarasota

Thomas Lang
Orlando

Linda Marcelli
Gulfport

Nancy Poulson, Chair
Fort Lauderdale

Frank “Sandy” Rief
Tampa

Audrey Ring
Fort Lauderdale

Penny Taylor
Naples

Robert Taylor
Palm Bay

Samuel Vickers
Jacksonville

Glenda Walters
Lynn Haven

Iranetta Wright
Jacksonville