2022 Board of Trustees

We are honored to have an exceptional group of professionals to serve on our Board of Trustees. These volunteers are dedicated to ensuring Central Florida youth have access to education, hand on learning, and career opportunities to prepare them to succeed in the construction industry.

Executive Committee

Tom Widener, Chair
Wharton Smith
 
Vanessa Medina, 1st Vice Chair
Tri-City Electrical Contractors
 
Danny Ortiz, 2nd Vice Chair
Empire Electrical Contractors
 
Scott Causey, Secretary
FEAT
 
Nancy Merced, Treasurer
QLM 

Members at Large

Willis Milner
Balfour Beatty Construction

 
Earl Lomas
Terry's Electric 

 
Debbie Rodriguez
CEP

Julie Bennett
APG Electric
 
Dennis Proper
FINFROCK

School Representatives

Trade Representatives

John DeRosa 
Orange County Public Schools 

 
Tim Burdette
School District of Osceola County
 
Gene Tavares
Seminole County Public Schools
 
Lynnea Weissman 
Lake County Public Schools 
 
Laura Webster
Polk County Public Schools

Casey Ferguson
Sumter County Public Schools 

Josh Goehring, Electrical Trade 
Bright Future Electric


Joe Diehl, Plumbing Trade
S.I. Goldman Company 

Lisa Pelham, Masonry Trade 
Oldcastle APG
 
Frank Gerlach, Carpentry Trade
Winter Park Construction

Megan Rohr, Fire Sprinkler Trade
WAFS

Vinny D’Assaro, HVAC Trade
CES