Education Foundation

Right now, a student is having a learning experience made better by the work that we do.
Investing in education now to impact our future.
One teacher can inspire the lives of many.
Innovation in and outside of the classroom.
Enhancing the quality of education for all.

Foundation Board Meetings

The Board meets in the District Office Conference Room A, 201 W. Burleigh Blvd. Tavares, FL 32778. Board meetings are at noon on the 4th Wednesday of the month. Executive Board Meetings are at noon on the 3rd Wednesdays of the month.

Board, Financial, and Executive meetings are open to the public.

The October Executive Board meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 20, 2020, at 4 p.m., at 2045 Pruitt Street, Leesburg, FL 34748.

The October Foundation Board Meeting will be held Wednesday, September 27, 2020, at Noon, at 2045 Pruitt Street, Leesburg, FL 34748.

2020-2021 Board of Directors

      James Myers – President

                     Bowen  &  Schroth PA

Joe MacLaren. EFLC Board Member    Joe MacLaren – Vice President

Addition Financial

      Rich Billings – Treasurer

Citizens First Bank

      Peggy Fuller – Secretary

Lake County Schools, Retired 

      Lillian Lockette – Past Pres.

Suntrust Bank, Retired

     Kevin Stone – Board Attorney

Stone & Gerken, P.A.

     Dick Bowersox –  Adviser

Roe-Rich Corporation

     Allan Seabrook – Adviser

United Southern Bank

     Diane Kornegay – Ex Officio


     Stuart Klatte – Ex Officio

Lake County Education Association

     Bill Mathias – Ex Officio

Lake County School Board

     Commissioner Sean M. Parks – Emeritus

Lake County 

     Kristy Parsons

Caliber Home Loans

     Mike DeGraw


     Margo Odom

Embarq, Retired

Brenda Peterson.Board Member Brenda Peterson

Fairwinds Credit Union

Lee Woods

Lee Woods Construction

     Barbara Wilson-Smith

Lake County Schools, Retired 

     Pam Burtnett

Florida Education Association

     Jim Miller

ERA Grizzard Realtors

     B. Grassel

Retired LCEA

     Peggy Campbell

Lake County Schools, Retired

      Janet Bolivar

Bolivar Consulting

     Cathy Blankenship

US Postal Service, Retired 

     Gregg Collier

Raymond James /Collier Financial Solutions

     Sheriff Peyton Grinnell

Lake County Sheriffs Office

     Sandy Stura

Lake County Schools, Retired 

     Bobby Rhodes

ECO Construction

     Rosanne Brandeburg

Insight Credit Union 

     BE Thompson

Early Learning Coalition of Lake County

     Rich Yoder

United Airlines, Retired

     Kate Smith

Lake County Sheriffs Office

     Carman Cullen, Staff

Executive Director

     Gail Weidner, Staff

Finance & Grants Specialist