Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees brings a diverse range of knowledge and experience to the task of governing Academy Prep Center of Tampa and is responsible for many of Academy Prep’s successes. The Trustees have extensive experience in the worlds of education, business, law, government, medicine, finance, and the civic sector. Academy Prep is thankful for such an active and passionate Board that believes in the school’s mission.

Susan Touchton (Board Chair) | Consultant
Hon. Jessica Costello
The Honorable Jessica G. Costello  |  Hillsborough County Court Judge, Thirteenth Judicial Circuit
 Lisa Couch Volunteer
Board Member
Patricia Douglas | Board President & CEO - Patricia Douglas Consulting
Jeff Dowdle | Chief Operating Officer – Raymond James Financial
Susanna Fenhagen | President – Grady Consulting Group, Inc.
Board Member
Elizabeth Fowler | Director – Triad Foundation
William Harrell | Capco Asset Management, LLC
Greg Iglehart | Principal – Bayshore Retirement Living
Elizabeth Krystyn | Founding Partner - Baldwin Krystyn Sherman Partners
Karen Levy | Volunteer
Don Morrison | Dean of Faculty - Tampa Preparatory School 
Board Member
Jake Nellis | Vice President – JE Dunn Construction
Charlie Poe | Chief Investment Officer - Grand Central Investment Group
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Cedric Powell | Independent Wealth Management Advisor
Dawn Ericsson
Dawn Ericsson Provine, M.D. | Medical Director - AgeRejuvenation

Rania Shehata | Vice President, General Counsel for the Americas, TD SYNNEX
Paul Shoukry | Chief Financial Officer, Raymond James
Alex Sullivan | Director of Real Estate – Metro Diner
Akil Watson, Ph. D.
Akil Walton, Ph. D. | Amazon
Board Member
 Paul L. Whiting, Sr. | President – Seabreeze Holdings

Emeritus Trustees

Rosemary Armstrong

L. Lowry Baldwin

Christopher Blowers

Stephanie Brown-Gilmore

Joe Capitano, Sr.

Nancy Crane

Joli Cooper-Nelson

Chuck Dannewitz

Sister Anne Dougherty

Dennis Facciolo

Dennis Fedorovich

Jeff Fortune

Jim Fredlake

Jonathan Graham

Dick Greco

James T. Hargrett, Jr.

Malcolm Harris

Nancy Harris

Chad Harrod

Tamra Honnegger

Oscar Horton

David Hull

Susie Kuhn

Sam A. Lazzara

Sareet Majumdar

Lyris Newman

Arleen Quiñones 

Gene Ramm

Fred S. Ridley

Jerome Ryans

Tom Sansone

John L. Smith. Jr.

Jim Strenski

Willie Tims, Jr.

Laura Waller

Alton White, Jr.

Bryan Zinober