Our Leadership

Goodwill Industries of Southwest Florida, Inc. is operated autonomously and governed by a dedicated local volunteer Board of Directors, which advises the leadership team on the overall operation of the nonprofit organization, which began in 1966.

Board of Directors

Michael W. Sullivan

Catherine M. Speer
Vice Chairman

Robert M. Arnall


Daniel Adams

Bernardo Barnhart

Juan D. Bendeck, Esquire

Sharlene Dozier

William L. McDaniel, Jr.

Dr. John Meyer, DBA

Ray C. "Skip" Mitchell, Jr.

Representative Spencer Roach

Dale Schneider

Joseph D. Spielman

Goodwill Senior Directors:

Cindy Crippen

Senior Director of Finance & Accounting

Jamie Dunn
Senior Director of Information, Technology, and Ecommerce

Pam Hebert

Senior Director of Human Resources & Training

Jody Jacoby
Senior Director of Facilities

Gerard Kingston
Senior Director of Stores

Mike McGarvey
Senior Director of Operations

Goodwill Directors:

Deborah Brown
Director of Human Resources

Debra Donatto
Director of Communications & Marketing

Brad Ellena
Director of Contract Services

Scott Foley
Director of Information and Technology

Michele Prox-Foos
Director of E Commerce & Specialty Stores

Kris Gardner
Director of Central Production

Angela Hemstreet
Director of Employment Services (CRCs and PTW)

Chris Karamalikis
Director of Donations Process

Mindy Miracle
Director of Warehousing Safety & Transportation

Sandra Plazas
Director of Community Education & Neighborhood Outreach Program

Ashley Price
Director of Development

Bill Tursi
Director of Loss Prevention

Jessica Tursi

Director of Disability Services and Navigation

Heather Vaughan
Director of Merchandising

Karl Zohn
Director of Special Projects