Leadership & Board of Directors


Every day, Brevard Achievement Center does more than provide employment and enrichment opportunities to individuals with disabilities. We help instill pride and inspire dreams in thousands of people throughout the state of Florida and beyond. The vision of our leadership team and board of directors is focused on the programs and initiatives that will build a community where all citizens can experience the pride that comes with being independent, resourceful and self-reliant. A vision that hopes to change lives for the better.

LEADERSHIP TEAM

AMAR PATEL
President and CEO
SUSAN McGRATH
Vice President, Community Relations
CARL STEPHENS
Vice President, Operations
JOSEPHINE (JO) HUGHES
Vice President, Human Resources

ROBERT GRAMOLINI
Vice President, Employment Transition Services
RYAN ROGERS
Vice President, Administration & CFO
JOHN NEDERHOED
Director, Business Development

VOLUNTEER BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Officers:

Michael S. Rogero, Chair
Community Volunteer
Debra M. Pavlakos, Treasurer
Community Volunteer
Diane E. Payne, Secretary
Community Volunteer

Brett J. Miller, Vice Chair
Attorney
DSK Law

Members:

Ellen P. Brown
Project Manager
Aerodyne Industries (KSC)
Kamen E. Jenkins
Director of FHCP Services
Florida Health Care Plans
Paula Just
Chief Human Resources Officer
Health First
Trudy M. McCarthy
Sr. Director – Marketing & Strategic Initiatives
EDC of Florida’s Space Coast
D. Travis Proctor
President/CEO
Artemis, Inc.
Mary Jane Watson
Community Volunteer
Michael A. Green
Lieutenant
Brevard County Sheriff’s Office

Cindy S. Kane
HR/Organizational Professional
Robert R. Sands
Community Volunteer
Patricia Tellechea
CEO & President
Gimex, USA
R. Blaise Trettis
18th Judicial and Circuit Public Defender
Brevard and Seminole Counties
Troy Lotane
President
Lotane & Associates, P.A.
Paula B. Just
Sr. Vice President / Chief Human Resources Officer
Health First