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 Services
ANDY VEGA
Vice President, Habilitation
RYAN ROGERS
Vice President, Administration & CFO
JOHN NEDERHOED
Director, Business Development

VOLUNTEER BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Officers:

R. Blaise Trettis, Chair
18th Judicial and Circuit Public Defender
Brevard and Seminole Counties
Diane E. Payne, Secretary
Community Volunteer
Michael S. Rogero, Treasurer
Director, Supply Chain Management
Avionics BU – Electronics Systems Segment
Harris Corporation

Ellen P. Brown, Vice Chair
Project Manager
Jacobs Technology
R. Scott Page, Past Chair
CEO
The Fractional Controller

Members:

Russ K. Bradley
Vice President – Operations
Health First Health Plans
Kamen E. Jenkins
Director of FHCP Services
Florida Health Care Plans
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
Brett J. Miller
Attorney
DSK Law

Eric E. Blattler
Systems Engineer
Northrop Grumman
Michael A. Green
Lieutenant
Brevard County Sheriff’s Office
Cindy S. Kane
HR/Organizational Professional
Debra M. Pavlakos
Market Executive
Brevard Title LLC
Robert R. Sands
Community Volunteer
Rose A. Thron
Owner
Marketing World Specialties