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Shannon is a proud wife of 30 years, a mother & grandmother. She has volunteered and won multiple awards for her work with the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and has been a Wish Grantor for the Make A Wish Foundation. She has volunteered to help others most of her life, learning selfless giving from her grandparents as a child. She has been in Vero Beach for over 38 years and has worked for Evans Properties, Inc. for 23 of those years.

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Shannon Conn

President & Founder




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Jayne has lived in Vero Beach since 1980, has1 daughter and two teenage grandchildren. She has studied psychology and social services and has worked for Harbor Branch & Samaritan Center for Homeless Families.  She has volunteered for St Helens, and assisted with hurricane relief.

Christine has a College BS and is an Executive Recruiter by day. She is married and has 3 children. She currently sits as Vice Chair of a Youth Board and formally chair of the Children's Board of Community Church and has experience with organizing events.

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Brad comes to us with 20 years of Information Technology experience. He has volunteered for organizations like the American Cancer Society, Samaritan Center and has participated in many fundraising charity events. Brad is a proud father of two young men.

Josh is very active with youth groups and organizations and has coached youth sports for many years. He previously sat as a Board Member for IRCHS, VAPA Choral Parents Assn. He is happily married and a lifelong native to the area.

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Deni Willard

Treasurer & Co-Founder

Deni is a proud mother of her 3 children and her grandson. She moved from Vermont in 1982 and has been working in the Accounting field since 1995. She has volunteered and supported many different nonprofit organizations through the years, however, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is one that she holds near and dear to her heart as she volunteered on behalf of her late niece.

Nicole is a single mom of 3 boys, 26, 24 and 15 years old and grandmother to an amazing 2 1/2 year old granddaughter.

Nicole is a US Navy Veteran.

She has worked with numerous nonprofits over the years including baseball and soccer leagues, PTO/A's in 5 states, Student Advisory Councils' and veterans organizations. She has served these organizations as Treasurer, Secretary and Vice President. She is also a former recipient of Kristina Conn Foundation's Christmas Family Gift Event and is excited to help other families through their crisis.


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Disbursment Committee

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Katie Conn

Director of Disbursments

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Tesa Boykin

Disbursement Committee

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Disbursement Committee