TIF Staff

  • Steven KissingerExecutive Director
  • Linda AvalosAdministrative Assistant, Program Services
  • Nancy BoanData Entry Assistant
  • Marcie BonillaStudent Services Coordinator, Take Stock In Children
  • Laura CadizOffice Manager
  • Yeimi CastenedaProgram Specialist, Take Stock In Children
  • Victoria GrimaldoData Specialist, Program Services
  • Elda HernandezProgram Manager, Career Development
  • Yazmin HernandezProgram Specialist, Career Development
  • Michelle KennedyMentor & Volunteer Coordinator
  • Sandy MartinezAfter-School Specialist, Program Services
  • Noemi PerezProgram Manager, Take Stock In Children
  • Patricia RizoDirector of Program Services
  • Araceli SotoProgram Specialist, Immokalee Readers
  • Cindy TracyController
  • Jennifer WhitisDirector of Development
  • Ariane WillisDevelopment Coordinator

Board of Directors

  • Joseph Zednik icon Chairman
  • Alison Douglas icon Board Secretary
  • Pablo Veintimilla icon Board Treasurer
  • James Bailey icon Board Member
  • Michael Benson icon Board Member
  • David Call icon Board Member
  • Charles Campbell icon Board Member
  • John Costigan icon Board Member
  • Joyce Hagen Fites icon Board Member
  • Don Gunther icon Board Member
  • John Henry icon Board Member
  • Cynthia Janssen icon Board Member
  • Kevin Johnson icon Board Member
  • Peter Negri icon Board Member
  • Louise Penta icon Board Member
  • George Franks icon Board Emeritus
  • Blake Gable icon Board Emeritus
  • W.R. “Skip” Hildebrand icon Board Emeritus
  • Will Larson icon Board Emeritus
  • Malcolm “Mac” McDonald icon Board Emeritus
  • Lisa Merritt icon Board Emeritus
  • Don O’Neill icon Board Emeritus
  • Peggy Redlinger icon Board Emeritus
  • Jay “Dick” Stonesifer icon Board Emeritus
  • Tom Weyl icon Board Emeritus

Partner Agencies & Corporate Sponsors

  • Aqua
  • Arthrex
  • The Arlington of Naples
  • Asplundh Tree Expert Company
  • Ave Maria University
  • Barron Collier Companies
  • Bay Colony Golf Club
  • Bessemer Trust
  • Bigham Jewelers
  • BNY Mellon Wealth Management
  • Boston Red Sox
  • Burn by Rocky Patel
  • Camp Bow Wow
  • The Capital Grille
  • Cason Photography
  • Caterpillar Foundation
  • Charlie McDonald Photography
  • Collier County Public Schools
  • Collier Enterprises
  • Corn Products Intl.
  • Cummings & Lockwood LLC
  • D’Amico & Sons
  • Dolce Solato
  • Edison State College
  • Edna Tomei Skin Care
  • Facial Plastic Surgery Center
  • Fifth Third Bank
  • 5-Star Enterprises
  • Fred Astaire Dance Studio
  • The First Tee of Naples/Collier
  • Fites Charitable Trust
  • Fleming’s Steakhouse
  • Florida Gulf Coast University
  • Florida Youth Soccer Association
  • FMC Technologies
  • Galaxy Golf
  • Gantrade Corporation
  • General Electric
  • Golfsmith
  • Gulfshore Homes XII
  • Hamilton Harbor Yacht Club
  • Haynes Corporation
  • Hilton Naples
  • Hodges University
  • HSBC - North America
  • IBERIABANK
  • Inn on FIfth
  • Insurance Management Consultants, LLC
  • Immokalee Housing and Family Services
  • Immokalee Technical Center
  • The Jackson Center
  • Jane Bolinger Collections
  • Jaguar Naples
  • JBT Corporation
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Joseph’s Custom Clothiers
  • Kelly Tractor/Kelly Foundation, Inc.
  • Lipman
  • Little Palm Island Resort & Spa
  • Lucini Italia Company, LLC
  • Marino Group
  • Marissa Collections
  • MCreative PR LLC
  • Minnesota Twins
  • Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management
  • Morton & Wasmer Builders, LLC
  • Naples Daily News
  • Naples Illustrated
  • NCH Healthcare Systems, Inc.
  • The News-Press
  • Nordstrom
  • Norman Love Confections
  • The Old Collier Golf Club
  • Pelican Marsh Nine Holers
  • Porsche of Naples
  • Preferred Travel of Naples, Inc.
  • Provident Jewelers
  • Publix Supermarkets, Inc.
  • Purely You Spa, LLC
  • Quail Creek Country Club
  • Ritz-Carlton, Naples
  • Rush Foundation, Inc.
  • Saks Fifth Avenue
  • Seasons 52
  • Shula’s Steakhouse
  • Southwest Florida Workforce Development Board, Inc.
  • Special Care Invitational
  • Starbucks
  • Take Stock in Children
  • Thomas Riley Artisans Guild
  • Tory’s Total Hair Care
  • Vernon Healy
  • Waterside Shops
  • Window of the Eye, Inc. DBA Venice Gallery & Studios
  • Winn-Dixie
  • WPX Energy
  • Wynn’s Catering