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The Goodwill-Suncoast Board of Directors is composed of volunteers who help guide policy for the organization.

Board Officers:

  • Carole Philipson – Chair
  • Sandra Young – Sr. Vice Chair
  • Dominic Macrone – Board Secretary
  • Bob Dobkowski – Vice Chair
  • Mark D. Pichowski – Vice Chair
  • Ed Rader – Vice Chair
  • Bob Wabbersen – Vice Chair
  • Deborah A. Passerini  President and CEO, ex officio

Board Members:

  • Mike Attinella – Superior Group of Companies
  • Lee Bell – Saltmarsh, Cleaveland & Gund
  • Steve Bivens – Cavotec
  • Robert D. Dobkowski – Mr. & Mrs. Blindmaster
  • Christina Elam, CFP – USB Financial Service
  • Steven M. Erickson – Raymond James Financial, Inc.
  • Mark E. Gauthier   Gauthier Consulting
  • Marie Hebbler   Risk Matrix Solutions
  • Andrea D. Kiehl – Sykes Enterprises, Inc.
  • Dominic Macrone  Cedar Fair
  • Tony Martinez – MGT Consulting Group
  • Melissa Mora, Esq. – Florida Hospital/Advent Health – West Florida Region
  • Carole F. Philipson Florida Hospital Carrollwood (Retired)
  • Mark D. Pichowski – Bouchard Insurance
  • Ed Rader – Kmart (Retired)
  • Scott Rutz – The Northern Trust Company
  • Robert (Bob) A. Wabbersen  Publix Super Markets, Inc.
  • Sandra Young  Regions Bank
  • Deborah A. Passerini – Goodwill Industries-Suncoast, Inc., ex officio

Directors Emeriti:

  • Frank A. Lay, CFP
  • Henry B. Sayler

Corporate Officers:

  • Deborah A. Passerini, President and Chief Executive Officer
  • Gary R. Hebert, Corporate Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer
  • Stefanie Anna, Vice President for Corporate Affairs and Governance/Corporate Secretary
  • Jacqueline R. Miller, Vice President for Human Resources
  • Paul M. Norris, Vice President for Corrections and Housing
  • Kris Rawson, Vice President for Workforce Development
  • Allen Starr, Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer
  • James D. Williams, Vice President for Fund Development
President and CEO Emeritus:
  • R. Lee Waits
Goodwill Industries-Suncoast, Inc.
10596 Gandy Boulevard
St. Petersburg, Florida 33702
P.O. Box 14456
St. Petersburg, Florida 33733-4456
Phone (727) 523-1512
Fax (727) 579-0850