Foundation Board of Directors

The UWF Foundation Board of Directors is a dedicated group of alumni and friends who serve as advocates for the University, encourage philanthropic support, and manage the investments and business affairs of the Foundation.

These volunteers and community leaders give of their time to encourage, maintain, and administer private gifts for scientific, educational, and service purposes of the University of West Florida.

View the schedule of board meetings.

See a copy of the Board Member Position Description and information about Board of Directors Term of Office‌.


Board Members

  • Director

    Mr. Brett Barrow*

    Alumni Board Rep

  • UWF Foundation Board Member Linda Brotherton

    Ms. Linda Brotherton

  • BOD member Rick Byars

    Mr. Rick Byars

  • Mr. David Cleveland*

    BOT Representative

  • Director

    Mr. Jason Crawford

  • Dee Dee Davis

    Ms. Dee Dee Davis

  • Mr. Doug Dobson

  • Mrs. Gail Dorsey

    Vice Chair

  • Ray Flores

    Mr. Ray Flores

  • John Gormley

    Mr. John Gormley

  • Mr. Tim Haag

  • Yasmin Hernandez

    Ms. Yasmin Hernandez

    SGA Representative

  • Temp photo for Dan McMillan

    Dr. Joseph Herzog

    Faculty Senate Rep*

  • Mr. David Hightower


  • James Hosman

    Mr. James Hosman

  • Mr. John Hutchinson

    Immediate Past Chair

  • Director

    Mrs. Kathie Jeffcoat

  • Director

    Mr. Trip Maygarden

  • Foundation Board member John Peacock

    Mr. John Peacock, Jr.

  • David Peaden

    Mr. David Peaden

  • Mr. Richard Peterson


  • Bill Rone

    Mr. William Rone

  • Temp photo for Dan McMillan

    Mr. Chris Roney

  • President Martha Saunders

    Dr. Martha Saunders*

  • Mr. Gordon Sprague


  • Temp photo for Dan McMillan

    Ms. Jill Thomas

  • Foundation Board member Bruce Vredenburg

    Mr. Bruce Vredenburg

  • Todd Zaborski

    Mr. Todd Zaborski

*Ex-officio - Voting Member