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About: Board of Directors

  • ​​Chief Dale Coleman, Vice-Chair

    Dale ColemanChief of Police, Oviedo, FL
    Central Florida Board Member since 2017

    Chief Coleman started his career with the Oviedo Police Department in 1986. He has served as a Patrol Officer, School Resource Officer, Patrol Sergeant, Investigative Sergeant, Investigative Lieutenant, and Internal Affairs. He received his bachelor’s degree in Criminology from Saint Leo University and is a graduate of The Southern Police Institute Command Officers Development Course at the University of Louisville.

    Chief Coleman plans, organizes and directs all police operations; handles personnel and public information matters; ensures that all laws, regulations and procedures are followed; coordinates work with other law enforcement agencies. He develops annual budget proposal and controls budgeted expenses. Formulates and implements police policy, procedures, rules, regulations and programs. He prepares and reviews operational and administrative reports. Reviews and approves disciplinary action and personnel matters. Supervises maintenance of records and materials associated with law enforcement activities or administration. Assumes command of police force in emergencies and other major law enforcement operations.

  • David Cooper, Secretary

    Dale ColemanFinancial Advisor, Charles Schwab
    Central Florida Board Member since 2019

    David is passionate about helping his clients become more successful and pursue their goals. He helps his clients identify their goals, decide the right way to pursue those goals, and then implement the strategy. David has worked with a range of business owners and professionals, including doctors, attorneys, CPAs, engineers, and corporate executives. His clients seek help with wealth management, tax strategies, business succession and transition strategies, and retirement strategies.

  • Laurie Stern, President

    Laurie SternExecutive Director, Boys Town Central Florida
    Central Florida Board Member since 2021

    From a young age, Laurie developed a desire to work with vulnerable and at-risk children and families and has turned that passion into a career. She serves as Boys Town Central Florida Executive Director, helping to advocate for children and families.

    Laurie has worked in the area of child welfare for over 20 years, most recently as Executive Director with another Florida nonprofi​t. Prior to that she spent several years working in Juvenile Justice reform and the local child welfare system. Stern earned a master’s degree in Public Administration from Troy University and her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh.

    In her spare time, Laurie loves to travel, enjoys good food and creating memories with her two boys and husband.

  • Victoria Anderson, Member

    Victoria AAttorney/Owner, Anderson & Ferrin, Attorneys at Law
    Central Florida Board Member since 2016

    Victoria Lyn Anderson primarily practices in the areas of domestic and family law, criminal law, and bankruptcy. Ms. Anderson’s over 14 years of experience in these areas of law has given her a unique ability to not only achieve results but to assist clients though difficult, complicated and sometimes incredibly emotional events.

    Ms. Anderson has been a resident of central Florida for over 25 years. She received her bachelor’s in political science from the University of Central Florida and a Juris Doctorate from Barry University School of Law. At Barry University Ms. Anderson received a certificate for completing a concentration in the areas of Children and Family law which has provided her the opportunity to explore these areas intricately and gain an even greater knowledge and understanding which she uses to assist her client’s through these difficult times. Additionally, Ms. Anderson is an adjunct professor for Seminole State College as well as Bryant & Stratton. Ms. Anderson was a former adjunct professor for Barry University, Kaplan University and Everest University.

  • Stephanie Baumgartner, Member

    Stephanie BaumgartnerOffice Manager, Holland Pools & Spas
    Central Florida Board Member since 2019

    Stephanie Baumgartner is the Office Manager for Holland Pools. She wears many “hats” and is always willing to add one more to the mix if it means that she can help someone else. Her parents Mike and Gloria Holland founded Holland Pools back in 1995 and she came to work for them in 2005. Stephanie will take care of everything from permitting to customer service and making sure that the office is never out of chocolate!

    Stephanie grew up in the Lake Mary area and has been married for 26 years to Wayne Baumgartner and they have three wonderful kids. Stephanie has been a part of her parents and former Board members, Mike and Gloria Holland’s love for Boys Town from the very beginning and it would be her honor to continue their service.

  • Jeff Boddiford, Member

    Jeff BoddifordCity of Oviedo Councilman National Account Manager, Perdue Foods
    Central Florida Board Member since 2022

    Jeff and his wife, Cheryl, are both graduates of the University of Central Florida for their Bachelor and Master degrees. Both have been long time residents of Oviedo where they have raised their daughters, Ashley and Brooke. Ashley is a recent graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and Brooke is senior at the University of Alabama.

    Jeff was first elected to the Oviedo City Council in 2020. Prior to that Jeff was appointed to the Local Planning Agency for Oviedo. Jeff also works for Perdue Foods as a National Account Manager overseeing business to several national retailers. Jeff has worked in the consumer packaged-goods industry for 31 years in various roles.

  • Rick Bouffard, Member

    AlfonsoMRegional Director, Tijuana Flats
    Central Florida Board Member since 2021

    Rick is a Regional Director at Tijuana Flats Burrito Company, where he is responsible for the overall operations of four restaurants, a sales department, and a management company. He manages over 100 employees in multiple restaurants and handles all company HR and compliance issues. He also serves as a local Marketing Manager, where he is responsible for Catering, Events, and Group Sales, Public Relations, Spirit Night fundraising and building brand awareness.

    Rick resides in Winter Springs, FL and is married to his wife, Amanda since 2012 and have two children, Ulric, age 9 and a Madeleine, age 6.

  • Marci Gordon, Member

    Marci GordonDirector of Sales & Client Services, Synergy Settlement Services
    Central Florida Board Member since 2014

    Marci Wenninghoff-Gordon is Director of Sales and Client Services at Synergy Settlement Services. Synergy offers healthcare lien resolution, Medicare secondary payer compliance services, pooled trust services, settlement asset management services and structured settlements. Marci travels the country on behalf of Synergy making sure each of our clients have a personalized experience with us. She also works directly with State and local associations to support our clients’ interests across the country.

    Marci was born and raised in Omaha Nebraska and often visits the Boys Town, NE when she makes her way back to Nebraska to visit her family on Wenninghoff’s Farm. Marci graduated from the University of Nebraska at Omaha in 1994.

  • Patrick Kelly, Member

    Victoria AAssistant City Manager, City of Oviedo
    Central Florida Board Member since 2020

    Patrick Kelly was born and raised in Central Florida. He attended the University of Central Florida, graduating with a degree in Political Science. After volunteering for various federal campaigns, Mr. Kelly joined the staff of U.S Representative John Mica, quickly being promoted to the Congressman's District Representative. After serving several counties in Northeast Florida, Mr. Kelly returned to the Orlando area in 2012, following the redistricting process. Happy to be home, Mr. Kelly quickly integrated into life in Seminole County, volunteering his time whenever he could. Most notably, Mr. Kelly served as President of the Metro Orlando Rotaract Club, made up of young professionals under 40.

    Mr. Kelly currently resides in Oviedo with his wife Jillian, son Liam and daughter Finlee. Mr. Kelly enjoys golf, cooking (especially on the grill), and college football in the fall.

  • ​​​​​​​Brian Kittle, Chair

    Brian KittleDivision President, Meritage Homes Orlando
    Central Florida Board Member since 2017

    Brian is an experienced Division President with a demonstrated history of working in the construction industry. He is skilled in Marketing Management, Land Development, Negotiation, Sales, and New Home Sales. Brian is a strong business development professional who graduated from The Ohio State University.

    Brian currently oversees Orlando Division sales, purchasing functions, all construction operations and metrics, customer care department, new community process, design studio, escrow, and scheduling operations. Brian is responsible for the creation of architectural product lines and Studio options.

  • ​​​Terry Vargo, Member

    Terry VargoSenior Vice President, Citizens Bank of Florida
    Central Florida Board Member since 2014

    Terry Vargo is currently the Senior Vice President, Chief Lending Officer at Citizens Bank of Florida and works out of their Oviedo office. Mr. Vargo was promoted to Executive Vice President in 2011 after many years with the company. He previously served as vice president of fundraising for the Oviedo Chamber of Commerce.

    Mr. Vargo was elected to serve on the Greater Oviedo Chamber of Commerce board in 1994. He became the president in December 1998. Mr. Vargo has also served as president of the Oviedo Kiwanis Club. As a member of the Oviedo-Winter Springs Kiwanis Club, he helped organize their 15th Annual Golf Tournament in 2014. Mr. Vargo is also a member of the Goldenrod Area Chamber of Commerce.

    Terry has been married to his wife, Susan, since 1982. They have two children, Greg And Laura.