As the important 2016 elections get closer, more and more hopefuls for public office are signing on to attend the Above Board Chamber of Florida’s “Face the Candidates” event. Above Board members and guests are invited to attend this luncheon, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. on Monday, August 8 at the Hilton Naples and Thursday, August 11 at Harborside Event Center.
Nearly 40 candidates have already committed to attend this Roundtable Robin luncheon to help attendees make informed voting decisions for Collier and Lee County. Attendees will have the opportunity to spend time with candidates running for school board, elections office, county commission, sheriff and more. As the candidates make their way around the room during lunch, get your questions answered, take photos and enjoy intimate access to the folks who may take charge of policy that shapes your community’s future.
Candidates scheduled to attend in Fort Myers:
Charles B. Dailey – Lee School County Board
Dr. Derrick Donnell – Lee County School Board
Jeanne Dozier – Lee County School Board
Richard Dunmire – Lee County School Board
Lori Fayhee – Lee County School Board
Charles Flores – Lee County School Board
David Lusk – Lee County School Board
Guido Minaya – Lee County School Board
Cathleen Morgan – Lee County School Board
Christine Patricca – Lee County School Board
Tommy Doyle – Lee County Supervisor of Elections
Sharon Harrington – Lee County Supervisor of Elections
James (Hef) Hefren – Lee County Supervisor of Elections
Carmen Salome – Lee County Supervisor of Elections
Dan Sinclair – Lee County Supervisor of Elections
Dick Anderson – Lee County Commission
Ken Dobson – Lee County Commission
James Didio – Lee County Sheriff
Stephanie Eller – Lee County Sheriff
Leah Harwood – Lee County Judge
Matt Hudson – FL State Senate
Jason Maughan – FL State Senate
Kathleen Passidomo – FL State Senate
Candidates scheduled to attend in Naples:
Erick Carter – Collier County School Board
Stephanie Lucarelli – Collier County School Board
James Calamari – Collier County Commission
Jim Carter – Collier County Commission
Randy Cash – Collier County Commission
Bill McDaniel – Collier County Commission
Douglas Rankin – Collier County Commission
Burt Sanders – Collier County Commission
Russell Tuff – Collier County Commission
Kevin Rambosk – Collier County Sheriff
Dwight Brock – Collier County Clerk of Courts and Comptroller
Georgia Hiller – Collier County Clerk of Courts and Comptroller
Rick Lussy – Collier County Property Appraiser
David Chapman – Collier County Mosquito Control
Matt Hudson – FL State Representative
Lavigne Kirkpatrick – FL State Representative
The Naples event is sponsored by CONRIC PR & Marketing and Gulf Coast International Properties, and will be emceed by Lois Bolin of SWFL Veterans Alliance Inc. The Fort Myers event is sponsored by CONRIC PR & Marketing and the Hilton Naples, and will be emceed by Connie Ramos-Williams, CEO of CONRIC PR & Marketing.
Registration for either event is requested by August 4 at AboveBoardChamber.com, at $25 for members, $30 for guests. After August 4, the cost will be $28 for members, $35 for guests. For more information, call (239) 910-7426.
Non-members are encouraged to attend two meetings, then consider joining us to be part of the Above Board Chamber of Florida. To become a member of the Above Board Chamber, contact Jeanne Sweeney at 239.910.7426.
The Above Board Chamber of Florida is dedicated to bringing people of all faiths together within the community, in the workplace and amongst one another. Their mission is to supply members with the tools that will allow them to take every aspect of their lives Above Board. For more information on the event or on how to become a member of the Above Board Chamber, contact Jeanne Sweeney at 239.910.7426 or visit www.aboveboardchamber.com.