Board of Directors 2016-2017

Founded by Edward H. Sarbey and Ira Barsky in 1999, ARC has grown through the support and leadership of local professionals, business owners, and philanthropists.

Joanna Pace-Brackett

Board Chair
Retired – G.E.

Karin Gustafson

Vice Chair
Retired – YMCA Foundation

R. Chris Jones

EVP – Capstan Financial Consulting Group

Scott Bush

CEO – SunCoast Blood Bank

Brent Burchett

Controller, Prime Cost Management

Julie Bynum, CPA

Kerkering Barberio

Thomas Hudson

Hudson Law Firm

Donna Koffman

Community Volunteer

Bruce Lesser


Wendy Mack

CEO – DM Constructors, LLC

Judith Ragona


Ava Whaley

Community Volunteer

Ron Morris

Honorary Board Member

Ira Barsky

Chairman Emeritus and Co-Founder

Edward H. Sarbey

Chairman Emeritus and Co-Founder

Honorary Board

Carol English

Koni Findlay

Ronald Morris

Suzann Soran


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