Our Team

Board of Directors

Ray Aguerrevere

CHAIR

Vice President, Custom Metal Designs, Inc., Oakland, FL

Manufacturers Association of Central Florida

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Abe Alangadan

Secretary

Business Unit Manager, Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Jacksonville, FL

First Coast Manufacturers Association

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Bayne Beecher

Treasurer

Senior Manager Supply Chain, NewSouth Window Solutions, Bradenton, FL

Sarasota-Manatee Manufacturers Association

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Larry Bull

Member

President & CEO, Createch Machine & Design, Lakeland, FL

Manufacturing & Supply Chain Alliance of Mid-Florida

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Kevin Carr

Member

Chief Executive Officer, FloridaMakes, Inc., Orlando, FL

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Andra Cornelius 

Ex-officio member

Sr. Vice President Business & Workforce Development, CareerSource Florida, Tallahassee, FL

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Luis Gonzalez-Mendez

Member

Executive Director Process and Engineering at Trividia Health, Inc., Ft. Lauderdale, FL

South Florida Manufacturers Association

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James Hodge

Member

Plant Manager, CEREX Advanced Fabrics, Cantonment, FL

Northwest Florida Manufacturers Council

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Charles (Chip) Howison

Member

Vice President of Production, Barrette Outdoor Living, Brooksville, FL

Nature Coast Manufacturers Association, Inc.

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John F. Krug

Member

Economic Development Manager, Niagara Bottling, Inc., Groveland, FL

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Joe Mayer

MEMBER

Director, Government Relations, Lockheed Martin Space, Titusville, FL

Manufacturers Association of Florida’s Space Coast

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Dr. Jerry Parrish

MEmber

Chief Economist & Director of Research, Florida Chamber Foundation, Tallahassee, FL

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Roy Sweatman

member

President, Southern Manufacturing Technologies, Inc., Tampa, FL

Bay Area Manufacturers Association

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Bob Provitola

Founding Board Chair - In MemoriaM

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