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About Crave Orlando

Crave Orlando is a soulful community of social change leaders and innovators. The City Beautiful is growing in diversity, opportunities, and specific challenges that need emerging leaders with a heart for justice and a commitment to positive impact. Within this open, affirming, and loving learning container we develop professional skills required to lead our important projects, expand our mentors who can guide us, and together experience the Divine that grounds, inspires, and pulls us into such transformational work.

Orlando Crave Leaders

Orlando Crave Board

Simon Adams

Crave at-large Chair | Regional Organizing Director at Dream Defenders

Dylan McCain Allen

Crave Director at-large | Donor and Partner Relations Coordinator and Grants Manager at A Gift For Teaching

Chantel Aquart

Crave Community Development & Recruitment Chair | Founder at Amazing Life Consulting Enterprises

Frank Bailey

Crave Director at-large | Founder/Owner at Grow Orlando

Kevin Ballinger

Crave Director at-large | Facilities Director at Orange County Public Schools

Faith Buhler

Crave Development Chair | Owner at Balance Bodyworks LLC

Bob Bushong

Crave Conference Representative | East Central District Superintendent at The Florida Conference of the United Methodist Church

Juan Cambold

Crave at-large Chair l Owner at Bruan Enterprises, Theme Park War, and TSOJL

Shelly Denmark

Crave Director | Pastor at United Methodist Church

Gina Dole

Crave Chair Elect | Senior Administrator at Orange County Public Schools

Kelsey Evans-Amalu

Crave at-large Chair | Lecturer of Education at Georgia Southwestern State University

Kathryn Farr

Crave Director at-large (Marketing) | Development Manager at Habitat for Humanity Greater Orlando

Joshua Footman

Crave Graduate Representative | Owner/Founder at Spread the Love Foundation

Terri Hartman

Crave Alumni Development Chair | Customer Service Representative at Abbott Communications Group

Kathy Hazelwood

Crave Finance Chair | Vice President, Senior Community Development Manager at Synovus

Phillip Henry

Crave Director at-large | Financial Representative at SmartWealth

Katrina Jackson

Crave Treasurer

Melissa Madsen

Crave Events Chair-elect

Marquis McKenzie

Crave at-large Chair | Business Owner at The Dirt Master LLC

Lesli Odum

Crave Director at-large | Circle Policy Director at Full Circle Florida, Inc.

Stephanie Preston-Hughes

Crave Coaching Chair | Licensed Mental Health Counselor at Orange Counseling, PLLC

Shequila Roberts

Crave Alumni Representative | Founder at Determine Now

Karen Roby

Crave Administrator

Woody Rodriguez

Crave Director at-large (Legal) | General Counsel at Central Florida Expressway Authority

Laura Toshie

Crave Secretary

Brian Vann

Crave Past Chair | Vice President, Business Development at CareMetx, LLC

Michele Van Son Neill

Crave Founder and Chair | Deacon at United Methodist Church

Jarvis Wheeler

Crave Graduate Representative to the Board of Directors | Statewide Director of Community Partnership Schools at Children’s Home Society of Florida

Joana Zuppas

Crave Events Chair | Real Estate Agent at Keller Williams Winter Park