AMERICAN CIVILITY LEADERSHIP – The core leadership team (key board members) of the American Civility Association is as follows:
Amy Barnett, President – Mrs. Barnett has a varied background in television production and nonprofit development including communications, fundraising, public speaking and education. She is a well-known community leader and organizer.
Bill Barnett, Vice President – Mr. Barnett is a successful business owner in the Jacksonville area with 47 years of experience in retail management and for profit ventures.
Amelia Day, Secretary – Mrs. Day has a Bachelor degree in Education. She serves as one the an elite group of Train the Trainer presenters for the ACA Kindness Literacy school programs. Amelia and her family are a loving respite family for foster children waiting their permanent homes.
Barry Henry, Treasurer – Mr. Henry has an extensive background in the banking industry where he has served in a number of leadership positions including chief financial officer, comptroller and consultant.
Jody Brandenburg, Board Member – Mr. Brandenburg is President of Hardage-Giddens Funeral Homes and Cemeteries and is a nationally-recognized leader in the funeral, cremation and cemetery industry. He currently serves as Chairman of the Florida Board of Funeral, Cemetery and Consumer Services having been appointed by Governor Rick Scott.
Cynthia Williams, Board Member – Mrs. Williams is a long-time educator and recognized leader, having served as a principle in middle and high schools in the St. Johns County School District.
Cindy M. Smith, Board Member – Mrs. Smith is a television executive and has won numerous national awards for creative programming, image and network development. She is a well-known leader in the television industry.