Meet The Board​

Florida Cooperative Empowered Economic Development corp
Working in the construction sector most of her career I she started and operated contracting firms in four states and now holds multiple state licenses in Florida. While still running occasional day to day operations at e-construction group, She devotes all of her free time building the platform for cooperative economic development, a passion that is shared by the broader community in St. Petersburg.
Judith Turner 
Executive Director 
Florida Ceed 

Jonathan F. Rodriguez recently moved from Puerto Rico to Florida. He studied Business Administration with a concentration in Marketingy . As a Cooperative Business Developer for the “Liga de Cooperativas de Puerto Rico”, he helped developed several successful co-ops in various economic sectors including: Agriculture, Food, Health, and Manufacturing among others. Passionate about healthy finances he became Certified Personal Finance Counselor which me helped develop hundreds of co-ops inside schools and contributing to their success    
I now works with Florida Cooperative Empowered Economic Development

Jonathan Rodrugiz 
Managing Directtor of Floida Ceed
Dr. Amy Sauers: I am an Associate Professor of Marketing in the College of Business at St. Petersburg College. I specializes in relationship marketing and market research/data science and advocates for a greater role for cooperatives in business. I am honored to be joining the Board of Florida CEED

Sheena Qualies : As CEO of Kidzonomics® LLC, I utilize my seasoned professional knowledge and myriad of skills to cultivate the financial literacy in today’s youth for tomorrow’s economy.  I  diligently work on a series of financial literacy e-books for youth, instiling financial literacy and principles 
Sheena Qualies 
Kidzonomics LLC
Leigh K. Davis comes to the board of FL CEED with an interest in creating housing co-operatives in Pinellas County. She has over 20 years experience in communications and community relations for non-profit arts, higher education, city government and cable television.  Her consulting work has focused on art advocacy in the areas of special events, public affairs and talent relations.   Ms. Davis has a BA in Theatre from Emory University.  One of her favorite possessions as a child was a coin pressed with the words " LEIGH IS COOPERATIVE"
Leigh Davis 
Housing Co-op Orgainzer 

​​Rohland Bryant 
Achieva Credit Union