CHEC Team

Staff

Diane Peterson

Admin & Financial Assistant
Alligator Creek
diane@checflorida.org

Daphne Kline

Environmental Educator
Alligator Creek
daphne@checflorida.org

Michael L. Bednar

Chief Executive Officer
michael@checflorida.org

Ashley Cook

Program & Volunteer Coordinator
Alligator Creek
ashley@checflorida.org

Tome Shaaltiel

Education Coordinator
Cedar Point 
tome@checflorida.org

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Our Founding Members

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Our Board of Directors

 Executive

  • Board President: Michael Haymans

  • Vice President: Frank Allen May

  • Treasurer: John Miller

  • Secretary: Dave Abderhalden

  • John Aspiolea

  • David Evans

  • Tony Dunbar

  • Joseph Tiseo (Charlotte County Commissioner Representative)

  • Tom Parker

  • Judi Beaumont

  • Melissa Lockhart (City of Punta Gorda Representative)

  • Cara Reynolds (Charlotte County School Board Representative)

  • Kerry Bowers (Peace River Audubon Society Representative)

Our Sponsors & Donors

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