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The Alzheimer’s Association, Central & North Florida Chapter serves 31 counties with education and support as well as raising funds for research.

Our mission
To eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

Our vision
A world without Alzheimer's disease.

Financial information

The Central & North Florida Chapter is a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) nonprofit, donor-supported organization. Programs and services are made possible through contributions from individuals, corporations and foundations.

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Board of directors – Central and North Florida Chapter

Kent Justice - Chair
Pam Ghezzi, CRM - Vice Chair, Secretary
Carlos Hernandez - Treasurer

Randy C. Bryan, Esq.
Sallie Dreyer
Stu Gaines
Jamie Glavich
Brandy Gregg, BS, LTALA, CDP, CMC
Robert Morgan, Esq.
Tony Pesare
Kenyatta Rivers, PhD
Adam Rutstein 

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Staff Listing


 Kay Redington     

Director of
Finance & Operations

 Jessica Feazell             

Director of
Communication & Public Policy

 Michelle Branham
Director of
Programs & Services

 Julie Shatzer

Program Coordinator -
North Florida

 Stephania Sykes-Burns

Program Coordinator -
North Central Florida

 David Huckabee

Program Coordinator -
Central Florida

 Beverly Engel               

Program Coordinator -
Central Florida
 Danny Anez
Helpline Coordinator

 Kathi Sargent              

Director of

 Cindy Godwin             

Senior Associate Director of Development

 Joan Giovanni   

Associate Director of Development -
North Florida

 Michelle Drinks

Associate Director of Development -
Central Florida
Community Specialist-
 Margaret Farris   
Social Media & Data Specialist  Katie Garro









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Alzheimer's Association

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.