About Us

Board & Staff

Board of directors 2016/2017


  • Scott Pieper - Chair 
  • David Kennedy - Vice Chair
  • Sonja Garcia - Secretary
  • PJ Gardner - Treasurer


  • Bob Buesing
  • Mario Hernandez
  • Cathy Valdes

our commitment to leadership

The Conn Memorial Foundation seeks to build its board by recruiting private individuals who represent the community and focus areas of the Foundation with a commitment to diversity and skills that will best serve our mission.


  • Sheff Crowder, President/CEO - Direct line:  813-554-1208  sheff@connfoundation.org
  • Beth Doyle, Grant Director - 813-554-1210  beth@connfoundation.org