About Us

Board & Staff

Board of directors 2017/2018


  • Scott Pieper - Chair 
  • Cathy Valdes - Vice Chair
  • Sonja Garcia - Secretary
  • Ken Collier - Treasurer


  • Bob Buesing
  • David Kennedy
  • Ed Narain

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