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Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors values the opinions of our parents, and welcomes feedback. If you have a complaint, or would like an item added to our Governing Board Agenda, please contact our Acting Board Chairman, Mark Smith at [email protected].


JoAnn Torres, VMA Parent Committee Board Representative


David Kuhn, Head of Production, The Nantucket Project


Mark Smith, Director of Marketing, The Ringling

Advisory Board

Lynette Edwards

Asst. Superintendent, Manatee County School District (Retired)


David Grain

Chairman, Grain Management


Wilson Jones

Chief Operating Officer, BoardSource (Retired)


Kelly Kirschner

Former Mayor of Sarasota – Dean, Special Programs, Eckerd College


Brett Timmons

Head Football Coach, Southeast High School

Board Meeting Schedule and Location

All Visible Men Academy Board Meetings are held from 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm.

VMA Board of Directors meetings will be held on the first Wednesday of each meeting month, unless otherwise noted.
Meeting times are 4:00-6:00p at 401 Burns Court, Sarasota Florida 34236


August 7 (Annual Meeting)
November 6


February 5
March 4 (Budget Approval Meeting)
May 6

Visible Men Academy Budget