08-12-2014 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #10


Title
Approval of Brevard Schools Foundation Board Member Mike LaFortune

Discussion
Mike LaFortune is a product management, business development, and marketing leader passionate about strategy, values, and execution. Mike has over 15 years of experience at Ellucian, a leading provider global Higher Education technology and services. Mike LaFortune is also a proud product of Brevard Public Schools, Eastern Florida State College, and Florida Tech. He lives in Satellite Beach with his wife and son, Alexander, who attends Freedom 7 Elementary. For fun, Mike enjoys outdoor and water sports, traveling with his family, volunteering to help people and organizations reach their potential, and supporting local arts and culture. Brevard Schools Foundation Board of Directors has approved Mike LaFortune for membership and is forwarding to the School Board for final approval. A copy of his bio is attached.

Recommendation
Approve the membership of Mike LaFortune to the Brevard Schools Foundation Board of Directors.

Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 8/12/2014

Authority for Action
F.S. 1001.42

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

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Contact
Janice Kershaw, Executive Director Brevard Schools Foundation


Attachment:  Mike LaFortune Bio.pdf