Education

GARRY JONES

PRESIDENT, FULL SAIL UNIVERSITY,
WINTER PARK

Full Sail University specializes in entertainment, media production, arts and emerging technology and employs 2,060. The university was named among the “Top Graduate & Undergraduate Schools to Study Game Design” by the Princeton Review and a “School/College of the Year” by the Florida Association of Postsecondary Schools and Colleges.

EDUCATION Bluefield College (AA), Virginia
Polytechnic Institute & State University (BS)
ALTERNATE CAREER? Working for an environmental organization such as the Nature Conservancy
FAVORITE VACATION Lake Como, Italy, and Healdsburg, Calif.
SOMETHING SURPRISING I enjoy old, classic American cars. My affinity for them began when my mother gifted me my late father’s 1983 Ford Ranger pickup truck. I went through a two-year restoration process to make it showroom new again, which piqued my interest in that whole process.

Randy Avent

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Alberto Carvalho

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GRANT H. CORNWELL

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Marshall Criser III

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STEVEN CURRALL

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Julio Frenk

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Kent Fuchs

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BRENT GOLDMAN

XCEED PREPARATORY ACADEMY

Jonathan Hage

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George Hanbury

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FEDRICK INGRAM

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Garry Jones

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John Kelly

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Anne Kerr

Florida Southern College

John Kirtley

Step Up for Students

Greg Marino

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Andres Moreno

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Ava Parker

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Mark Rosenberg

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MARTHA D. SAUNDERS

UNIVERSITY OF WEST FLORIDA

Thad Seymour Jr.

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Sandy Shugart

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Larry Thompson

Ringling College of Art and Design

John Thrasher

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Ronald Vaughn

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