Press Release for Monday, July 21, 2003

Nine New Members Named to UNF Foundation Board

The University of North Florida Foundation Board recently added nine new members.


The new members are:

Edward E. Burr . president and CEO of LandMar, Jacksonville.

Mary Lou Fiala . president and chief operating officer of Regency Centers Corporation, Jacksonville.

Paul R. Goodwin . trustee for the National Railroad Retirement Investment Trust, Washington, D.C., director of Manhattan Associates Inc., Atlanta, and director of  Horizon Lines LLC., Charlotte.

Melanie Jennings Husk . president and executive creative director of Husk Jennings, Jacksonville.


Susan Remmer Ryzewic . president and CEO of EHR Investments Inc., Ponte Vedra Beach.


Patricia “Patsy” P. Shields . philanthropist and community activist.

Charlie Tomm . president and chief operating officer of Coggin Automotive Group, Jacksonville.

Chris A. Verlander . senior vice president of corporate development for Associated Industries of Florida, Tallahassee.

Dr. Floyd Willis . family practice physician for the Mayo Clinic and vice president of the Duval County Medical Society.

The Foundation Board provides counsel and financial support for the University. The nonprofit, tax-exempt board also works to strengthen UNF’s community ties and to increase private contributions to the University. Board members serve three-year terms.