Board of Directors


Felix Mehler

Board ChairAttorney, Cohen & Grigsby, P.C.

Martin Nestares

Vice Board Chair,  Attorney, ABN Law, PLLC

Howard Isaacson

TreasurerPresident, Howard Isaacson, Inc.

Nancy Gibbs

Secretary, Attorney, Skrivan & Gibbs

Melissa Blazier

Past Board Chair, Chief Deputy Supervisor of Elections

Carla Bogart

Manager, Community College Market, NewsBank, Inc.

Seymour Burchman

Partner, Semler Brossy Consulting Group

Robin Clark

Healthcare Consultant

Jeff Jerome

Director of Marketing & Sales, Shula’s Steak House Naples

Jerome L. Johnson (Jerry)

4 Star Admiral, U.S. Naval Aviator (ret.)

Tamara Nicola

 County Court Judge, Twentieth Judicial Circuit

Advisory Board


Amanda Beights, VP, Leadership Collier Foundation

Alex Breault, Director of Work Based LearningGreater Naples Chamber of Commerce

Dennis Frodsham, retired CFO, Judson College

Mikael Grondahl, Financial Consultant, The Nordic Group

Cori Higgins, Senior Account Executive, Florida Weekly

John Huttner, President,

Jeff Jerome, Director of Marketing & Sales, Shula’s Steak House Naples

Indira Maharaj, VP, Branch Manager, IberiaBank

Adele Maria-Cui, retired professional

Dr. Elizabeth McBride, Director of Early Learning, CCPS

Marsha McDonald, Financial Advisor

Felix Mehler, Board Chair, Attorney, Cohen & Grigsby, P.C.

William MyersPorter, Wright, Morris & Arthur, LLP

Patrick Neale, Owner at Patrick Neale & Associates, Attorneys

Martin Nestares, Vice Board Chair,  Attorney, ABN Law, PLLC

Martha Sampsell, Retired University Professor

Dennis Slabaugh, Owner, Concierge Insurance Partners

Jeanne Sweeney, CEO, Above Board Chamber of FL, LLC

To contact any member of the Board of Directors or Advisory Board, please contact:

Child’s Path, Inc.
Main Office:  2335 Tamiami Trail North, #504 Naples, FL 34103
Phone:  239.643.3908
Fax: 239.643.4906

or send email to: (include the name of board member in the subject line)

Administrative Office

Michele Goguen

Director of Finance

Heather Singleton

Director of Education

Brandie Dixon

Director of Major Gifts

JoAnn Lawrence

Director of Marketing and Communications

Kimberly Komorny

Director of Fundraising and Events

Denise Armstrong 

Office Manager

Early Learning Programs

Golden Gate Center

Jodi Garrett,
Center Director

3144 Santa Barbara Blvd,
Naples, FL 34116
Phone: 239.353.4144

Serving ages 1-5 years old

Moorings Center

Jamie Eskridge,
Center Director

777 Mooring Line Drive,
Naples, FL 34102
Phone 239.980.9021

Serving ages 1-5 years old

Golden Gate High School Center

Ivette Aponte-Torres,
Center Director

Golden Gate High School,
2925 Titan Way,
Naples, FL 34116
Phone: 239.377.1750  

Serving children birth to 5,
must be a CCPS employee or student