Screen Shot 2016-04-14 at 10.42.42 AMNaples, FL – 4/5/16 – Greater Naples Leadership (GNL) is pleased to announce the nonprofit organization’s Masters Class XXI.

“These men and women of proven achievement, many of whom are new to this area, will carry forward our mission of volunteer service to the community,” stated Ed Boyer, president, as he announced the 2016 – 2017 class.

Now in its third decade, Greater Naples Leadership continues to provide exceptional opportunities for its members to improve the community and enrich their lives through first-hand learning experiences, rewarding relationships with accomplished, like-minded individuals and unparalleled access to meaningful board and volunteer roles.

From October 2016 through March 2017, Class XXI members will participate in sessions that focus on history, culture, healthcare, education, the environment, economic development, human services, government, Immokalee and law enforcement, as well as receive exposure to volunteer opportunities.

The nine sessions include presentations, panel discussions, on-site visits and field trips that are planned by members of the previous Masters Class and overseen by the Class Leaders.

A full 75% of active Alumni Association members report contributing a minimum of 24 hours a month to their volunteer commitments after graduating from the GNL Masters Program.

Members of the Masters Class XXI are (listed in alphabetical order): Ricki Baker, Janet Belle, Suzan Bly, Beverly Cherry, Lorraine Cioffi, Sissel Cooper, Frank Corvino, Barbara Crockett, JoAnn DeFrain, Jeffrey Diermeier, James Donohue, William Dunlap, Deborah Finch, Patricia Frey, Eileen Gallagher, Margaret Grathwohl, William Hogan, James Hovey, Jill Jaffe, Mary Beth Jones, John Kane, Barry Karson, Dennis Kelly, Kimberly Koehl, John Lehmann, Linda Lerner, William Lutz, Patrick Martin, Edward Mayotte, Thomas McCarthy, Robert McLennan, Peggy Monson, Joseph Paradis, Tamela Pittaro, Nick Rutigliano, Karen Ryan, Evan Segal, James Shea, Marsha Shelton, Paula Stone, Stephen Strome, Henry White Jr., Richard Woodbridge.

Attached image features the members of Class XXI and the Class Leadership Team.

For more information on the Masters Class XXI, please contact Greater Naples Leadership at 239.300.7055.

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