|January 13, 2017||11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.||Agenda||FAIRWINDS Alumni Center|
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Robert A. Garvy Chair
Robert A. Garvy, founder and chairman emeritus of INTECH, joined the company in January 1991, and in partnership with Dr. E. Robert Fernholz, has helped build the firm from a single product provider into a solutions-based global investment manager with over $50 billion in assets under management in 2014. Mr. Garvy’s broad exposure to plan design, asset allocation, manager selection and performance analysis provided a unique background and perspective that led to the growth and development of INTECH among institutional investors around the world.
Mr. Garvy earned his M.B.A. at Georgia State University in 1976 with special emphasis on investment theory. After graduation, Mr. Garvy joined Blackburn & Company in Atlanta, GA where he was a vice president of their pension consulting division. He later joined Wilshire Associate, a well-known and highly regarded national investment consulting firm. At Wilshire for 12 years, he was a senior vice president and general partner and co-founded their pension consulting division. In that role, he assisted in the growth and development of the division into one of national prominence.
Mr. Garvy has more than 40 years of investment experience. He is a well-known speaker at investment conferences and seminars and he has been invited to present INTECH’s research at universities and consultant gatherings throughout the world. Mr. Garvy sits on the Board of Directors of the Institute for Quantitative Research in Finance (The Q-Group).
Mr. Garvy was appointed to the University of Central Florida Board of Trustees in June 2011 and is Chairman of the Educational Programs Committee. UCF is the second largest university in the U.S. with over 60,000 students. He also serves on the business school advisory council at the University of Notre Dame.
Mr. Garvy has been active in community affairs. He has served as a member of the Palm Beach County Investment Board and is currently a trustee of the Palm Beach Retirement Board. He is a past Chairman of Rosarian Academy and has been active with Cardinal Newman High School. He is a member of the Society of the Four Arts and served on the board of the Sailfish Club.
Mr. Garvy was appointed to the University of Central Florida Board of Trustees in June 2011.
Beverly J. Seay Vice Chair
Beverly Seay has been a prominent business executive in the Central Florida Modeling and Simulation community for 25 years. She led the innovation of key pioneering approaches in systems engineering, modeling and simulation, and the delivery of complex, composable software and hardware systems. She has global experience in markets that include emergency/disaster management, critical infrastructure, C4ISR, healthcare, and defense.
Mrs. Seay’s current University Board memberships include the Board of Trustees at the University of Central Florida, Chair of the University of Central Florida’s Engineering and Computer Science Dean’s Advisory Board, the Georgia Tech College of Computing Advisory Board, the Georgia Tech Capital Campaign Steering Committee, and the University of Nebraska’s Peter Kiewit Institute Advisory Board. Mrs. Seay’s appointments also include the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Modeling and Simulation Advisory Council, the Florida for Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) Executive Advisory Group, and the National Center for Collaboration in Medical Modeling Simulation (NCCMMS). She is also a member of the Florida High Tech Corridor Council.
Mrs. Seay holds a Master of Science degree in Computers, Information and Control Engineering and a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from the University of Michigan.
Marcos R. Marchena Ex Officio
MARCOS R. MARCHENA is the senior partner of Marchena and Graham, P.A. an Orlando business and government law firm, and serves as general counsel to the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority. Currently Marcos serves on the Board of Trustees and also as an officer on the UCF Foundation Board. Marcos has served as Chairman of the Florida Transportation Commission, which provided oversight to the Florida Department of Transportation. He has also been Chairman of the Federal Middle District Court Nominating Committee, Chairman of the Valencia Community College Board of Trustees, the Orange County Planning and Zoning Commission and the City of Orlando Nominating Board. This year he was selected one of the 50 most powerful people in Orlando, Florida by Orlando Magazine. His prior recognitions include being selected as one of the Orlando Business Journal top 40 community leaders under 40. He has been recognized as one of the 10 top businessmen in Central Florida, and was also previously named to the Florida Legal Elite by Florida Trend Magazine. Marcos was born in Cienfuegos, Cuba. He immigrated to the U.S. in 1971 and has lived in Orlando since that year. Marcos received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Central Florida and graduated cum laude from Stetson University College of Law with a Juris Doctor degree. He has been a member of the Bar of the State of Florida since 1985 and is also a member of the United States Court of Appeal for the Eleventh Circuit and the United States District Courts for the Middle, Northern and Southern Districts of Florida. Marcos and his wife Nancy have three daughters.
The Honorable Kenneth W. Bradley
Winter Park Memorial Hospital: A Florida Hospital
200 North Lakemont Avenue
Winter Park, Florida 32792
Kenneth W. Bradley is the Senior Vice President/Administrator at Winter Park Memorial Hospital, a 318-bed Florida Hospital. Bradley has more than 30 years of central Florida healthcare experience, including Campus CEO/COO of Florida Hospital Kissimmee and COO of Florida Hospital’s Celebration Health. Bradley’s professional roots are in human resources management.
Bradley was born at Florida Hospital, as was his father Don Bradley, who served the organization for more than 50 years in numerous capacities before retiring. He was raised in Winter Park, Florida. Four generations of Bradleys have served Florida Hospital since 1922. The Bradley family, which includes Ken, his father and mother, his paternal grandparents, his wife Ruth, and his nephew Chris, collectively has over 170 years of service to the Hospital.
Bradley is a community builder and civic leader. His civic and professional service includes elected and appointed office as well as volunteer leadership. He served two terms as the elected Mayor of Winter Park, Florida. Bradley was first elected in March 2009 and re-elected on January 31, 2012, with almost 72% of the vote.
In 2016, Bradley was appointed by Florida Governor Rick Scott to serve on the University of Central Florida Board of Trustees. He also serves on the Wells Fargo Central Florida Community Bank Board. He has served on the Winter Park Library Board, and as a Board of Trustees member of the University of Central Florida Foundation and the Southwest Volusia Healthcare Corporation Board. He is a graduate of Leadership Florida, Class 25. Bradley was appointed by the State of Florida CFO to serve on the Florida Medical Malpractice Joint Underwriters Association. Previously, Bradley served as the Chairman of the Board/Winter Park Chamber of Commerce, Board Member/Heart of Florida United Way, and Chairman of the Board/Community Vision of Osceola County. He is a member of the Rotary Club of Winter Park, with 29 years of perfect attendance. Additionally, he is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.
Bradley has received numerous awards including: University of Central Florida Business College Hall of Fame (2014), Adventist Health System’s Crystal Angel (2011), Winter Park Chamber Citizen of the Year (2010), and the Orlando Business Journal’s Central Florida’s Most Influential Businessmen award (2004 and 2010).
Bradley is a 1985 graduate of the University of Central Florida with a Masters of Business Administration. In 1983, he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Southern Adventist University (formerly known as Southern College of Seventh-day Adventists) in Collegedale, Tennessee.
He is dedicated to making his hospital, his city, and the people of Winter Park the very best they can be. Ken also enjoys traveling, playing golf, collecting miniature airplanes, and spending time with his beloved family.
February 10, 2016
Keith Koons joined the UCF Department of Music in 1990. A native of Maryland, he holds degrees from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (BME), the Manhattan School of Music (MM) and the University of Southern California (DMA). His primary teachers include Thomas Silliman, Mitchell Lurie, Leon Russianoff, Robert Genovese and Donald Oehler. His teaching areas include graduate and undergraduate clarinet performance, woodwind chamber music, and woodwind techniques.
Dr. Koons is a frequent recitalist and chamber musician, often featuring new music and premiere performances. He has held the position of Principal Clarinet with the Brevard Symphony Orchestra in Melbourne, FL since 1992, and also performs with the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra. Recent world premiere performances include Passage to Petra by Michael Daugherty, Three Impressions by Ney Rosauro, and Spectrum by Howard Buss, all written for Dr. Koons.
He has performed or presented at conferences of the International Clarinet Association in Chicago, Ohio, Utah, Belgium, Portugal, Texas, California, Nebraska, Italy, and Louisiana, national and regional conferences of the College Music Society, the National Association of College Wind and Percussion Instructors, the National Flute Association, the International Double Reed Society, the American Musical Instrument Society, the North American Saxophone Alliance, the European Clarinet Association and the Oklahoma Clarinet Symposium.
He has held several leadership positions with the Southern Chapter of the College Music Society, and served as President from 2003-2005. He is a longtime member of Toastmasters International, and has achieved the recognition of Distinguished Toastmaster, the organization’s highest award.
Dr. Koons formerly taught in the public schools of Maryland and at Arkansas Tech University. After previously serving as Interim Chair of the UCF Department of Music, he is currently Professor of Music, Graduate Coordinator and Associate Director of the School of Performing Arts. He has developed and sponsored the annual UCF Clarinet Day, featuring guest artists from the United States and abroad.
Dr. Koons served from 2008-2014 as President-elect, President, and Past President of the International Clarinet Association, the world’s largest clarinet organization with more than 3500 members in 80 countries. He was the founding Chair for 13 years of the ICA Research Presentation Committee, and also served the Association as Research Coordinator and Library Liaison. In the future, he will serve as Artistic Director of the 2017 ICA ClarinetFest® in Orlando.