Executive Committee

Jack McGuire, President (Pictured First)
Rich Sloane, Vice President (Pictured Second)
Mike Agor, Treasurer
Beth Barnes, Secretary

Board of Directors

Arnold Bierman
Mo Cortese
Peter Bodnarik
Richard Kushner
Marcy Kysilka
Judy Luckett
Timothy Matthews

Bill Myers
Zalpha Hashem
Todd Bowers
Ann Barretta
Diane Wink
Philemina Jones
Bob Shannon

Ex-Officio Board Members

Wayne Bowen, UCF Liaison/UCF Academic Sponsor
Dr. Richard Tucker, Board Member Emeritus


Executive Committee: Jack McGuire, President


  • By Laws/Policy:  Judy Luckett
  • Nominating (TBD)

Curriculum Committee:  Rich Sloane


  • Field Trippin’ with LIFE: Gail Agor

UCF Partnership Committee: Beth Barnes


  • Gerontology Research Awards: Bill Myers
  • Appreciation Awards: Beth Barnes
  • LIFE at UCF Disability, Aging & Technology Undergraduate Scholarship: Rich Sloane
  • Diversity and Inclusion/Diversity Week: Philemina Jones
  • Safety: Leslie Collin
  • Toys for Tots: Kim Bowers
  • Knights Pantry: Deb Barton
  • Research Review: Dick Tucker

Public Relations Committee: Pete Bodnarik


  • Newsletter: Gail Agor

Membership Committee: Zalpha Hashem

Finance Committee: Todd Bowers

To contact any LIFE volunteer listed on this page, please email:
life@ucf.edu or leave a message at 407-823-5433


LIFE Executive Director – Leslie Collin, email:  Leslie.Collin@ucf.edu

Student Administrative Assistants:

  • Sallyrose Savage
  • Abby Ayres

Past Presidents

Todd Bowers

Julian Meitin
Vonnie Bradbury
Judith Thames
Martin Wiener (deceased)
Phillips Easterling
Charles Fritz
Douglas Garner
RADM. Ray Jones
Ed Haddad

Dr. John Pellosie (deceased)
Rosemary Desamper (deceased)
Hy Meltz (deceased)
Ed Callan (deceased)
Al Dallago (deceased)
Richard O’Sullivan (deceased)
Roy Connally (deceased)