Board of Directors

EOC has a 12-member tripartite board structure; one-third elected officials (or their designees); one-third low-income representatives; and one-third members of private for-profit or non-profit organizations. The Board meets eight times a year; two of these meetings are joint meetings with the Head Start Parent Policy Council, and one is a two-day Annual Training Retreat with the board, staff, and Policy Council for long and short-range planning. The Board conducts an annual self-assessment of all programs for continual improvement. The Board meets the third Monday of January, March, April, May, June, August, September,  October and November at 3:00pm. All meetings are held at the EOC offices with the exception of the June and November meetings – call for location and time.  Complete 2018 Board Meeting Schedule.  

Remarks from the Board Chair

EOC operates under the FL Sunshine Law.

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VERA MISTRETTA
CHAIR

GRANT GILLENWATER
VICE CHAIR

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JOSEPH DOUSI, JR.
TREASURER

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MARY McKINNEY
SECRETARY

ANNIE MAE BROWN

TEDDY FLOYD

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DONALD HART, SR.

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LONNIE INGRAM, JR.

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DR. VIRGINIA JACKSON

CHARLES POPE

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DR. JENNIFER PROPER

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WILLIE PEARL TRAYWICK

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 2766
Vero Beach, FL 32961

Physical Address
2455 St. Lucie Ave. (14th Ave.) Vero Beach, FL 32960

Tel 772-562-4177
Fax 772-794-7597