The Jason Ackerman Foundation is proud to announce the 2014 election of our new board officers to take our organization into the future!

Congratulations to…. President – Chuck Fest ~ (pictured with the Ackerman Family) a successful business owner and long time friend of the Ackerman family. He oversees the marketing of the foundation, donates his company’s services [American Marketing & Mailing] and the foundation’s office home, free of charge. Mr. Fest is a very active community leader supporting various other charities as well and is excited to lead the organization into continued success and future growth, very simply to benefit “our kids”.

Vice President – Elliot Mason ~ is a successful business owner [Allcom, Inc.] and longtime family friend of the Ackerman’s. Mr. Mason donates his time and services, overseeing and implementing phone systems and connectivity for our organization.
Secretary – Aaron Maguregui Esq.~ is an attorney and childhood friend of Jason Ackerman. Mr. Maguregui donates his time, overseeing, planning and implementing the legalities for the organization [chances to win, agreements, contracts, etc.]. Mr. Maguregui participates in decisions concerning all legal aspects of the foundation.
Treasurer –  Greg Zolkos ~ is a successful business owner [ATLAS Professional Services] and friend of the Ackerman family. He oversees the foundation website, email and all internet activities, donates his company’s staff & services free of charge and manages the finances of the organization.
Chairman of the Board –  Ron Ackerman ~ (pictured) is a successful business owner [Ackerman Jewelers]and father of Jason Ackerman and co-founder of the Jason Ackerman Foundation. Mr. Ackerman oversees the monthly board meetings and represents the foundation within the community.

Executive Board of Directors Cont.
Tina Ackerman ~ co-owner Ackerman Jewelers, co-founder of the Jason Ackerman Foundation
Corp. Tony Mannarino ~ HCSO
Dr. John McDonough
Board of Directors
Bob Murray ~ GM Mercedes-Benz of Tampa
Bill Rizzetta – Rizzetta & Company
Shelton Quarles ~ Tampa Bay Buccaneers
K-9 Unit- Steve Ferreira ~ HCSO
Major Chad Chronister ~ HCSO
Toby Hall ~ Former MLB & AMMS

The JAF is fortunate to have a very supportive and active board of directors working hand in hand with Executive Director, Shannon Hannon-Oliviero to ensure the success of our mission, focusing on improving the lives of youth who have faced and survived tragic circumstances through educational support and entertaining experiences.

We work very hard, as a family for OUR kids!