As President and CEO of Senior Resource Association since 2006, Karen is responsible for a $7 million operational annual budget and managing 100+ employees. She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Administration from Florida Atlantic University and a Master’s Degree in Health Administration from the University of Florida. Karen is recognized as a leader in the industry and her community, including being awarded Outstanding Public Transportation System Achievement Award from the Florida Public Transportation Association, Indian River County Civic Professional Woman of the Year, Florida Transportation Commission Urban Community Transportation Coordinator of the Year, and IRC Chamber of Commerce Director of the Year.
A long-time resident of Vero Beach, Karen has vast knowledge of the needs of our community’s population, including over 25 years of experience managing nonprofit, private, and public businesses. She is a proven leader who is dedicated to community involvement and developing on-going relationships with public and government constituencies.
In addition to her leadership responsibilities at Senior Resource Association Ms. Deigl is also an elected Indian River County Hospital Trustee, ensuring fiscally sound and responsible resolutions are made in order to provide healthcare and better quality of life for all Indian River County residents.
VICE PRESIDENT OF FINANCE, CFO
As Vice President of Finance since 2006, Jennifer is responsible for budgeting, forecasting and strategic planning as well as supervision of the fiscal department. She manages over 20 grants, including budget and grant compliance reports and develops the annual operating budget in excess of $7 million. Jennifer earned her MBA and Bachelor of Science degrees from Palm Beach Atlantic University.
VICE PRESIDENT, DIRECTOR OF HUMAN RESOURCES
Cheryl is an accomplished Human Resources professional with over 20 years experience in retail, public and private sectors. As Chief Personnel Officer for Senior Resource Association, she is responsible for providing support with compliance audits, job analysis, training and development, performance and benefits management, and employee relations. She has a deep commitment to establishing positive employer-employee relations. Cheryl holds a Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communication and is a member of the Society for Human Resources Management.
TRANSPORTATION MOBILITY MANAGEMENT DIRECTOR
A proud Texas native and graduate of Abilene Christian University, Chris holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Non-profit Communication and a Masters degree in Non-Profit Business Communication. He joined Senior Resource Association in 2012 and was promoted to Transportation Mobility Management Director in 2015. Since then, SRA has won CTC of the Year for Community Coach in 2016 and 2018, the Florida Public Transportation Association System of the Year for GoLine in 2017, and the Community Transportation Association’s Urban System of the Year in 2018.
DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS
As Director of Programs, Shawna manages two to Adult Enrichment & Respite programs, Meals on Wheels, Case Managed Services and Information Referral, all of which help sustain Senior Resource Association’s mission to provide activities, nutrition, education and services to older and disabled adults. Her previous experience in the tech community helped hone her skills for managing an ever-changing aging population. Shawna is originally from Colorado and holds a Masters of Science in Business Leadership and Strategy.
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR
Vero Beach native, Emily Wilcox, joined the Senior Resource Association team in 2018. She earned a B.A. in Liberal Studies from California State University and a M.S. in Sports Management from Illinois State University. As a former Group Mentoring Specialist for Youth Guidance Mentoring Academy and Marketing Assistant for Dodgertown, Emily helps forge new business liaisons and opportunities within the local community.
DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT
A Chicago native and proud Florida State graduate, Dave brings a wealth of donor development experience to Senior Resource Association. His prior experience in non-profit development includes Florida State University Foundation, Prevent Child Abuse America, and SOS Children’s Villages Illinois. Dave earned a Bachelor of Science in political science and communications from Florida State University and his Master of Professional Studies in political management from George Washington University. In addition to his development experience, he was an elected City Clerk for Oak Forest, IL. Dave oversees all activities related to philanthropic giving for operating, capital and endowment funds, including forging donor relationships and cultivating major gifts. He provides leadership, management and coordination for all fundraising and outreach efforts for SRA.
ACCOUNTING MANAGER (FINANCE)
Jennifer Herbert firstname.lastname@example.org
ADULT ENRICHMENT & RESPITE ADMINISTRATOR
Annie Mae Stokes email@example.com
COMPLIANCE CASE MANAGER (CASE MANAGEMENT)
Natalie Kutina firstname.lastname@example.org
NUTRITION MANAGER (MEALS ON WHEELS)
Virginia Skov email@example.com