2017-2018 Family Connection Council
Bios and more information about the Council Members are at the bottom of the page.
Alberto Araujo lives in Cocoa Beach, Florida. His student is a sophomore studying Industrial Engineering. His student is living off campus but lived on campus her freshman year. Her freshman year she was a Hall Council Historian and also a general body member for the Environmental Service Program and the club Who We Play For. This year, she plans to continue her involvement in the Environmental Service Program and also will hold the positions of Housing Engagement Assistant for Relay for Life at FSU and the Marketing Chair for Who We Play For.
Sheryl Bradley lives in Winter Springs, Florida. Her student is a member of FSU’s Class of 2019, majoring in Environmental Sciences and Policies, a minor in Communications, and an ultimate goal of attending law school. Cam Bradley is a member of Florida’s Association of Environmental Professionals and a recipient of Coca-Cola’s Pay It Forward Award for his volunteer efforts in providing basic necessities to the homeless. Sheryl’s son is also an active member in Greek life and was recently elected as his fraternity’s delegate to FSU’s Dance Marathon. He is very engaged in other philanthropic activities such as Relay For Life, Be The Match (bone marrow matching), and volunteering at Hope Community Center for mothers and children in crisis. Cam has lived both on campus and off, and enjoys a variety of intramural sports and outdoor activities.
Jay Doobrow lives in Weston, Florida. His student is a sophomore majoring in business with an interest in sales and entrepreneurship. He is an active member of his fraternity and participates in various community service initiatives. He was selected by his fraternity as a representative in the Dance Marathon and participates in intramural athletics.
Lisa Faina lives in Davie, Florida. Her student is in the Class of 2018, living in an apartment complex near FSU and is majoring in Risk Management. He is the treasurer for his fraternity and for the Rifle Association of FSU. He is also a member of FSU Competitive Rifle, College Republicans, and the Fishing Club.
Scott Farman lives in Jacksonville, Florida. His student is a Psychology major, with a minor in Biology and Chemistry, and will be graduating in 2019. She is living in a nearby apartment complex, and is involved in ‘Nole Med, the Wesley Foundation, and numerous other organizations.
Melissa and Rick Fenton live in Dade City, FL. Their son, Casey, is a sophomore and member of the class of 2020. He is studying Digital Media/Communications and serves as a resident assistant (RA). He is also an FSU Service Scholar.
Denise Gobin lives in Parkland, Florida. Her daughter, Alyssa, is a member of the Class of 2021, studying Pre-Sociology. Alyssa is just starting as a Freshman at FSU and plans to explore opportunities with the Center for Leadership & Social Change and FSU’s Greek Life.
Kim Greer lives in Lithia, Florida. Her son is a member of the class of 2021, studying Business Management and Finance. As a freshman, he is looking forward to Rush Week and the FSU football season.
Britton Howze lives in Forest City, Florida. Britton graduated from Florida State University in 1986 with a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design. Her son is a sophomore who is actively involved in Greek life through his Fraternity, loves Intramural Sports, attends FSU athletic events, and lives off campus.
Sabrenia Kelley-Lewis lives in Oviedo Florida and is an alumnus of the FSU College of Psychology. Her daughter is a member of the class of 2018. During her time at FSU her daughter has lived in Landis Hall and off campus housing. She is has been recognized for Dean’s list , and is an Honor Student, Honors Delegate, Honors Mentor and Legal Scholar pursuing a major in Law and Society with the intention of continuing on to the FSU College of Law. As a freshman student she successfully completed the recognition requirements to start her own organization at FSU. She is active in school organizations including East Meets West, Korean American Student Association, Student Leadership Council, Chinese Linguistic Cultural Association, FSU Pre-Law Program, and the FSU Honors Program.
Nicole Millard lives in Winter Park, FL. Her daughter, Hallie, is a member of the class of 2021, studying Nutritional Sciences. She plans to go through Sorority Recruitment, play Club Water Polo and participate in an on campus ministry.
John Pisula, MBA CPCU, lives in Davie, FL and is the father of Sarah, Class of 2019. Sarah is a member of a sorority and enjoys the many volunteer opportunities they offer. She traveled to Peru last year with MedLife. She is in the Exercise Science program and part of USSTRIDE with the College of Medicine.
Susan and Roy Rodriguez live in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Their daughter is a freshman studying Entrepreneurship. She plans to join a sorority and is a member of Student Alumni Association.
Kim Staley lives in Ormond Beach, Florida. Her student is in her junior year at FSU (Class of 2018) and lives off campus. She is majoring in Biology and plans to continue education in a medical field after graduating from FSU, and is an officer in the FSU Optometry club. She recently spent 3 months this summer in Bolivia through the FSU Global Scholars Program.
Mark Toth lives in Plant City, Florida. His twins are sophomores and will graduate with the Class of 2019. One of his students is majoring in Psychology. She is a member of Phi Sigma Theta National Honor Society, Pride Student Union, and plans to join PSI CHI International Honor Society in Psychology. The other student is majoring in Marketing. She is a member of Phi Sigma Theta National Honor Society, Korean American Student Association, International Marketing Association, and Pride Student Union. During their freshman year they both resided in Reynolds Hall. They currently live in an apartment within walking distance of campus.
Camille Wagner lives in Jacksonville, Florida. Her daughter is a member of the class of 2021, and is an Exploratory Major with an interest in studying Elementary Education. She began her FSU experience in Summer C 2017. During her time at FSU, she has been involved with the FSU Majorettes, competing in the National Baton Twirling Championships. She looks forward to football season and twirling in the field at Doak Campbell Stadium and being part of the Marching Chiefs.
Rae White lives in Davie, Florida. Her student is in the Class of 2018 and is majoring in Environmental Engineering. He is an Ambassador for FSU and works as a campus tour guide. He is also an active member of a fraternity and chairs many of the philanthropic functions. Her oldest daughter earned an FSU degree in Communications and Business Marketing and a law degree at Boston University. Her middle daughter is attending graduate school in Portland, Oregon and is an architect specializing in sustainable building.
Mike Woelfle lives in Port Orange, Florida. His daughter is a member of the class of 2021, studying Psychology. During her time at FSU, she hopes to become a member of the Marching Chiefs and to participate in a variety of community service initiatives.
Jeffrey Zipp lives in Wellington, Florida. His student is in the Class of 2018, living off campus, majoring in biology and is a member of a fraternity that participated in Dance Marathon.