FSAE Board of Director Candidates

The FSAE Board of Directors currently has three (3) At-Large positions to be filled by election of the FSAE Executive Membership, and one (1) Associate At-Large position to be filled by election of the FSAE Associate Membership.

Candidates for both seats are listed below in alphabetical order. All candidates were asked a series of questions regarding their qualifications and vision for FSAE. These responses are included on subsequent pages for the two elections. Please login to review the candidate information. The link to vote is at the bottom of the information page.

Voting Ends Thursday, May 18 at Midnight.

At-Large Candidates


Barney Bishop, III
President & CEO
Florida Smart Justice Alliance


Jaime Caldwell, ACHE
South Florida Hospital & Healthcare Assn


Gail Siminovsky, CAE
Executive Director
Academy of Laser Dentistry


Donna Son, IOM
Chief Operating Officer
Florida Institute of CPAs


Crissy Tallman, CMP, CAE
Director of Conventions & Continuing Education
Florida Dental Assn


Ryan Tucholski, CAE
West Volusia Assn of REALTORS



Michele White, CAE
Florida Assn of School Administrators




Associate At-Large Candidates


Steve Crist
Associate VP Meeting & Convention Sales
Discover the Palm Beaches


Tania Lynn
Sales Manager
Sheraton Bay Point Resort

Mary Malone, CMP
Sales Manager
Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay


Chip Minick
Senior Account Executive
Marriott International