Board Members & Staff

Board Officers 2021

Chairperson:
Ian Golden
Department Director
Housing & Human Services

Vice Chairperson:
Kathy Myer, RN, MSN
Retired – Director Women’s Services, Parrish Medical Center
Community Member

Treasurer:
Sharon Tolson
Retired – Brevard County Schools
Community Member

Secretary:
Melinda Hodges, RN, BSN
Manager of Women’s Services
Parrish Medical Center

Board Members

Ashley Fleeman, MSCPE
Sales Director
NetBoss Technologies, Inc.

Patricia (Pat) Fruen, MSN, RN
Director of Maternal Child Services
Rockledge Regional Medical Center

Laene Keith, MA, CCC/SLP, IBCLC
International Board Certified Lactation Consultant
Lactation Link

Dr. Kathleen Rooney-Otero
Pediatrician
Nemours Children’s Hospital

Amanda White
Child Find Content Specialist, FDLRS/East
Brevard Public Schools

Interested in becoming a Board Member?

If you are interested in membership on the Healthy Start Coalition Board of Directors, please contact Jennifer Schwalb Floyd,
Executive Director, at 321-634-6101.

Prior to serving, applicants must submit an application for membership and meet with Healthy Start Staff for an overview of the organization and board roles and responsibilities. Members are then elected upon a vote by the Board of Directors. The Board is active in fundraising and advocacy efforts to support our programs for pregnant women and infants in Brevard County.


Healthy Start Coalition Staff

  • Jennifer Schwalb Floyd, Executive Director
  • Dainelle Tarr, Contracts Manager and Community Connect Supervisor
  • Marie Sullivan, Bookkeeper
  • Lisa Haferkamp, Community Relations Manager
  • Kelly Rhoads, Community Program Specialist
  • Shelley Wilson, Community Program Specialist

Healthy Start Care Coordinators

Lifetime Counseling Center is the lead agency for Healthy Start care coordination services serving all of Brevard County.

  • Crystal Hedge, Program Manager
  • Cheryl Cervola, Admin
  • Samantha Deibert, Care Coordinator
  • Cathy Pilieci, Care Coordinator
  • Karen Revels, Care Coordinator
  • Kayla Wilson, Care Coordinator

Healthy Babies Start With Healthy Moms