White Washed Wood

Board Members

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Gwen Gloeckner

Board Chair

Super energizer and hands on supporter. Financial advisor and mother of the fabulous Lindsey. Gwen founded Gloeckner Financial Group is 1992 in Columbus Ohio....


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Susan Peters

CEO and Founder

Susan is an experienced Florida educator with a Bachelors degree in Primary Education and a Masters degree in Special Education...

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Allan Cheiken

External Affairs

Successful business man. Loving grandfather of several grandchildren including 2 grandchildren with Autism...

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Adam Miller

Board Member

Adam is a former teacher, and movie theater manager, who currently works as an Inside Sales Rep for Mastery Education. He first met Susan when they were both working at Kernan Middle School. He left the teaching profession in 2017 and moved to Gainseville. But after moving back to Jacksonville Beach in 2020 he ran into Susan in the Publix parking lot and learned about what she was doing with PossAbilities Plus. since then Adam has been volunteering as a mentor, Jr. Board President, and helping with anything else he can . When he's not volunteering he enjoys watching movies, hosting backyard parties, and spending time with his wife (Katie) and two kids (Summer and Sammy).

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Eileen Howard

External Affairs

Collector of those who need her help. Retired from too many jobs to list, but are a collection of teaching, support, and social work. Loves to craft and garden...

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Kathy Poe

Governance Committee

Grant writer. Grandmother of Evan the Great. Exceptional Educator. Too many talents to list but include: 5K running, crafting, traveling, and many more.

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Tessa Adolphson

Board Member at Large

Tessa was born and raised here in Jacksonville. She has a Bachelor of Arts from UNF and a Master’s in Education from UoG...

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Stephanie Haynes

External Affairs

Stephanie Haynes has lived in Jacksonville Beach with her husband Walter since 2000. She has an adult son Chris and a daughter Samantha and has 4 grandchildren between them...

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Linda Forde

Treasurer