Joseph D. Pepe

By Gaither Stephens

Joseph Pepe serves as the Administrator at the Florida Department of Health in Charlotte County. Prior to his current role, Dr. Pepe served as an emergency planner for the agency developing responses to public health emergencies. Before joining the Florida Department of Health, Dr. Pepe was the Executive Vice President of Administration at Hodges University…

Angie Matthiessen

By Gaither Stephens

Angie Matthiessen joined United Way of Charlotte County(UWCC)in 2014.Matthiessen obtained her Mastersof Social Work from the University of Georgia in 1994, and her Bachelor’s in Psychology from Georgia State University in 1990.Prior to joining UWCC, sheworked at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta for over 15 years, leading the Immunize Georgia program, as well as several statewide…

Myra Fiory

By Gaither Stephens

Myra Fiory is a Supportive Housing Specialist for Central Florida Behavioral Health Network, Inc.

Cara Reynolds

By Gaither Stephens

Having three young children in our schools gives me insight into the educational struggles that students and their families face. I want all children in our district to learn in environments that are supportive and challenging, allowing them to find their gifts and talents. I am invested in the public schools in our county and…