Officers

Cliff Weiner PresidentCliff Weiner President

Cliff Wiener

Before retirement he was a member of Local 38 IBEW and retired after 41 years as an electrician. Since moving here he has been a Guardian Ad Litem, a member of the CIC for 4 years, on the ARC for 4 years (Chairman), and is now a District 4 board supervisor (vice chairman). He has also been a member of the Ohio Buckeye Club (treasurer), is a member of Forest City Masonic Lodge 388, Village Masonic Lodge 394, Bahia Shrine, Village Shrine Club (treasurer), Scottish Rite of Ocala, and the High Twelve Club of the Villages.
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Jerry Ferlisi Vice PresidentJerry Ferlisi Vice President

Jerry Ferlisi

Jerry and his wife, Maureen, acquired their "Village" home in 2005, but became full time residents in the Village of Poinciana, in May 2010, upon Jerry's retirement.  He's had a long and distinguished career in Finance. He holds a BS in Accounting from Long Island University. He was trained in Public Accounting (Pannel, Kerr Forster) and moved into Hospital Finance where he served as Controller, St John's University, South Shore Division...
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Donna Kempa TreasurerDonna Kempa Treasurer

Donna Kempa

Donna, her husband Tony, and retired guide dog, Parson, moved from the Village of Amelia to the Village of Glenbrook. They are originally from a suburb near Buffalo, NY. Donna is a cum laude graduate from the University of Buffalo, BS in Registered Accounting and Finance. She also holds an AAS degree in Computer Programming. She holds certifications in public accountancy (CPA), fraud investigation and examination (CFE) and information systems auditing (CISA). 
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Reb Benson SecretaryReb Benson Secretary

Reb Benson

Mr. Richard E. (Reb) Benson is from Virginia and lives in the Palo Alto Village.  Mr. Benson retired from Air Force Civil Service as a GS-15 in February 2018 after 11 years of negotiating and implementing international arms control treaties and agreements.  In addition, Mr. Benson is a retired Air Force Lieutenant Colonel with 23 years of distinguished service in space and missile operations, serving as crew commander, staff officer and strategic planner.  He commanded a Recruiting Squadron and served in a variety of staff assignments for Strategic Air Command and Headquarters, Air Force.
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Directors

Ken Knodel

I have been a resident of the Villages for 6 years residing in Dist 1. I resided in Summit County Ohio for approximately 51 years being employed by the County Government the last 20 years of my employment.  Starting out as a member of the Board of Review hearing property tax appeals and then spending 18 years as an Administrator in the Community and Economic Development, oversee various State and Federal Programs.  The last 3 years I transferred to the County Fiscal Office being promoted to a Director of the Services Division.
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