Board of Directors


Curry Ford West is 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that operates based on the involvement of a completely volunteer board. Their efforts are supported by their one full-time paid staff member, the Executive Director. Generally, Board Presidents serve one year terms and new Executive Boards are voted in alongside them. 

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If you'd like to get involved or learn more about serving on the Board, contact us to identify where your skills and passions are leading you. 

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Stephanie Ziglar
Executive Director

Local Resident & Non-Profit Advocate for the last 15 years

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Non-Voting Board Members

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Jacob Ballard
City Liaison to the Board

October 2023 – September 2024

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Yuri Almonte
22 - 23 Board President

Neighborhood Resident, Manager, Talent Development at Universal Orlando Resort, and Owner, Real Estate by Yuri

Ryan Walker
22 - 23 Vice President

Neighborhood Resident, Lead Pastor & Elder at Crosspointe Downtown

23-24 Board Secretary

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Andrew Sesler
23-24 Board Interim Treasurer

Neighborhood Resident and Operations Manager at Liberty Mutual

Andres Santacruz
Promotions Committee Chair

Neighborhood Resident and Real Estate Agent at Keller Williams at the Parks

Lindsay Kennedy
Design Committee Chair

Neighborhood Resident and Director of Process & Strategy at American Interiors

Claudia Ray
Economic Vitality Committee Chair

Senior Planner and Urban Designer at GAI Consultants

Christina Stuehrenberg
Organization Committee Chair

Neighborhood Resident and Individual Giving Manager at 90.7 WMFE | 89.5 WMFV

Susan Kelly
Board Member at Large

Neighborhood Champion & Owner, The Vintage Chair

Chris Thalasinos
Board Member at Large

Neighborhood Resident & Owner, RCT Services

Emma Thalasinos
Board Member at Large

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We’d love to welcome motivated individuals to our Board of Directors and look forward to growing this district because of generous volunteers like you. There’s a lot that goes unsaid, but we always want to start with, “Thank you.”

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