Board of Directors

For each Kiwanis fiscal year (October 1-September 30), a Board of Directors is elected to oversee the administration of the Foundation. The board's responsibilities include:

  • Implementation of the mission, vision and values
  • Development and implementation of a strategic plan
  • Financial oversight and governance
  • Directing the Foundation's financial growth
  • Directing the distribution of funds to impact the needs of Bradenton area

L-R Lake Erie College of Medicine (Lecom) medical student Zane Scott, Kiwanis Foundation President, Dr. Steven Tinsworth and Lecom medical student David Ragbeer volunteering medical and dental support to homeless students through Christmas in August program.


  • Chairman - Steven Tinsworth, DMD
  • Vice Chair - Mark Nelson, Esq.
  • Treasurer - Jack Hawkins, Esq.
  • Secretary - Hon. Betsy Benac


  • Sharon Barhorst
  • Jason Bartz
  • Greg Bustle
  • Hon. Larry Bustle
  • Thomas A. Moseley, Esq.
  • Jerry L. Neff


  • Heather Doyle, Club President
  • Brett Pollock, Club President Elect


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