Boys & Girls Clubs of Lee County Elects New Officers to Board of Directors
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Lee County, a nonprofit providing afterschool and summer enrichment programs to children ages 6-18, has announced the election of four new leadership positions to the Fiscal Year 2015-2016 Board of Directors. The board took office as of October 1, 2015.
Lenny Katz, Assistant Vice President at Morgan Stanley, was elected to serve as the President of the Board, succeeding Gregory Brock, Field Sales Leader at Allstate. In addition, the following have been elected to serve:
- Rodney Ford, Distribution Center Manager, at Coca-Cola Beverages Florida, Vice President
- Maura Granger, 17 year veteran of IBM, Secretary
- Richard Fain, Senior Vice President of Commercial banking at Encore Bank, Treasurer
“I am extremely pleased with the variety of talent and the strength of dedication from our new board,” CEO Shannon Lane said. “It is a skilled and attentive group, perfect as we begin to implement our new LoveLeeKids.org initiative and set a strategic plan for growing our Clubs as well as our voice in Lee County.”
Lenny Katz is a Portfolio Management Associate and holds the title of Assistant Vice President. He has been in the financial services industry since 1985 holding positions as Branch Manager for Nationsbank and City Manager for SunTrust. He has maintained his Series 7, 63 and 65 securities licenses, along with his Florida Life and Variable Licenses since 1998. Lenny is a graduate of the University of Central Florida with a degree in Finance. He is very involved in community and church activities. He and his wife, Angela, are native Floridians and have 3 children.