Board of Directors

Abi Merkle
AM Design & Services
Owner/Graphic Artist
With over 20 years in corporate retail advertising experience.

• Designing products like logos, brochures, business & rack cards, packaging, catalogs, manuals, banners, trade show materials, custom wall art & more
• Managing business social media presence
• Assisting & supporting with brand & rebrand efforts 
• Product photography, editing & manipulating photos
& much more!
Melissa Canfield
HiTech Automotive
HiTech Automotive is a family owned and operated family mechanic shop.  Joe and Melissa Canfield have been the owners for the past 15 years.  There is a large 8 bay shop with an RV lift outside which easily lifts commercial work vehicles also.  The technicians specialize in brakes, air conditioning, and check engine light diagnostics.  Good referrals are drivers who want a second opinion on their repair bill, business owners with multiple vehicles who need to stay on the road to earn a living, and people who love cars.  We welcome the opportunity to earn your business. 
Adam Bantner
Vice President
Zachary Kamish
Wrobel Accounting

Zach is a licensed CPA in the State of Florida since July of 2012.  Zach’s background has been mostly helping to provide accounting and tax services to small business owners and individuals.  His specialty is helping small business owners tax plan throughout the current year and beyond.  He is just not a tax preparer, he is a tax planner.

He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

 Areas of experience include the health care industry, construction contractors, consultants, real estate including agents/brokers and properties, recruiters, production companies plus other industries. 

Other areas of practice include non-profit tax preparation, tax-exempt IRS filings and international tax issues including FIRTPA.

Karyn Scech
Karyn Scech Yellowfin Realty
I am a full-time licensed REALTOR with Yellowfin Realty.  Running my own local business, I thoroughly enjoy supporting the small businesses in my community.  I volunteer with our Valrico Fishhawk Chamber of Commerce on the Executive Board as Secretary, ECHO Garden, IMPACT and Community Round Table.  Ribbon Cuttings are my hobby these days as I understand the determination it takes to succeed in business.  Always shop local whenever you can , the support is always appreciated.
My website offers free up-to-date information directly from our Multiple Listing Service (MLS).  This is the best way to have the current information right at your fingertips.  Please visit 
I look forward to working with you and assisting you with your real estate needs.  
Lolita Lee
Sugar Lees Gourmet Coffee Service/ Lolita Lee
Sugar Lees Gourmet Coffee Service provides the ultimate coffee, tea and hot chocolate experience!
We bring the coffee bar to you!
We service:
Corporate events/meetings
Personal Events
You name it!

Nate Goldenberg, CFP®
NextWave Wealth
Owner - Financial Planner
NextWave Wealth helps developing professionals and entrepreneurs get the most out of what they earn.  Our goal is to help you achieve financial independence and live the life you want to, not the life you have to.

Candice Duffey
Duffey Tree Care
Candice & husband Anthony own Duffey Tree Care, an arborist led tree company caring for trees in the Eastern Hills County for 9+ years.  Before joining her husband’s company, her 14 yr career focused on health information technology & claim processing config for health insurance agencies.  Since leaving corporate america, she has embraced her community, is passionate about helping others grow their businesses, & helping homeowners pull out the potential of their trees.
Robert Lutz
Motion ChiroTherapy
Chiropractic Physician

At Motion ChiroTherapy we understand each person is unique and that’s why we are dedicated to providing progressive, evidence-based care with individualized treatment plans for each of our patients. After an examination you will be given proper in-office and home self-treatments to rapidly reduce your symptoms.

There will be no gimmicks, scare-tactics, or drawn-out endless treatment plans! At Motion ChiroTherapy we help you by not only treating the symptoms, but finding a solution to what is causing them.

mindy McCabe
McCabe Team At kelller Williams Realty

Mindy And Jay McCabe, Keller Williams Realty

When clients are asked about their experience with the McCabe Team, these key facts are repeated throughout their buying and selling experience:
  • .Very responsive
  • .Extremely knowledgeable
  • .Answered all our questions
  • .Quick and smooth experience
  • .Very professional
  • .Process was easy and seamless
  • .Great negotiation skills