The Planned Giving Council of Northeast Florida enjoys a very diverse membership which greatly enhances the experience for all members. Our community draws from all types of non-profit organizations and for-profit companies with an interest in creating and supporting philanthropy on Florida’s First Coast.

The Board of Directors are nominated and elected from member agencies on an annual basis.


Kim Govan
Sr. Dir. of Membership & Community Outreach
Nonprofit Center of Northeast Florida

Immediate Past-President 
Michelle Adams
Director of Development
Florida Theatre Performing Arts Center, Inc

Kenneth R. Thompson, Jr., CTFA
Senior Vice President
Senior Fiduciary Advisory Specialist​

Members At Large

Mariette Brodeur
Gift Planning Officer
The Community Foundation for NE Florida

Olivia Bush
Dir. Charitable Gift Planning
Fleet Landing

Martha Cox
Director of Grants and Research
Episcopal Children's Services

Michael Elias
Head of Major Gift Giving 
United Way of NE FL

Cliff Evans
Planned Giving Officer
Catholic Foundation, Diocese of St. Augustine

John "Jack" Fishburne III
Purcell, Flanagan, Hay & Greene, P.A.

Beverly Flanagan
Senior Vice President
Cypress Trust Company

Teri Ketchum
Presbyterian Social Ministries

Brian Wodar
Senior Vice President / Financial Advisor
Bernstein Private Wealth Management

Tania Yount
Chief Development Officer
Barnabas Center, Inc.

The Planned Giving Council of Northeast Florida brings together nonprofit and for-profit professionals merging their expertise in estate and tax planning, financial planning and charitable giving to foster awareness and to provide an effective forum for education, communication, networking and collaboration for our gift planning community.