Originally from Vermont John Bacon studied Recreation Impact Management. Helped to build both ski and hiking trails without displacing wildlife. This included endangered species maintaining animal corridor and feeding areas. Developed other areas for recreation allowing human and animal coexistence. Spent 41 years in skiing as a pro racer, ski school director, racing director and US coach. Looks forward to working with FOSI to develop spoil islands making them suitable for recreational needs leaving minimal foot prints.
Sean Kashawlic Recently retired educator and administrator with over thirty years in Public Education, preceded by thirteen years of Technology experience in a multi-national computer firm. Teaching experience at the Corporate, University, High School, Middle School, and Community Ed levels. Experienced in on-line learning, and participated in the establishment of the first totally on-line Cyber High School in the State of Michigan. Extensive background in education and a focus on community collaboration has led to a number of volunteer opportunities and community involvement activities. Respected as a credible voice in decision making, strategic partnering, and establishing governance boundaries. Holds graduate degrees in Mathematics, Economics, and Educational Technology. Dedicated to the FOSI mission of preserving and improving the environmental quality of our Indian River Lagoon Aquatic Preserve SPOIL Islands through education.
Advisory Board Member
Connie Dominianni is a Health Care Professional in hospital pharmacy & clinical & commercial areas of the pharmaceutical industry. Previous roles include:
Radius: Head of Commercial Program Management
AstraZeneca: Executive Director Patient Strategy ◦ Ex Dir US & Global Marketing Procurement ◦ Exec Dir & Commercial Support Services ◦ Director of Commercial support Services ◦ Product Director Infection Franchise ◦ Exec Dir Patient & Professional Call Center ◦ Regional Director Northwest Region
• Senior Management Hospital Pharmacies -NYC • Register Pharmacist in states of FL, NJ, NY &PA
• Board Member Impact 100 Vero Beach, FL and Friends of Spoil Island • Co-Author Viva’s Healthy Dining Guide
• MBA in Finance
Joe Taglione is a proud US Army Veteran who moved down from upstate NY over six years ago with his family.
He is an avid outdoorsman who enjoys hunting, fishing, boating and golfing. He is employed by the Department of Veterans Affairs as the Director, Enterprise Cyber Security Team and is President of his own company, T6 Solution Delivery, Inc.
Respected as a fearless leader who brings strong attributes such as: effective decision making, project management, strategic planning and contracting expertise for more than 35 years. Holds degrees in Electrical Engineering Technology and a Masters Certificate in Information Technology Project Management from George Washington University.
Committed to working with FOSI and its mission to the preservation, restoration and enhancement of the Indian River Lagoon Aquatic Preserve spoil islands and educating others about the importance of the spoil islands as valuable educational, recreational and conservation resources.