Board of Directors

President Chandra Frederick Polk County BOCC
1st Vice President Jamie Sturgill Lakeland Regional Health
2nd Vice President Luke Markham Johnson, Pope, Bokor, Ruppel & Burns
Secretary Karli Hughes Former Parent Representative
Treasurer Mike Brossart City of Lakeland
Immediate Past President Sam Houghton Houghton PA
Stephanie Colon Citizens Bank & Trust
Steve Earley Retired, Mosaic
Janice Jones CliftonLarsonAllen, LLP
Michael Peeples Southern Homes
John Weber Crowe LLP

To facilitate parent involvement, provide access to information, assist parents and others with questions/concern, and to help resolve disputes, the Achievement Academy Board of Directors has appointed Jill Bartley, ESE Facilitator and Mary Holjes, Resource Parent, as the parent representatives and liaisons with the Board.  They can be contacted at or or call the school at (863) 683-6504.