Ridge Area Arc Board of Trustees

David Schumacher

Chair

Victor Divietro

Vice Chair
Victor joined the Ridge Area Arc board in 1998 and has served as board chair from 2002 to 2015 and again from 2018 to present.  He was named the Arc Volunteer of the Year in 2014.  He has a tremendous passion for the Arc and the consumers they serve.  He is a partner and co-owner of Waypoints Financial in Sebring, Florida.

Mary Brown

Treasurer
Mary Brown was born and raised in Cocoa Beach, Florida. She married her college sweetheart Attorney Steve Brown 40 years ago and the couple has two boys. Mary left her banking career years ago to be in a supportive role to her husband and family and to act as a liaison to groups in the community she feels passionate about helping. Mary has served for several years on both the Ridge Area Arc Board of Directors and the Foundation Board of Trustees.

Marcia Ward

Secretary

Tina Adams

Dr. Tina Y. Adams is a Professor and Lead Instructor for the Supervision and Management bachelor program at South Florida State College.  Dr. Adams has over 18 years of experience in higher education instruction, and eight years of experience in higher education administration.

William Allbritton

William Allbritton is a long-time Highlands County resident and the proud father of local firefighter Keegan Allbritton. He is currently the Vice President of a Heartland National Bank branch and chooses to care for his local community by serving on both Ridge Area Arc Boards.

Rick Helms

Christen Johnson

Born and raised in Highlands County, Christen Johnson currently serves as the Executive Director for the Foundation, Volunteer Services and Child Learning Center for AdventHealth Lake Placid, Sebring and Wauchula.

Deb McCullough

Being part of my community and serving others is very important to me. After graduating from the University of Florida, I served as the Executive Director of the Ridge Area ARC Foundation and Director of Development of Ridge Area ARC for 10 years.