OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The team at B.E.S.T. is comprised of caring and professional individuals that believe in the potential of every student. Under the leadership and direction of Dr. Dexter Frederick, the team has worked to encourage and inspire young people through hands-on clinical training, educational workshops, and mentoring. 

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Phildra Swagger, Ph.D., MBA

Combined Expertise

Board Chairperson

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Barbara Nabrit Stephens, M.D.

Community Pediatrician

Treasurer

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Christina Mathis, MBA, TTS

Area Health Education Centers

Secretary

Erin Aebel, Esq

Trenam Attorneys at Law

Brian Philpotts, M.D.

St. Luke Eye & Cataract Center

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Ivonne Hernandez, Ph.D. RN

University of South Florida

Marlo Smith

HSN HOST

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Kevin Richardson, MPA

Department of Justice, Retired

B.E.S.T. ACADEMY STAFF

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Aria Broxton

Table Twelve Events

Special Events

INTERESTED IN GETTING INVOLVED?

Are you interested in learning more about joining our Board and making an impact with B.E.S.T.? Connect with us today!