Chair

Teresa Jenkins Teresa is a political junkie. She grew up on a tobacco farm in Southern Maryland where she learned the value of hard work and that it was Democrats who looked out for rural families and economic opportunities. She has a BS degree in Business Administration and an MBA and her entire working career…

Nancy Razvoza

Jim Ellsworth Jim Ellsworth is a retired Banking Executive, University professor and Community leader from Northwest Indiana. He spent some 46 years in commercial banking rising to Director ,President and CEO of a small community bank. He holds a number of degrees in business and economics from Marian University, Indiana University and the American Bankers…

Jane Merriam Jane is a former IBM sales executive originally from the Washington, DC area. She has been an active member of the Charlotte County Democrats since she moved to the area in 2007. She is excited to be serving as the DEC Secretary as well as the DEC Office Manager and Volunteer Coordinator. She…

Lucy Huyke Garner Lucy was born and raised in Colombia, South America. She has a Ph.D. from Florida State University. She became a proud U.S. citizen in 1998. Lucy has lived in Charlotte County for 38 years and has participated in the Charlotte County Alzheimer’s Support Group, the Charlotte County Public School’s Homeless Students and…

Thomas Garner Tom has lived in Florida since he was one year old. He graduated from Florida State University with a Bachelor’s in Criminology. He has worked in Florida state government, including the Parole and Probation Commission, the Auditor General’s office, and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. While with the FDLE, he investigated white-collar…