Board of Directors
The Foundation is overseen by a Board of Directors, which meets quarterly in January, April, July and October. The Board currently consists of the original founding members.
There will be up to 5 appointed members to the Foundation Board of Directors:
- Charles R. Pyle
BS - Penn State - International Business Macroeconomics
BS - Penn State - Business Management
Pennsylvania Home Builders Association Member
National Association of Realtors Member
Certified FEMA Inspector
Certified OSHA Industrial Safety
Member of Omicron Delta Phi Academic Honor Society
Special areas of Interest - N. America, Central America, Africa
- Laura E. Pyle (Pappalardo)
AA - St. Petersburg Jr. College - General Business Management
AS - St. Petersburg Jr. College - Biology & Health Education
Certified Medical Technologist - Tampa Medical College
Certified FEMA Inspector
Certified Interior Designer - LaSalle University
Former Notary Public Siging agent
Winner of Convention South Magazine 2003 “Event Planner” Award Orlando, Florida
Osha safety certified
Special areas of interest - S. America, Africa, Middle East, N. America,
Palghat S. “Raj” Ranganathan
A Professional Engineer from the United Kingdom. His degree is equivalent to a Prof. Engineer in the USA.and CANADA
Graduate of the Merchant Marine Academy-India
Licensed Chief Engineer- Motor ships-Unlimited Horsepower-Canada
Licensed Chief Engineer-Motor ships-Unlimited Horsepower-U.K.
Fellow-The Institute of Marine Engineers , London. U. K.
Member-Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, N.Y.USA.
Chartered Engineer-Council of Engineering Institutions. London, U.K.
M. Sener “Jean” Tascan
A Professional financial and economic manager/advisor
Graduate of University Schools of Economic and Administrative Science - International Trade
Warrant Officer Class One - British Army Land Forces UK
Chief of the Means of Base Administration - Air Army Riyadh
Army Health Services H.M. - Riyadh Airport
Department of Interior and Land Use- France
Assistant Director General for Administrtaion and Finance - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Ministry of Aviation Defense Presidencey of Civil Avialtion. Director of Tunisi Operations - British Oil and Canadny Oil Strasbourg, France
Project Manager - H.E. The Saudi Consul General in Paris
Special areas of interest - Middle East, Turkey, Asia
One more Director to be appointed.
Could it be YOU?
All Directors are qualified and vetted learned, well read, educated, compassionate, religiously faithful, caring and loving parents, and community leaders.