Russ Jefferson – Russ was born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico. After earning a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees from Baylor University Russ entered the world of banking. Russ recently retired from Huntington National Bank where he was the SVP and Director of Consumer Credit Card Product Management. He has over 30 years of experience in Finance, Risk, Marketing, Product Development, and Product Management.
Jim Horne – Jim is a former Florida State Senator from Jacksonville and the former Commissioner of Education for the State of Florida. While serving for the State of Florida, Jim was the main architect of Florida’s charter school system, formulating major portions of legislation regarding charter schools.
Dr. Michael Soud – Michael is the founder and CEO of Seventh Generation Christian Alliance, Inc., a non-profit organization focused on early learning centers, classical academies and church development. Previously Michael was self-employed, owning a variety of businesses some of which were involved in real estate development and software programming.