Board of Directors & Staff

Dynamic, responsible leadership starts at the top, and The Literacy Council of Sarasota (LCS) is fortunate to have a strong Board of Directors whose role is to provide oversight, strategic guidance, and policy direction to sustain the organization’s mission. LCS’ Board of Directors is a cohesive team of professionals who volunteer their time and efforts on a monthly basis.


Elizabeth DiMartino, President
Director of Campus Expansion, Study Edge


Jeanne Armour,
Vice President
Regions, Mortgage Production Manager, Vice President

Vicente Medina, Director Insurance Executive

Vicente Medina, Treasurer
Insurance Executive, Vice-President Producer, Risk Strategies Company


Jane Govoni, Ph.D., Director

Jane Govoni, Ph.D.,
ESOL Coordinator/Spanish Instructor, USFSM




William Moragne, Director,
STAR Youth Leader, Sarasota High School

Linda T. Jones, Ph.D. Retired School District, State Department and University Administrator

Linda T. Jones, Ph.D., Director
Retired School District, State Dept. and Univ. Administrator


board-monique-tolerMonique Toler,
Owner, JMT Accounting & Administrative Management

Luz Sophia Villa, Director
Accountant, Ueltschi & Co.



Tom Melville, Executive Director

Tom Melville,
Executive Director

Susan Bergstrom, Program Director

Susan Bergstrom,

staff-sandra-beltranSandra Beltran,
Program Assistant