Volunteers and Committees

Career Rebound is run by a group of enthusiastic, unpaid volunteers with a desire to help those who are seeking support as they job search. For more information, or to join us in this endeavor, contact one of these volunteers:


Founder & Chairman Emeritus Ron Weaver, Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson
President & Chairman Gregory L. Morgan, Amalie Oil Company
Navigator Jan Chaffee, JC Commercial Brokers
Co-Founder & Trustee Emeritus Pam Winchester
Treasurer & Compliance Elaine Kennedy Ruyle
Bobbi Grant
Legal Counsel James Schmidt, James A Schmidt, P.A.
Secretary Dianne Lipford, Cousins Properties
First Needs Jan Chaffee, JC Commercial Brokers
Wendy Leigh
Diana Grandy, Property Management Professional
Training Joe Jones, Transition Masters
Larry LaBelle, Win A Job Fast
Kathy Durdin, KDurdin Consulting
Jessica Stahl, Ignite Results
Small Groups Gregory L. Morgan, Amalie Oil Company
Resume Review Jodi Wilkeson, WDA Design Group
Larry LaBelle, Win A Job Fast
Community Wendy Leigh
Program Coordinator Jodi Wilkeson, WDA Design Group
New Initiatives
Employment Resources Lisa Hyde Ferich, Osceola Partners
Job Postings jobs@careerrebound.org
Entrepreneurial Mentorship Bill Clinebell, Relofant
Sponsorship Gregory L. Morgan, Amalie Oil Company
Special Events Mary Anne Boyd
Newsletter Carlene Ulacia, United Way Suncoast
Shawn Ring, ShawnRing.com
Greeter Lise Fineran, RE/MAX Action First
Singles Events Joyce Zevola, The Kearney Companies
Communications & Production Lisa Hyde Ferich, Osceola Partners
Jean Hulsey
Matt Morgan
Website Lisa Hyde Ferich, Osceola Partners


Get Involved!

Helping others is the very essence of Career Rebound. It is tremendously powerful when people band together to help each other. There are many ways to get involved.

• Help with registration and preparation for special events

• Become a mentor

• Assist with training workshops or other skill enhancement exercises

• Join a committee

If you would like more information about volunteering in support of the many Career Rebound initiatives, please contact Jan Chaffee.

Want to make a Donation?

It is the love and generosity of others that has helped our organization offer so many services to the Tampa Bay community free of charge since 2008.

Common  Questions

IS THERe a charge to attend meetings?

All of our meetings and services are free of charge to all Rebounders.

Do you only help people in real estate?

We’re not just real estate! We help professionals from all backgrounds find jobs. The majority of volunteers come from the real estate industry, but they have connections with leaders in a great number of fields all over the Tampa Bay area.

I have job leads to share. Where should I send them?

Please send all job leads to jobs@careerrebound.org and we’ll post them on our website to share with others. Please let us know job title, details if available, and who interested parties should contact.or where they should send their resume.