Directors & Advisory Board

Directors

Directors are graduates of FLA, who have given back as Mentors or A&I members during their junior year, and selflessly dedicate their senior year to managing major components of FLA’s programming, while leading their respective committees.

Macy Gullifer
Macy Gullifer

Our Chief of Staff oversees all aspects of the program and strives to create an impactful experience for every student in FLA by encouraging members to maximize their growth and leave a positive mark on FLA, Heavener, and UF.

Homar Ali
Homar Ali

Our Director of Innovation spearheads novel projects and resources designed to continuously improve FLA.

Learn more about the A&I Committee here

Olivia Buschle
Olivia Buschle

Our Director of Networking hosts fun social events that help connect members and build a FLAmily culture. She also hosts alumni events to foster professional relationships between current and past members of the program.

Ali Dodd
Ali Dodd

Our Director of Marketing upholds and communicates the FLA brand while supporting all programming through engaging content creation.

Aaron Lerner
Aaron Lerner

Our Director of Civic Engagement provides intentional opportunities for members to give back to the local Gainesville community and practice servant leadership.

Learn more about the Civic Engagement Committee here

Brooke Lynch
Brooke Lynch

Our Director of Recruitment strives to attract a diverse class of aspiring leaders by generating awareness of and enthusiasm for FLA through inclusive outreach and events.

Shiane Perera
Shiane Perera

Our Director of DEI creates thoughtful programming and partners with various FLA initiatives to foster a program-wide culture that values and prioritizes Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

Learn more about the DEI Committee here

FLA Advisory Board

FLAAB members are graduates of FLA, who have given back as Mentors or A&I members during their junior year, and now serve as a resource to younger members of the program. FLAAB members share their wisdom and experiences, and coordinate a project within the program.