The Wexford Foundation was founded in 2012. Eight Wexford property owners make up the Board of Trustees that manages the Foundation’s business. 34 additional volunteers serve on Foundation committees, including Grants, Events, Auction, Development and Communications. To join a committee or learn more, please contact the Chairperson or a Trustee.
A finance executive with over 35 years of experience in technology companies and private equity investing, Sue has served on numerous corporate and not-for-profit boards including several in healthcare and pharma services, and most recently serving as Treasurer of the Wexford HOA. Having retired to Hilton Head Island in 2013, Sue brings a strong desire to help those in need in the local community and beyond.
Vice Chair & Communications
A technical graduate, John brings over 35 years of International Executive Sales & Marketing experience both with Honeywell and with Mars Incorporated. He has been a long standing director of the Van Landingham Rotary Club, a member the Greater Island Council of Hilton Head Island and Bluffton and is an announcer at the RBC Heritage golf tournament.
Fred is an American Red Cross volunteer, where he has been a member of the state and local leadership team since 2012. He has served on several public and private boards, most recently as Treasurer and President of the Wexford Plantation HOA. During his 33 year career with Alcoa Aluminum, he managed sales, marketing and manufacturing teams across multiple business units.
Stephen has served on Private and Public boards across a variety of industries and philanthropic causes. He currently sits on the International Board of the Special Olympics, including its Executive, Audit and Compensation committees. Throughout his career, he held senior executive positions in the communications and industrial manufacturing industries.
Grants Committee Co-Chair
Cyndi is a CPA who has worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers and as a VP Controller for a health insurance company. Originally from the Washington DC area, her family relocated to Hilton Head in 2012. Cyndi has served on several Wexford committees and thoroughly enjoys volunteering and working with charitable agencies on Hilton Head and surrounding communities.
Grants Committee Co-Chair
Mary was an educator, learning team facilitator and special education compliance specialist for 27 years, retiring from the Palm Beach County School District in Florida. Recently, she was responsible for Human Resources for their multi-unit franchise Wendy’s businesses in Florida. She thoroughly enjoys researching deserving agencies serving needy Hilton Head Island residents.
Auction Committee Chair
Cathy, a CPA, spent her professional career at Arthur Andersen & Co. working in audit, litigation services and forensic accounting. She has served on various boards and been involved in many charitable endeavors and organizations.
Dick spent over 40 years in various senior level Human Resources positions and has been involved with numerous charities. He has served on the Allocations Committee for the Baltimore area United Way as well as the North Carolina United Way board of directors. Dick also served on the board of the Charlotte area American Lung Association and is thrilled to serve as a Trustee on the Wexford Charitable Foundation.