Staff

Mr. Marcus Broadnax

Executive Director, Jacksonville
Marcus attended St. Johns University on a basketball scholarship, and is a former professional basketball player. Marcus worked with several youth programs in Jacksonville before joining Focus On Excellence.

Alan Strickland

Director of Development
Alan joined Focus on Excellence as Director of Development in January 2017.  He is responsible for maintaining and advancing the fundraising efforts for the Focus on Excellence Program.  Prior to joining Focus, Alan was associated with several insurance and marketing firms specializing in the distribution of products and services in the Financial Institution market.  Alan has served on the Gator Bowl Committee and is currently on the committee for the Glyn Cook Memorial Scholarship Fund for Daniel Kids.

Beth Miller

College Consultant
Beth has won numerous awards for excellence during her 20+ year teaching career. Working with Focus on Excellence on a part time basis, she is in charge of college applications and selection, college financial aid and ACT preparation.

Edward Weston

Program Consultant
Edward is a pastor, teacher and motivational speaker. On a part time basis he conducts monthly workshops covering such things as public speaking, study skills, leadership and personal organization.