Orlando Advisory Board

Ten Orlando-area leaders in business, nonprofits and ministry were appointed as charter members of the Palm Beach Atlantic University Orlando Campus Advisory Board in May 2015.

Under the direction of campus Executive Director Dr. Jeremy Couch, the board will assist with the advancement and growth of PBA’s Orlando Campus. Four of the members are alumni.


Abner Adorno

Senior Pastor
Living Word Church


Sean Bates ’92

Regional Director
Marriott Vacations Worldwide


Cynthia Blackwell

BlackRain Partners


Dr. George Cope

Pastoral Director
Vision Orlando


John Crossman

Crossman & Company


Mike Etchison

Etchison Enterprises


Jim Hoge

President and CEO
Z88.3 Radio


Janie Lacy ’07

Owner and co-founder
Life Counseling Solutions


Daria Monroe ’12

Deputy Director
Embraced by Grace


David Outing ’06

Chief Spiritual Officer
Corporate Care Partners