IFDF Committees

IFDF Committees support members by overseeing member benefits, continued education, networking opportunities and various other elements of the association. 

Annual Conference Planning Committee

P. Steven Futch
P. Steven Futch
Jones-Gallagher Funeral Home Starke (904)966-6535
Chair
V. Todd Ferreira
V. Todd Ferreira
Ferreira Funeral Services Northeast Florida (904)259-5700
Co-Chairperson
Adrian D. Abner
(850)272-2338
Committee Member
Tim Adams
Tim Adams
LFD Adams Funeral Home, Inc. (850)674-5449
Committee Member
Alia Buggs
Buggs Funeral Home (321)728-7076
Committee Member
Vernon E Dorsey II
Vernon E Dorsey II
Osceola Memory Gardens - Kissimmee (407)931-4811
Committee Member
Jim Holcom
Matthews-Aurora Funeral Solutions
Committee Member
Debra Holmes
Argent Trust Company (318)251-5856
Committee Member
Jonathan Meek
Regional Marketing Manager Astral Industries, Inc. (904)376-5520
Committee Member
Ashley L. Milam
Ashley L. Milam
Milam Funeral Home - Gainesville (352)376-5361
Committee Member
Brad Zahn
Brad Zahn
Tillman Funeral Home & Crematory (561)965-4412
Committee Member

Disaster Response Committee

K. Scott Whitehead
K. Scott Whitehead
Faith Funeral Home, Inc. (850)539-4300
Chairperson
Tim Adams
Tim Adams
LFD Adams Funeral Home, Inc. (850)674-5449
Co-Chairperson
Michael S. Lewis
Michael S. Lewis
Lewis Funeral Home-Milton Chapel (850)623-2243
Committee Member
P. Cameron Naugle Jr.
P. Cameron Naugle Jr.
LFD Naugle Funeral Home & Cremation Services (904)396-1611
Committee Member
Linda Thompson
Johnell Caver Your Home For Funerals, Inc. (863)679-6069
Committee Member

I-Trust Committee

Charles E. Davis
Charles E. Davis
Charles E. Davis Funeral Home (352)726-8323
Chair
Ryan Brewer
Brewer & Sons - Brooksville Chapel
Co-Chairperson
Roger Beyers
Beyers Funeral Home & Crematory (352)787-4343
Committee Member
Bruce Buggs
Bruce Buggs
Buggs Funeral Home (321)728-7076
Committee Member
Debra Holmes
Argent Trust Company (318)251-5856
Committee Member
Cheryl Lankford
Cheryl Lankford
Lankford Funeral Home (386)734-2244
Committee Member
Michael S. Lewis
Michael S. Lewis
Lewis Funeral Home-Milton Chapel (850)623-2243
Committee Member
Eric McKenna
Eric McKenna
Gables Capital Management (800)313-9427
Committee Member
J. Barrett Nelson
J. Barrett Nelson
Marion Nelson Funeral Home, Inc. (863)676-2541
Committee Member
Paul VonSchoeler
Administrative Systems, Inc. (480)650-6201
Committee Member

Legislative & Political Action Committee

K. Scott Whitehead
K. Scott Whitehead
Faith Funeral Home, Inc. (850)539-4300
Co-Chairperson
Cheryl Lankford
Cheryl Lankford
Lankford Funeral Home (386)734-2244
Co-Chairperson
Howard R. Beckham Jr.
Howard R. Beckham Jr.
(904)766-6622
Committee Member
Roger Beyers
Beyers Funeral Home & Crematory (352)787-4343
Committee Member
V. Todd Ferreira
V. Todd Ferreira
Ferreira Funeral Services Northeast Florida (904)259-5700
Committee Member
Charles Anthony Oldham
LFD H.W. Oldham Funeral Home (863)683-2419
Committee Member
Kenneth Roberson
Roberson Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc. (941)629-3141
Committee Member

Membership Committee

Gail Thomas-Dewitt
Gail & Wynn's Mortuary (407)522-4700
Chairperson
Tim Adams
Tim Adams
LFD Adams Funeral Home, Inc. (850)674-5449
Committee Member
Barbara Buggs
Certified Cremation Services Provider, CCSP Certified Cremation Services Provider CCSP (321)213-5221
Committee Member
Colette Kemp
Colette Kemp
Principal (941)295-7155
Committee Member
Michael S. Lewis
Michael S. Lewis
Lewis Funeral Home-Milton Chapel (850)623-2243
Committee Member
Ashley L. Milam
Ashley L. Milam
Milam Funeral Home - Gainesville (352)376-5361
Committee Member
P. Cameron Naugle Jr.
P. Cameron Naugle Jr.
LFD Naugle Funeral Home & Cremation Services (904)396-1611
Committee Member
J. Barrett Nelson
J. Barrett Nelson
Marion Nelson Funeral Home, Inc. (863)676-2541
Committee Member
William L. Schichtel Jr.
William L. Schichtel Jr.
Heath Funeral Chapel (863)682-0111
Committee Member
Mark Taylor
Mark Taylor
Harden-Pauli Funeral Home (352)357-4126
Committee Member

Nominations/Past Presidents Committee

Vernon E Dorsey II
Vernon E Dorsey II
Osceola Memory Gardens - Kissimmee (407)931-4811
Chairperson
K. Scott Whitehead
K. Scott Whitehead
Faith Funeral Home, Inc. (850)539-4300
Co-Chairperson

Public Relations/Outreach Committee

Colette Kemp
Colette Kemp
Principal (941)295-7155
Co-Chairperson
Barbara Buggs
Certified Cremation Services Provider, CCSP Certified Cremation Services Provider CCSP (321)213-5221
Co-Chairperson
William Heath
William Heath
Committee Member
Mimi Mythen
Mimi Mythen
(443)570-8141
Committee Member
Cedricjuan D Wilson Sr.
(813)486-0662
Committee Member

IFDF Foundation Board

Eric McKenna
Eric McKenna
Gables Capital Management (800)313-9427
Chair
Bruce Buggs
Bruce Buggs
Buggs Funeral Home (321)728-7076
Board Member
Kevin Davis
(727)341-3781
Board Member
Vernon E Dorsey II
Vernon E Dorsey II
Osceola Memory Gardens - Kissimmee (407)931-4811
Board Member
Donald S. McLean
Whidden-McLean Funeral Home and Crematory (863)533-8123
Board Member

Professional Development Committee

Terrill L. Morris
Morris Funeral Chapel (863)385-0101
Chairperson
Angela Awbrey
Phi Theta Kappa Licensed Apprentice Funeral Driector and Embalmer (863)414-3990
Committee Member
Howard R. Beckham Jr.
Howard R. Beckham Jr.
(904)766-6622
Committee Member
William Heath
William Heath
Committee Member
William L. Schichtel Jr.
William L. Schichtel Jr.
Heath Funeral Chapel (863)682-0111
Committee Member
Cedricjuan D Wilson Sr.
(813)486-0662
Committee Member