Since its inception, strong Christians who are also visionaries and people of integrity have led Palm Beach Atlantic University. At PBA, we believe our mission and vision should be expressed through our leaders.

Board of Trustees

PBA’s Board of Trustees provides oversight for the University and also sets PBA’s mission and vision:


Chairman: Timothy S. Sotos

Business Executive (retired)

Vice-Chairman: Michael J. Stevens

Rinker Enterprises Inc.


Secretary: R. Marshall Jones

Jones Lowry


Treasurer: Timothy D. Leuliette

Leuliette Partners, LLC


Rev. Walter B. Arnold III

First Presbyterian Church in North Palm Beach

William Blodgett

LobePro, Inc.


Chandra Bill-Rabenecker

Chick-fil-A, Royal Palm Beach and  The Mall at Wellington Green

Ginger Bills

Community Leader


William C. Bradford ’96 MBA

Hanson Professional Services, Inc.

Cathleen Burk



Mark H. Campbell '00

Campbell CFO Services, LLC

Michael Cook

Business Executive (retired)

Wayne W. Cotton

Cotton Consulting Group

Charles R. Dorsey, Jr.

Business Executive (retired)

John P. Greene III

Business Executive (retired)

Dr. John M. Gregory

Gregory Pharmaceutical Holdings, Inc.

Daniel A. Hanley, Esq.

Gunster Law Firm

Scott G. Hawkins, Esq.

Jones Foster

James C. Jenkins

Esko, Inc.

Mami Kisner

Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church


Patrick C. Koenig

Flagler Realty & Development, Inc.


Richard A. Krause

Theodore R. and Vivian M. Johnson

Scholarship Foundation, Inc.

Jim Johnston

Business Executive (retired)

John W. Little III, Esq.

Gunster Law Firm

Thomas P. McCaffrey

KLX, Inc.

Barbara A. Moore

Barbara A. Moore, C.P.A.

Dr. Thomas R. Pledger

Business Executive (retired)

Steven G. Scalici ’95

UBS Financial Services, Inc.

Gary P. Schroeder

Business Executive (retired)

Dr. James H. Scroggins IV

Family Church, West Palm Beach

Robert W. Simpson

Business Executive (retired)

The Hon. W. Matthew Stevenson

Senior Judge, State of Florida

Karl H. Watson 

Business Executive (retired)

Karl H. Watson, Jr. ’87

Forterra, Inc.





Trustee Emeritus: Charles R. Dorsey, Jr., Dr. Thomas R. Pledger 

 Read about Dr. Donald Warren's legacy at PBA.

"He modeled the life of Christ. He was the greatest relationship builder I have ever witnessed and he served as the University's captain through times of turbulence and abundance.”

 Former Palm Beach Atlantic University President William M. B. Fleming, Jr.

Read about the legacy of PBA's Founding Chairman