Harold G. Mitchell
President & CEO

Georgia Hudson
Director of Operations

David Moulton
Landscape Manager

Shawn Moulton
Landscape Assistant Manager

Board of Directors

Harold G. Mitchell

Board Member
Harold Mitchell is President and CEO of the Elling Eide Center.

Dr. Cynthia Chennault

Chair, Board of Directors
Dr. Cynthia Chennault is Emerita Associate Professor of Chinese at the University of Florida.

Lee Eide Elliott

Board Member
Lee founded Elliott Fiduciary Services along with her husband, Robb, in 1976.  In addition to her consulting, Lee sits on numerous local advisory boards and is active in many community service organizations. Lee is a lifelong, sixth-generation Floridian and cousin to Elling O. Eide.

Dr. Michael Drompp

Secretary, Board of Directors
Dr. Michael Drompp is Professor of History at Rhodes College.

Dr. Keith Knapp

Board Member
Dr. Knapp is a Professor of East Asian History at the Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina

Carlese C. Westock

Board Member.
Carlese is one of the top antique glass specialists in the United States.  Carlese was also a personal friend of Elling Eide.

Mike McLaughlin

Board Member
Senior Vice President for Horticulture, Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Joy Lidu Yi

Joy Lidu Yi

Board Member, Art historian, archaeologist and curator. Florida International University

Past Board Members

Dr. Susan Naquin

Board Member Emerita
Dr. Susan Naquin is Emerita Professor of History and East Asian Studies at Princeton University.

Dr. Anna M. Shields

Board Member
Dr. Anna Shields is Professor of East Asian Studies and Chair of the Department of East Asian Studies at Princeton University.

Thomas Buchter

Board Member
Thomas Buchter is Retired CEO of Marie Selby Botanical Gardens and a Nonprofit Management Consultant