Osprey Nokomis Chamber Board of Directors
The Chamber Board of Directors includes a host of talented individuals:
William F. Mannion, Jr. (a.k.a. Bix)
President / Treasurer
Immediate Past President
William E. Rich, IIIFinancial Advisor for the InCompass Group. Bill is a Florida native and graduate of the University of South Florida. With over 22 years experience in the financial industry, he understands that each unique financial situation deserves an equally unique approach. “My goal is to provide families and business owners with assistance in building their financial freedom. I have the skills, knowledge and experience required to help my clients recognize and appreciate the risks involved in reaching their established goals. My personal goal is to become a lifetime resource for each and every client.” Bill is a Registered Investment Advisor and holds his insurance license for life, health and annuities, and he is currently securities and insurance licensed in Florida and California.
Jo Ann BerrisfordJo Ann Berrisford is the Vice-President and Branch Manager for CenterState Bank in Osprey. Originally from Bucks County, PA, Jo Ann graduated from Penn State, and has lived in Sarasota for the last 15 years. In her role, Jo Ann serves our local community as a “General Practitioner” of Financial Health, understanding individual’s, businesses’ and families’ goals and building plans to achieve them. She specializes in providing cash flow solutions to Small Business Owners and providing a variety of loans including Mobile Home/Co-op/Home Equity/Auto/Student Loans/Unsecured loans. Jo Ann volunteers with the United Way and Junior Achievement as a Financial Literacy Coach and In her spare time, enjoys all things Food and Wine, and exploring outdoors with her Golden Retriever, Squirt.
Gail GoldGail Gold is an insurance agent with WhitCo Insurance Agency in Nokomis. She has been in the insurance business for 37 years. Gail is originally from Chicago and has been living in Sarasota County for 40 years. Her favorite activities are playing tennis, bike riding, swimming and playing the cello. She is a proud member of the Pops Orchestra of Manatee and Sarasota.
D. Brook BahrenburgBrook’s diverse background in planning, investments and financial services comes from his more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry. A second-generation financial advisor, Brook observed his father’s successful career, where he emphasized the importance of fully understanding each client’s needs in order to provide them with sound advice on preserving wealth or making investment decisions. Originally from Erie, Pennsylvania, Brook is the father of two children, Jessica and Jayme. He and his partner, Penny Nichols, live in Nokomis, Florida. In addition to enjoying his saltwater fish tanks and general beach relaxation, Brook’s interests include martial arts instruction, and various outdoor and water activities.