Emery Abshier lives on a blueberry farm with his wife and kids. During the blueberry picking season family members help out with the operation. He also works in the insurance industry.

Dr. Katrina Agito, MD is board certified in internal medicine and endocrinology. She specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

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Albury took over the helm at the Kika Silva Pla Planetarium at Santa Fe College in Gainesville in October 2009, serving as the director.  He is also the co-host of PBS TV series "Star Gazers".

As Director of Visiting Angels (with 4 years of experience in the non-medical home care field), Kandice has assisted her clients with their desire to "age in place", as well as recruit and retain quality caregivers. She has an EMT license as well as being a certified CPR instructor through the American Heart Association.

Dr. Jamie Amir completed his dental training at Guy's, King's and St. Thomas's Dental School in London, before moving to Florida where he completed two years of comprehensive dental implant training at the University of Florida Center for implant dentistry.

Abigayil Anderson is an ARNP at Absolute Health in Ocala Florida.

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Lars Anderson is a full-time river guide and naturalist for Adventure Outpost in High Springs, Florida.

Michael Arnold is the Construction Liason at On Top of the World Communities.

Gloria is a Respiratory Therapist and is the Lung Health Program Coordinator at AdventHealth Ocala. She has been in the hospital setting as a Respiratory Therapist for 23 years here in Ocala. Gloria has her Respiratory License, Associates Degree in Respiratory Therapy, Bachelors in Respiratory Therapy and Masters in Public Health.

Jaye Baillie is Executive Director of Marion Cultural Alliance in Ocala, FL. MCA's 20 member volunteer board of directors and staff work to enhance the environment for the many arts organizations in Ocala's vibrant cultural scene.

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Joe Bartosh lives in Ocala and is married with two grown children, two grandchildren and three great great grandchildren. He is originally from Wisconsin. He spent many years in law enforcement prior to spending the second half of his career in local government. He has seen it from the labor as well as management side, having both been a union president and administrator.

E. Billy Bass is a native Floridian in which his family has been in Florida since before the United States purchased the territory. A graduate of Florida State University, he has been teaching in local schools since 1993.

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Richard "Dick " Belz is a retired attorney, former U.S. Magistrate Judge, and was a computer programmer with IBM before attending law school. Belz received his B.A. in mathematics from Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York, and his law degree from the UF College of Law.

Penny Berton has been a professional Tap Dance instructor for over 30 years. She has received extensive training from New York's finest including Gregory Hines, Brenda Bufalino, Jan Mickens, Savion Glover, and Phil Black. Penny has owned a successful dance studio in New York for over 20 years, and has taught tap in numerous venues for all ages.

Paul Bloom is the Director at the Marion County Sheriff’s Office. His duties include public information and community outreach. Prior to entering law enforcement, he worked as a Firefighter/Paramedic for the Ocala Fire Department after serving several years in the U.S. Army as a combat medic.

Chaplain, contracted by the U.S. Army; Pastor; Marriage and family therapist.

As Chaplain, he was accountable for suicide watch and counseling of soldiers. Bonner has also taught classes on PTSD; worry, discouragement, and depression to soldiers; veterans; civilians; pastors and churches. He also has 5 college degrees with specialties in psychology and philosophy.