Officers

Kim Schnell Mitchell, President - islesofcaprimitchell@gmail.com

Len Schuman, Vice President - lenjs@att.net

Litha Berger, Secretary - lithasberger@gmail.com

Victoria Riordan, Treasurer - tvrior@aol.com

Maria Lamb, VP Marketing/Publicity - mrlamb65@live.com

 

Committee and Volunteer Chairpersons

Len Schuman - Board Member, Chairman, Membership Development Committee 

Litha Berger - Board Member; Liasion, Collier County  Republican Organizations

Victoria Riordan - Board Member; Chairman, Budget Committee  

 

Tom Riordan - Board Member, Volunteer Legal Advisor

Robin Kelleher - Board Member, Constitution and Web Site Content Advisor

Nan Needleman - Membership Outreach

Chris Sullivan - Social Media Coordinator 

 

Bios:

 

 

Kim Mitchell

 Kim Mitchell was born in Wapakoneta, Ohio, the home town of Neil Armstrong - first man on the moon.
 
She graduated from of THE Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science in the School of Education and was a four year varsity letterman in the sport of diving.
 
After college, she taught school for many years. Later, she married Don Mitchell, Sr., and went to work with Don at JD Equipment.  Don Mitchell, Sr., founded JD Equipment and then expanded to John Deere Used Equipment International Sales.  They became the largest used John Deere Implement Dealer.
 
They traveled all over the world selling farm equipment while educating farmers on how to use the equipment.  This included teaching them how to generation trade equipment and how to use the financial system provided to them by both the American banks and their own countries’ financial options.
 
Since, they have retired, slowing down a few years ago, although remain very active in civic minded projects and fundraising for important causes.  They came to Isles of Capri in 1998, and are currently living in a piece of paradise.
       

Len Schuman
 
Leonard (Len) J. Schuman is a retired executive of the global financial and energy markets. He is a veteran of over forty years experience in leadership positions covering the strategic business development, sales implementation and trading activities associated with both electronic and Over-the-Counter Markets/Exchanges for commodities, securities and derivatives.

Mr. Schuman possesses a Bachelor Degree of Science in Chemistry (cum laude) from the City University of New York and an MBA (magna cum laude) from Fairleigh Dickinson University. He has also served as an Adjunct Professor in the MBA Programs for both Rutgers University and FDU. Mr. Schuman is a Member of Phi Beta Kappa, the oldest academic honor society in the USA.

Mr. Schuman is also a registered Republican Voter for over thirty-five years. He is committed to the positive goals and ideals of The Republican Club of South Collier County (RCSCC) and looks forward to working with our Marco Island residents and nearby community to expand RCSCC Membership. Mr. Schuman is also a Charter Gold Card Member of the Republican National Committee.
 
Len Schuman has been a Property Owner and snow-bird on Marco Island, since the mid-1970s. He and his wife, Sandra, now are permanent residents of Marco Island where they enjoy golf, the beach and numerous social activities. Len Schuman is also a member of both the Marco Island Police and Fire Rescue Foundations.
       
 
Litha Berger
 
Litha devoted her entire career to the care of the elderly by working with architects, developers and research groups to create the best environment and living experiences for people as they age.  She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a Masters in Gerontology.
 
After semi retirement she has spent time serving the community - President of the Newcomer's Club, Founder of the RCSCC, Treasure of University Women's, currently on the board of the Marco Island Realtor Board, and committee member of the Affordable Housing Committee. Vice President of the Women's Republican Club of Naples, Federated.
 
       
 

 

Victoria Riordan
 

Victoria Riordan moved to Marco Island from Bucks County, PA in 2010.  She graduated from Loyola University in Chicago with a degree in Sociology.  She worked in the Criminal Courts in  Cook County as a Supervisor of Research and Statistics for seventeen years before moving to Charlotte, NC. 

 In the eight years that she lived in Charlotte, Victoria was actively involved volunteering in the elementary schools and as a Board Member for the Assistance League of Charlotte.  At Assistance League she held positions as Treasurer, Public Relations, and Philanthropic Chairman.  As Philanthropic Chairman she was one of the founders of Teen Court, an alternative disposition program for juveniles charged with misdemeanor offenses.

 Victoria moved to Pennsylvania with her husband, Tom.  During her time in PA she worked for eight years as the Business Manager for Newtown Design Group.  She also volunteered in the Council Rock School System as a kindergarten aide and served for four years as the Treasurer for the PTO. 

 When not residing in Marco Victoria is traveling and enjoying her friends and family.