Ambassador Circle: Individual Giving

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Thanks to our friend, supporter, board member, and Laureate, the late Bjornar Hermansen, we now have an individual level Ambassador Circle. Created in 2016 with a $5,000 personal financial contribution per year, and the same three-year pledge as our corporate sponsorship. We welcome individuals who share his commitment to free enterprise, hard work, family loyalty, and entrepreneurship.


Chair Brent PeoplesBrent Peoples joined the Bjornar Hermansen Ambassador Circle in 2016. Brent is Vice President of Investments for Raymond James. He has been on the JASC Board since October of 2002. He served as the 2014-2016 JASC Board Chair.





Tony TaliancichTony Taliancich joined the Bjornar Hermansen Ambassador Circle in 2016. Tony is Director of East Coast Launch Operations for United Launch Alliance. He joined the JASC Board in August of 2015.





Secretary Natasha Cartagena SpencerNatasha C. Spencer joined the Bjornar Hermansen Ambassador Circle from 2016-2018. Natasha is Vice President of Shelter Mortgage Company. She joined the JASC Board in September of 2013. She also currently serves as the 2019-2020 Board Vice Chair.