Council for the Common Good

The Lincoln Park Council for the Common Good is an advisory group comprised of individuals who are residents and stakeholders of Lincoln Park. It leads the development, implementation and evaluation of the Common Good Initiative. Recommendations from the Council are presented to the Allegany Franciscan Ministries’ board of directors for action.

The Lincoln Park Council for the Common Good meets regularly; community members are welcome to attend the meetings.

The Council is supported by Upendo Shabazz, Allegany Franciscan Ministries’ Regional Vice President.

Lincoln Park Council Members

Lincoln Park Council for the Common Good

Trevor Banks, Community Member

Betty Barnes – Lincoln Park Business Owner

Betty Bradwell, Lincoln Park Resident

Linnes Finney, Jr., Partner at Simmons, Finney, Soloman & Winfield, LLC

Vennis Gilmore, City of Fort Pierce

Arlease Hall, Community Relations Director/Public Information Officer, St. Lucie County Health Department  

Diane Hobley-Burney, Chief of Police, Fort Pierce Police Department

Al Johnson – CPA, Lincoln Park Business Owner

Larry Lee Jr., Florida House of Representatives/State Farm Agent

The Honorable Shaniek Maynard, U.S. Magistrate Judge

Mary Simons – Lincoln Park Council of Ministers

Ed Skvarch,
St Lucie/UF County Extension Director, University of Florida

Howard Tipton, St. Lucie County Administrator