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Board/Directors/Committee Chairs


President Amanda Marrero

Owner Fringe Benefits Salon

              Ruskin Seafood

Brother - Spinal Cord Injured

Vice President/Treasurer

Cathi Schmidt

Founder Krista Marie Sellars Foundation

Team Tighten

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Chad Burney

Director of Partnerships

Exec VP/COO GTE Financial

C4 Spinal Cord Injured 2013

Recovered and Walking

Sheila Tramontana-Volunteer

Chair - Marketing/Sponsorship

Head Committee Chair

Son - C6 Spinal Cord Injured


Aaron Lopez - Volunteer

Ambassador Sponsorships

C7 Spinal Cord Injured


Tighten the Drag Foundation Inc is registered as a Florida Non Profit Corporation. All members are Volunteer. No member of the Board or Committee takes a percentage of donations or benefits from the organization in any way. 


If YOU would like to be a Volunteer, please send us a message at Subject: Committee Volunteer



Amanda Ramella Marrero 

Vice President-2020-2023

Catherine Schmidt

Secretary 2023




Sheila Tramontana

Events Coordinator

Melissa Tramontana

Director-Fishing Tournament

Capt Matt Tramontana

Treasurer 2020-2023  

Catherine Schmidt 



Chad Burney, GTE Financial

Ambassador Adaptive Activities

Capt Aaron Lopez


Sherry Fee


Matt Tramontana

TR Finney

Event Host/MC Fishing

James Malz, Angler Armory

Event Set Up Crew/Load-Unload/

Transport Committee

Raffle Committee

Big Rob Tramontana

T.R. Finney

Rene Monje

Matt Gaydos


Team Tighten Volunteers

Ciara Gaydos

Matt Gaydos

Sherry Fee

Erin Whatley
TR Finney

Rachel Hoffman

Rene Monje

Ashley Manseau

Paul Fleming

Amanda Marrero

Scholarship Committee

Sheila Tramontana

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