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The Cygnet School Board of Directors

Dr. Wendy Bradshaw


Dr. Bradshaw founded The Cygnet School. She obtained her Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction in 2015 and has over two decades of experience in the field of education.  In addition to serving as the board president, she is the Director and an instructor at the school and is the parent of a Cygnet student. She has served on the board of several non-profit organizations including the Children's Home Society and the RCE Foundation. 

Matt Wade

Mr. Wade is owns several local businesses and has decades of experience in financial management. He has served on the board of several non-profit organizations, including Mission Possible of Lakeland.  He is also the father of two current Cygnet Students.

Doug Bowne


Mr. Bowne graduated from Florida Southern College (1972) with a degree in Accounting. Mr. Bowne served as the President of MidFlorida Schools Credit Union for over twenty years and has served on the boards of several non-profit organizations, including Talbot House Ministries and the United Methodist Temple Church Council.

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