Pam Ryan Anderson
President and Member of the CCV Board of Directors
Pam Ryan Anderson is the owner and Broker of Ryan Realty, working as a Realtor in Clearwater since 1989. In business, Pam has been extremely successful operating off the basic principal that she treats her clients as she would want to be treated. Pam is married to the wonderful Joel Anderson, and mother of two great girls, Melissa and Amanda Ryan. Pam contributes literally hundreds of community service hours every year, and is the recipient of the 2004 Pinellas Realtor Organization’s Community Award for providing the most community service of any Realtor that year.
As the volunteer President of CCV, it is Pam’s responsibility to ensure that each and every event takes place flawlessly, is well attended and that the purposes of the event and CCV are fulfilled. In addition, Pam is the Director of the crew the handles the decorating of Winter Wonderland, working very closely with her husband, Joel, who is the Director of the crew that builds Winter Wonderland each year. Currently, Pam is also the Director for The Easter Egg Hunt! Her daughter Melissa is the youngest member of CCV, and has been actively contributing as a working member since she was only 14 years old, also making her one of the most senior members of the group. Amanda takes a more back seat place in the planning, but volunteers at each and every event that CCV puts on. This is truly a family that strives to give back to the community that they live and work in.
Executive Vice President and Member of the CCV Board of Directors
Debra obtained her Bachelor of Science from California State University Fresno in Information Systems, Magna Cum Laude. Her career has included nearly 30 years as a software engineer, real estate sales, and is currently the owner of Tampa Web Design Pro, a web design firm. She has been involved with the Clearwater Community Volunteers since 2001. She and her husband John have 3 children and 2 granddaughters!
For nine years, ending in 2010, Debra was the Director of Entertainment for all CCV events. In early 2011 she moved up to become Pam’s “right hand,” and together they have engineered more expansion and better organization for CCV, with the purpose of creating even more successful community events.
Rita Michaels is a new resident here in Clearwater, Florida. She recently moved to Clearwater in August 2011 to start her own bookkeeping practice, Shure Bookkeeping, Inc.
Rita is from Los Angeles, California, where she worked in the field of finance for close to 25 years. Many of those years were spent in the corporate world working with entrepreneurs and big corporations including the entertainment world of Neopets, Inc. (Neopets.com) and Nickelodean Virtual Worlds Group, a subsidiary of MTV Networks, Inc.
Rita wanted to join a fun and exciting volunteer group within the Clearwater community and found the Clearwater Community Volunteers. Rita is now a part of our team as Treasury Secretary, where her finance abilities will be put to good use for a great cause.
Board of Directors
Joanie Sigal has been a professional volunteer for Clearwater, Pinellas County and the state of Florida for the past 16 years. She is the Chairman of Clearwater Community Volunteers and the Co-Chairman of Florida Citizens for Social Reform (a grassroots advocacy organization for the improvement of social ills in the state of Florida). She has been on the foundation board for Clearwater Jazz Holiday for 10 years. Joanie is co-producer and co-founder of the Golden Age Theater in Clearwater. This theater does dramatic readings of pulp fiction stories by author, L. Ron Hubbard. Joanie is also a wonderful singer and has performed in many different venues around the state – both solo and with Tom Godfrey as Broadway & Beyond. She is wife to Steve and mother to two wonderful sons – Adam and Brian – and is the mother-in-law of two wonderful young women – Jeanie – who is married to Adam; and Conny, soon to be married to Brian. Joanie and her husband are partners in SJS Associates – a marketing firm, specializing in email marketing. She is also a Mary Kay skin care consultant.