Board of Directors

Pam Ryan Anderson

President and Member of the CCV Board of Directors

Pam Ryan, PresidentPam 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 event takes place flawlessly, is well attended and that the purposes of the event and CCV are fulfilled. Pam also is very involved in expanding CCV’s reach into the community, adding new groups to help on a regular basis.   In addition, Pam is in charge of building, decoration and running Winter Wonderland, working very closely with her husband, Joel, who is in charge of the crew that builds Winter Wonderland each year.  One of Pam’s best assets is taking care of the volunteers that arrive to help at any of the CCV events, often personally baking to keep everyone happy and coming back.  Pam’s motto is to keep it fun while pulling off major events and making as many happy kids as is possible.

Rita Michaels

Treasury Secretary

Rita Michaels, Treasury Secretary

Rita Michaels is the CCV Finance Director and a Board Member.

Rita moved to and currently resides in Clearwater since 2011.  She owns her own bookkeeping practice here in Florida for the past 11 years.

Rita was born and raised in Los Angeles, California and has worked in the field of finance for close to 35+ years.

When she came here, she wanted to join a fun and exciting volunteer group within the Clearwater community and found the Clearwater Community Volunteers.  She has been a part of the CCV team for over 11 years now running the finance area.

Board of Directors

Joanie Sigal


Joanie Sigal, ChairmanJoanie Sigal has been a professional volunteer for Clearwater, Pinellas County and the state of Florida for the past 16 years. In addition to serving as the Chairman of Clearwater Community Volunteers, she has been on the foundation board for Clearwater Jazz Holiday for 20 years and is the Education Chair. Joanie is co-producer and co-founder of the L. Ron Hubbard East Coast Theatre in Clearwater. This theatre 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; mother to two wonderful sons – Adam and Brian; and grandmother to Pixie, Strider, Willow and Emery. Joanie and her husband are partners in SJS Associates – a marketing firm, specializing in email marketing. They also have the largest podcast in the area of addiction – The Addiction Podcast – Point of No Return.  Their mission with the podcast is to bring hope to those suffering from drug and alcohol addiction.

Daniela Nessen


Daniela started volunteering with the Clearwater Community Volunteers after she attended their Fashions with Flair fundraiser in 2016.
Daniela is originally from Germany and moved to Clearwater in 2007 with her American husband and her 2 children.
She is now the Co-Chair of Fashions with Flair as well as the Secretary of the Board of Directors.
Daniela speaks multiple languages and loves to travel. She’s working full time and yet finds time to volunteer hundreds of hours every year for a good cause. Giving back to the community and supporting those in need is important in today’s world and sets a great example for others.