Jane Grace

J A N E G R A C E Emeritus Jane Grace has served on our board for the past 20 years. She is a long time resident of Newport, RI and Palm Beach, FL. She has been a philanthropic protector of at-risk children and abused animals in both of those communities for decades. She […]

Alan Scheur

A L A N S C H E U R Alan has extensive background and experience in the financial services arena where his career spanned nearly four decades. Alan is the recently retired Chief Financial Officer of Fidelity Investments (FMR LLC) a position he held for nine years. Prior to joining Fidelity, Alan was a senior executive […]

Jim McCann

J I M M C C A N N A Board member for over 20 years, Jim is a true evangelist for First Serve.  Jim is a successful luxury realtor with Christie’s International Real Estate.  Jim is also a trustee of The Palm Beach Day Academy.  He was born and raised in Garden City, New […]

Sue Bushman

S U E B U S H M A N Susan graduated from University of Vermont where she competed on the tennis team.  After college she pursued a career as a chef and cooked for a number of prestigious Boston caterers. Soon after she started one of Boston’s first pet sitting businesses Creature Comforts which she […]

Rob Bushman

R O B B U S H M A N Rob is a graduate of Tulane University School of Business.  He was with Fayez Sarofim and Texas Commerce Bank in Houston. He is currently president of RPB Corp. He and his wife, Sue, live in Boston and Palm Beach. Go back to Faculty Page

Luke Kurtz

L U K E K U R T Z Luke Kurtz is Vice President of Legal Affairs for U.S. Sugar. Kurtz joined the company in 2017 as part of the Senior Leadership Team.  He is responsible for managing the company’s legal risks and opportunities and assisting other members of the organization execute on strategic objectives. […]

Paul Van der Grift

P A U L V A N D E R G R I F T President Paul is the president of the board of directors of First Serve, a non-profit organization that works with at risk youth and law enforcement to reduce violence and break the patterns of poverty in under-served communities in Palm Beach […]