Meet our Staff

Judy Boles

Executive Director

Judy Boles retired from BellSouth as the Regional Manager in October 2002 after a 35 year career.

She served on many boards and organizations over the years.  She was past Chair of the Santa Fe College Board of Trustees, and past Chair of the Santa Fe College Endowment Board on which she served 22 years.  Judy was also past Chair of the Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce and the Council for Economic Outreach.
Judy is a Broker Associate with Coldwell Banker M.M. Parrish Realtors and loves helping people.
Judy joined The Education Foundation of Alachua County as Executive Director in January 2012.  She loves working with students and helping them succeed in life!  Her passion is education and she feels fortunate to be able to work with such a great organization!
She is married to Roy Boles, has two daughters, Chris & Kim, and four grandchildren!

Rachel Debigare

 Program Director

Rachel graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation, Parks and Tourism, specializing in Event Management. She got involved with The Education Foundation while in college, volunteering with the special events, but she stayed because of the impact that the Foundation makes on local students to help them brighten their futures.

More coming soon.