Who are we? Read our story

Quest, Inc. supports Central Floridians with developmental disabilities by offering choices and opportunities to live, learn, work and play.

Our mission, through quality and innovation, is to build communities where people with disabilities achieve their goals. As the premier provider through our comprehensive service offerings, children and adults imagine and achieve their goals. For over 50 years, Quest, Inc. has transformed the lives of thousands of individuals with developmental disabilities.



When you choose HOPE,
anything is possible...



Meet the Leadership Team

John Gill
President | CEO

Brooke Eakins
Chief Operating Officer

Todd Thrasher
Chief Financial Officer

Sara Oliver
Chief Human Resources Officer

John Dogaer
Senior Vice President | Information Technology

Eb Blakely
Vice President | Behavioral Services

Rob Cage
Vice President | Client Advancement & Skill Development

Rochelle Brockington
Vice President | Finance, Planning and Analysis

Mark Garstka
Vice President | I.D.E.A.S.

Bob Haight
Vice President | Philanthropy

Meet the Board of Directors

Andrew Hebert
Board Chair | Sr. Vice President, Commercial Lender - CenterState Bank

 

Steve Stanford
Vice Chair / Treasurer | Sr. Vice President, Wealth Management - Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management

 

Kyle Becker
Secretary | Commissioner -
City of Apopka

 

Hedi Ago
IT Utility Director - Orlando Utilities Commission

 

Suzanne Bennett, CPA
Past Board Chair | Red Gate Solutions

 

Michael G. Candiotti, Esq.
Attorney - Latham, Shuker, Eden and Beaudine, LLP

 

Jack Cadden
Partner, Audit Services -
RSM US LLP

 

Becky Cherney
Retired, President & CEO - Florida Health Care Coalition

 

Mark Crandall

Mark Crandall
Chief Information Officer, Consulate Health Care

 

Chris Crockett
Honorary Board Member | Senior Vice President, Commercial Banking Team Leader - SunTrust Bank

 

Lavinia Dierking
General Counsel - AAA

 

James Gallagher
Board Chair Emeritus | Sales Manager Orlando - Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits

 

Kathy Garrett, M.D.
Past President - Medical Center Radiology Group

 

Randy Halley
Managing Principal - Summit Utilities Consulting

 

Eric Jackson
Board Member Emeritus | President & CEO - Total Roof Services

 

Scot LaFerté
Honorary Board Member | Vice President, Human Resources - Universal Orlando Resort

 

Doug Lord
Resource Development Chair | General Manager, Disney’s Boardwalk Resort at Walt Disney World

 

Jeremy Niedfeldt
Senior Managing Consultant - PFM Financial Advisors LLC

 

Dawn Olivardia
Treasurer/Finance Chair | Partner - Grant Thornton, LLP

 

Bernadette Spong
Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer - Orlando Health

 

Chakri Toleti
Honorary Board Member | Founder & CEO - HealthGrid

 

Ron Whalen
Vice President - Roger B. Kennedy Construction Co

 

Meet the Tampa Advisory Board

Steve Bernstein
Regional Managing Partner - Fisher Phillips LLP

 

Noel Boeke, Esq.
Partner - Holland & Knight

 

Michael E. Griffin
Market Leader - Savills

 

Lynette Reynolds
Chief Implementation Officer/Founder - Monarch Business Consultants

 

  • What Residents Say

    “Never ever think that you can't live on your own because it's always possible that you can.”

    BRAD Resident / Quest Village
  • What Parents Say

    “My daughter loves it. She loves the staff because they take good care of all of the campers that go there. She starts preparing to go back to camp the day I pick her up! I feel very comfortable; she’s safe and I’m satisfied.”

    MARY Parent / Quest's Camp Thunderbird
  • What Team Members Say

    “The work environment at Quest is one that is unparalleled. Fellow employees are always willing to help and inspiration is constantly provided by leadership.”

    MICHELLE Marketing and Communications Coordinator / Quest, Inc.