Mandy Stark Bianchi is an award-winning professional with more than 26 years of experience in state associations and nonprofits in the Big Bend. Known for being highly creative and intuitive, Mandy has superior written, verbal and relationship-building skills that pair with her public speaking, fundraising, event planning and community relations abilities. Mandy is a 1997 graduate of Tallahassee Community College, a 2000 graduate of Florida A&M University’s School of Media, Journalism and Graphic Design and a 2013 graduate of Liberty University’s Master of Business Management and Leadership Program. She is a 2010 graduate of the Tallahassee Society of Association Executive Professional Association Leadership six-month training program as well as a 2016 graduate of the Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship Tallahassee Nonprofit Executive Program. She is a founding member of the Tallahassee Memorial Cancer Center’s Ride for Hope and has been a United Way Reading PAL, Leon County School Lunch Mentor and Meals on Wheels driver for Elder Care Services. Mandy was chosen as the 2008 Tallahassee Memorial Hospital Woman Making Magic and the 2014 Tallahassee Society of Association Executives Association Professional of the Year.