Jon Reynolds opened his business, Marine Masters, on North Padre Island in 2001 to exceed the repair & maintenance needs of the boating community. Mr. Reynolds has more than 30 years in the marine industry, beginning his career at Ingram Industries and continuing his training/certification at Marine Dynamics, and Island Marine. Jon was first elected to the Island Foundation board in 2014 to serve as the Vice President of Vision & Planning. He has continued to serve on the Board as Seashore Charter Schools Liaison, and Board President. Jon diligently believes in serving his community and providing positive leadership for our youth. Mr. Reynolds volunteered for 2 years on the Padre Island Business Association’s Board and is Assistant Troop Master for Boy Scouts of America Troop 949. He is also an NRA, BSA, and 4H certified shotgun shooting sports coach for Nueces County 4H Trap & Skeet Club. Jon and his family reside on North Padre Island where they enjoy spending time boating, SCUBA diving, and riding motorcycles.
As an entrepreneur specializing in Internet Destination Marketing, Mr. Shia has led 5 new ventures from initial planning phases all the way thru to maturity, joint venture, and most recently acquisition. Mr. Shia's firm Destination Advantage LLC is based on North Padre Island and engages work with cities, states, regions, and venues to develop customized Internet Destination Sales & Marketing programs that deliver measurable results
Cathy Maingot was elected to the Seashore Charter School board in December 2012 and has held numerous positions over the last 9 years serving her community. She has spent 26 years in the trade compliance industry and currently serves as a global trade compliance executive at Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Prior to HPE, Cathy worked at JCPenney Corporate in Plano Texas ensuring compliance of import trade laws and regulations, including supporting store expansions in multiple Latin America markets. Cathy also worked at a Customs Broker Firm as the licensed US Customs broker. She holds a Bachelor of Art and a Master of Business Administration from St. Mary’s University in San Antonio Texas. Cathy and her family reside on North Padre Island where they enjoy spending time at the beach with family and friends.
Sarah Greaud has been a part of the Seashore Family for over five years, serving on both Seashore Parent Association and the Island Foundation Board as a director and now the Liason. She lives on the island with her husband, two kids and her dog. She is a local realtor at Coastline Properties and owns a portrait photography studio here on the island. She participates in many local groups and clubs and enjoys volunteering at Seashore and around the island community.
Jaclyn Mahlmann was voted to serve on the Board in April 2021. Jaclyn earned a Bachelors in Finance from Texas A&M University at College Station and a Master of Business Administration from Brenau University in Gainesville, GA. She has worked in Higher Education administration for over 20 years and is currently Vice President for Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer at Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi. Jaclyn and her husband, Michael, have one son who attended both Seashore Early Childhood Academy’s after school program and Seashore Learning Center, and is now at Seashore Middle Academy.
Ben Smith was voted to serve on the Board in March 2021. Ben earned his Bachelors in Environmental Geology from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas and a Masters of Divinity from Asbury Theological Seminary in Lexington, Kentucky. He served in church ministries in Florida and Georgia for 18 years before opening his own insurance agency in 2013, Treybig Insurance. Ben and his wife Jenn and their three sons moved to North Padre Island in 2018 and relocated his business here. Two sons attended Seashore Middle Academy.