Paul Miller, President

Paul Miller (Michael Spooneybarger, UWF Division of Research and Strategic Innovation)Paul Miller has been a non-profit executive and business professional with a diverse background in research and development, process and project management, grant-writing, innovation, adult education, safety and operations. He has leveraged his expertise in the areas of process and business development, learning styles, marketing, sales, communication and support, to help clients improve efficiency and growth.

He concentrates on transferrable skill-sets in diverse fields with clients who are in transition, from high school, the military, or to a new career.

Paul started his working life on farms and in restaurants learning how to plan and execute in an environment where every action is a customer service interaction and believes that should be the same no matter what your endeavor.

Paul has majors in History and Organizational Management from USF and Keuka College.

A native Floridian, he and his wife have recently transplanted back to Florida after 25 years in New York to live closer to their son and daughter-in-law. He intensely hates the cold, and is very happy to be home.

Jolee Martin, Business Advisor

Jolee Martin

Jolee Martin brings more than 20 years of operational and leadership experience to the FloridaMakes team. Her background in corporate leadership and strategy, quality management, change management, training, and product management provides second-stage client companies with the insight to grow their company to the next level. Jolee is uniquely qualified to not only provide insight, but to use this insight to ask the needed questions to drive action. She has applied her skills in operations and elevating leadership across a wide range of industries including manufacturing, distribution, logistics, mining, medical services, and call centers.  In her career, Jolee has held positions as a project manager, senior consultant, director of operations, continuous improvement liason, and others.  She has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Master of Business Administration with focuses in International Business and Financial Analysis.