FORT MYERS, Fla. (June 15, 2017) – Wayne Chevalier has joined the Fort Myers Police Foundation board of directors as a trustee.
For the past 25 years, Chevalier has owned and operated Greentree Services with his wife Laura, a company providing mental and behavioral health services to nursing homes. Prior to Greentree Services, Chevalier spent 20 years in management and marketing positions in the computer services and software industries.
He has been a resident of the Colonial Country Club community in Fort Myers since 2006 when he relocated from the Akron-Canton, Ohio area. He has been a part of the leadership team of the South Akron Youth Mentorship, a nonprofit that mentors youth in high-poverty areas and continues his involvement as president of the advisory council for SAYM. For the past seven years, he has also led a team from Next Level Church in a mentorship program for children of the Renaissance Preserve community in Dunbar.
The Fort Myers Police Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose goal is to help build a stronger bond between the community and its local police department. All funds raised by the Police Foundation go toward purchasing lifesaving equipment for the Fort Myers Police Department and the community it serves. Since its formation in 2014, the Police Foundation has raised more than $150,000 that has gone toward purchasing medical kits for patrol cars, ballistic shields, electronic ear protection for shooting ranges, a Meggitt FATS® L7 compact training simulator, a K-9 and more.
For more information, visit www.fortmyerspolicefoundation.org.