Our Dedicated Leadership

Albert Manero  President
Albert leads the team to grow Limbitless Solutions’ impact and to encourage others to dream big dreams in engineering. He is a three time graduate from the University of Central Florida and holds a doctorate in mechanical engineering.
 

John Sparkman Vice President, Technology Director
John is the director of technology for Limbitless. You can find him in the lab dreaming up new ideas —and making them a reality. He is a two time graduate from the University of Central Florida with a master’s degree in mechanical engineering, and now mentors students and  helping build the next generation of innovators.
 

Nat Jones Financial Director and Treasurer
Nat is the financial director and treasurer for Limbitless Solutions. He is currently studying for his Masters in Business Administration at the University of Central Florida, and is working to grow the non-profit’s financial resources to continue to serve more families looking for 3DHope.
  

Dominique Courbin Director of Production
Dominique is the director of production at Limbitless, and supports the logistics and hands-on efforts to make every arm special for each Limbitless recipient. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Central Florida, and is actively involved in mentoring the Limbitless Scholars Program participants learning design and manufacturing skills.
 

Angie Carloss Logistics Director

Angie is the Logistics Director for Limbitless Solutions. She is a two time graduate from the University of Central Florida, and recently completed her Master of Public Administration degree. She previously was a founding member and vice president of Rock Pink, a Florida based non-profit raising awareness and support for local breast cancer programs.

Jacey Poppell Advancement Director

Jacey is the Director for Advancement & Corporate and Foundation Relations for the University of Central Florida Foundation. She supports the fundraising and advancement for Limbitless Solutions, helping to grow our impact for our bionic kids. She is a two time graduate from the University of Central Florida, and holds a Masters in Mass Communication.

Mrudula Peddinti Branding Director

Mrudula is the Branding Director at Limbitless Solutions, creating and supporting the visual arts, branding, and media projects and assets. She graduated with a dual bachelor’s degree focused in Graphic Design and Web Design at the University of Central Florida. Mrudula’s focuses include developing engaging digital storytelling to create a more inclusive future.

Matt Dombrowski School of Visual Arts and Design Professor

Matt is an Assistant Professor in the School of Visual Arts and Design (SVAD) for the University of Central Florida. He brings his visual arts, marketing and commercial production experience to his research at UCF. His research focuses on the melding of current digital media technologies, practices and techniques to utilize digital art in the development of interactive experiences beyond entertainment.

Peter Smith School Of Visual Arts and Design Professor

Peter is an Assistant Professor of Game Design in Digital Media at the University of Central Florida. He earned his Ph.D. in Modelling & Simulation in 2012, and brings over 15 years of experience designing games for education and training for education, military, health, and other industries. He is the founder of the Serious Games Showcase & Challenge, the longest running competition recognizing innovation in serious games. He also has a passion for both playing and creating games.

What We Believe

Limbitless Solutions is a non-profit organization devoted to building a generation of innovators who use their skills and passion to improve the world around them. We believe that no family should have to pay for their child to receive an arm. 

Our Board
Of Directors

Dr. Deborah German, Board Chair
Vice President of Medical Affairs,
Dean of the College of Medicine, UCF

David Walsh
UCF Trustee

Michael Georgiopoulos, PhD
Dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science, UCF

Tracy Clark

Dale Jackson
Community & Industry Representative

Anne Smallwood
PharmacoEconomic and Health Outcomes Research Representative

Janet Owen
Vice President for Government Relations and Associate General Counsel, UCF

Brendan Jones
Limbitless Solutions

Michelle Hawley
Limbitless Solutions

Our Officers

Albert Manero, PhD
President

John Sparkman
Vice President

Tera Alcala
Secretary

Nat Jones
Treasurer

2019 Meeting Schedule

January 28, 2019, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Location: MH 395E
Call-in number: 1-888-670-3525
Participant code: 7515227130

May 22, 2019, 3:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Location: MH 395E
Call-in number: 1-888-670-3525
Participant code: 7515227130

September 23, 2019, 11:00 to 12:00 p.m.
Location: MH 395E
Call-in number: 1-888-670-3525
Participant code: 7515227130

March 20, 2019, 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Research Pavilion 302
Call-in number: 1-888-670-3525
Participant code: 7515227130

July 23, 2019, 3:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Location: MH 395E
Call-in number: 1-888-670-3525
Participant code: 7515227130

November 18, 2019, 11:00 to 12:00 p.m.
Location: MH 395E
Call-in number: 1-888-670-3525
Participant code: 7515227130

Our UCF Faculty

Limbitless Solutions is a non-profit organization devoted to building a generation of innovators who use their skills.

Our Incredible Volunteers

Limbitless Solutions is a non-profit organization devoted to building a generation of innovators who use their skills.

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