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10 to Contend in 2010

10 to Contend in 2010

December 30, 2009

From real estate and health care to the football field and the political arena, these 10 leaders will impact all facets of East County life in the new year.

10 to Contend: Rex Jensen

10 to Contend: Rex Jensen

December 30, 2009

Twenty years ago, Rex Jensen owned his own consulting business and didn't think he would fit in at Schroeder-Manatee Ranch. Now two decades later, the company's president and CEO has seen his predecessors' vision of a bustling master-planned community come to fruition.

10 to Contend: Helen Sosso

10 to Contend: Helen Sosso

December 30, 2009

Earlier this month, Prudential Palms Realty President and CEO Helen Sosso acquired Lakewood Ranch Realty, fulfilling a desire to establish a presence in the master-planned community.

10 to Contend: Dr. Dwight Fitch

10 to Contend: Dr. Dwight Fitch

December 30, 2009

As one of the leading radiation specialists with 21st Century Oncology, Dr. Dwight Fitch is using his talents — quite literally — to save lives in Lakewood Ranch. Fitch is leading some of the country's most advanced experimental treatments to great success.

10 to Contend: Lori Basilone

10 to Contend: Lori Basilone

December 30, 2009

As the Community Activities Director for Lakewood Ranch, Lori Basilone organizes nearly a dozen events throughout the year. She's the woman behind all the fun in the East County community.

10 to Contend: Jaden Hair

10 to Contend: Jaden Hair

December 30, 2009

Lakewood Ranch's Jaden Hair is one of the East County’s most endearing people — and certainly the community’s most famous chef. Since releasing her first cookbook, "The Steamy Kitchen Cookbook," last fall, Hair's fame has grown nationwide with appearances on 'The Today Show' and 'The CBS Early Show.'

10 to Contend: Dr. Bob McCann

10 to Contend: Dr. Bob McCann

December 30, 2009

As a candidate for the District 67 state representative seat, River Club resident Dr. Bob McCann is the only candidate with experience in both law and medicine. His philosophy should appeal to conservatives: less government coupled with more personal responsibility equals more progress.

10 to Contend: Greg Steube

10 to Contend: Greg Steube

December 30, 2009

At 31 years old, Greg Steube is the youngest candidate vying for State Rep. Ron Reagan's District 67 seat. The Bradenton native also is the only candidate to have a background in agriculture and law and experience working directly with the Legislature.

10 to Contend: Brett Timmons

10 to Contend: Brett Timmons

December 30, 2009

Four years ago, The Out-of-Door Academy football coach Brett Timmons was handed a group of players who knew almost nothing about football. In 2009, Timmons saw the first of his goals come to fruition when the Thunder captured their first district title and advanced to the Class 1B state semifinals.

10 to Contend: Paul Chetlain

10 to Contend: Paul Chetlain

December 30, 2009

Paul Chetlain is responsible for the maintenance of Lakewood Ranch's ponds and landscaping. The Bradenton native is working to use innovative and green technologies to reduce or eliminate the battle between a pleasing landscape and a healthy one.



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