Stanton G. Reed

Board Member

Stanton services as a Valencia College tenured business and accounting professor and a facilitator for Valencia College’s Peace and Justice Institute, Bridges for Success cohort program, and Molding Men for Tomorrow. Additionally, Stanton serves as a co-creator and facilitator for Unhurried Design in Orlando, Florida.
In addition to his role as a tenured professor, Stanton served as Valencia College’s interim campus president for Osceola, Lake Nona, and Poinciana campuses. Prior to this role, he served a three-year commitment as college wide faculty President-Elect, President, and Past-President. His experiences in these various roles of service have broadened his understanding of organizational systems, higher education, human relationships, and the importance of building teams with accountability and empathy.

Stanton has served as Vice President of Finance/Chief Financial Officer for Hospice of the Comforter, Senior Executive/Treasurer/Chief Financial Officer for Southeastern Conference of Seventh Day Adventist, Associate Vice-President of Finance/Chief Operating Officer non-academic programs for Oakwood University, Director of Business Development for Orlando Regional Healthcare System (now Orlando Health), and Chief Financial Officer for Loma Linda University School of Medicine. These experiences deepen his practice of fiscal responsibility and human stewardship.

Stanton earned his undergraduate degree in accounting and business administration from Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama. He earned his Master of Business Administration from Rollins College Crummer Graduate School of Business in Winter Park, Florida. He is a retired Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the state of Florida. Over his career of 40 years of service, he has worked and taught in the fields of education, business, and accounting. Stanton enjoys engaging and learning with others using story, vulnerability, and transparency. His watch phrase is “Hard Work Earns Results”.

What does Justice mean to you?
Justice Ministries is actively listening to serve with empathy, love, and acceptance.