Board of Directors
I Am Aria's Board of Directors serves as the governing body charged with providing oversight and counsel on matters related to the organization’s mission, vision, strategic plan, and financial sustainability. The composition of the board reflects a broad range of expertise, with all members demonstrating a strong commitment to fostering the safety and well-being of children through creative outlets.
Founder & CEO
Laurie Best (Pseudonym L. B. Anne)
Owner, JOA Press Publishing, Best-selling Author, Founder, IAMARIA.org.
Educator, Pinellas County twenty-nine years.
Real Estate Broker, Paulette Julien Real Estate, Retired Deputy Chief, Orange County Corrections.
CoPastor, The Restoration Church, Author, Owner, The Master’s Piece Boutique.
Owner, Mindi Trimble Mentoring.
Contributing Writer, Well-Watered Women, Homeschool Educator.
Clinical Research Professional.