Israel Valentin is a Florida native born and raised in Fort Myers. Israel attended local schools and graduated from Fort Myers High School. He went on to attend Hodges University. After graduation from high school, Israel entered the Army National Guard where he served 10 years. While working with the National Guard, Israel began working with individuals with disabilities. Israel has worked in Intermediate Care Facilities for over 20 years. In his free time, he coaches basketball with a traveling youth team and at the YMCA. Israel believes in giving back to his community.
Tracie Miller was born in Lockport, New York. She relocated to Cape Coral when she was 16 years old. Tracie graduated from Cape Coral High School in 1989. She started in this field 18 years ago as a direct care staff for an Intermediate Care Facility (ICF/DD). She has also had training in the Florida Medicaid Waiver throughout the years as a home manager, an adult day program assistant director and now an adult day program director. In 2007 Tracie decided to go to college and get her Associates Degree in Psychology and graduated in 2010.