Jennifer Simms will primarily be responsible for coordinating fundraising events.
Four local organizations gave a total of $62,000 in funding.
The agency was selected based on growth in the number of children served, quality and length of mentoring matches, and increased revenues.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast recently added Daniel Carter to its board of directors.
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement recently gave Joy Mahler the John and Reve Walsh Award.
Big donations to Easter Seals Southwest Florida, USF Sarasota-Manatee's veterans' programs and Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast.