LEAP Tampa Bay Leadership

Our partners make an impact by serving on our vision and leadership councils, helping to shape strategies that are increasing the attainment of college degrees and high-quality credentials in Tampa Bay.

Vision Council

Dr. Ken Atwater
President
Hillsborough Community College

Dr. Stacy Baier
President
Pinellas Education Foundation

Ken Burke
Clerk of the Circuit Court
Pinellas County

Mayor Jane Castor
City of Tampa

Dr. Steven Currall
President
University of South Florida System

Dr. Paul Dosal
Vice President Student Affairs &
Student Success
University of South Florida

Jeff Eakins
Superintendent
Hillsborough County Public Schools

Bill Goede
Tampa Bay Market President
Bank of America

Dr. Michael Grego
Superintendent
Pinellas County Schools

Kim Jowell
President
Hillsborough Education Foundation

Paul Luna
President & CEO
Helios Education Foundation

Laurie Meggesin
Executive Director
Florida College Access Network

Sandy Murman
Commissioner
Hillsborough County

Craig Richard
President & CEO
Tampa Hillsborough Economic
Development Corporation

Bob Rohrlack
President & CEO
Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce

Marlene Spalten
President & CEO
Community Foundation of Tampa Bay

Dr. Martin Tadlock
Regional Chancellor
University of South Florida St. Petersburg

Ken Welch
Commissioner
Pinellas County

Dr. Tonjua Williams
President
St. Petersburg College

Leadership Council

Karen Arnold
Chief Operating Officer
Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce

Dr. Ruthann Atchley
Associate Vice President
Community Engagement
University of South Florida

Dr. Stacy Baier
President
Pinellas Education Foundation

Michelle Bauer
Vice President of Marketing &
Operations
Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation

Ken Burke
Clerk of the Circuit Court
Pinellas County

Braulio Colón
Vice President
Florida Student Success Initiatives
Helios Education Foundation

Dr. Jesse Coraggio
Vice President
Community Impact
Community Foundation of Tampa Bay

Dr. Jake Diaz
Regional Assistant Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs
University of South Florida St. Petersburg

Jennifer Dull
Director of Strategic Planning & Policy
Pinellas County Schools

Kevin Hendrick
Associate Superintendent
Teaching & Learning Services
Pinellas County Schools

Miray Holmes
Manager for Community Partnerships & Neighborhood Engagement
City of Tampa

Kim Jowell
President
Hillsborough Education Foundation

Dr. Michelle Madden
Director of Institutional
Effectiveness & Assessment
University of South Florida St. Petersburg

Grace Maseda
Vice President
Marketing Communications
Helios Education Foundation

Laurie Meggesin
Executive Director
Florida College Access Network

Sandy Murman
Commissioner
Hillsborough County

Dr. Paul Nagy
Special Assistant to the President
Hillsborough Community College

Michael Ramsey
General Director
Career, Technical & Adult Education
Hillsborough County Public Schools

Mark Segel
Director of Strategic Initiatives
Tampa Jewish Community Centers & Federation

Ann Shaler
Senior Vice President
Bank of America

Jackie Skryd
Chief of Staff
St. Petersburg College

Marlene Spalten
President & CEO
Community Foundation of Tampa Bay

Staff

Chuck Tiernan - Director