Leadership St Pete® Announces Executive and Planning Committee Appointments

Posted On 08/21/2019 by St. Pete Chamber
Leadership St. Pete Planning Committee Members 2020


August 21, 2019 

ST. PETERSBURG, FLORIDALeadership St. Pete® (LSP) announces the selection of the Executive and Planning Committees for the Class of 2020. 

The LSP Executive Committee includes:

  • LSP Chair: Madeline McCarthy, TJM Properties
  • LSP Chair-Elect: Lucinda Grant, City of St. Petersburg
  • LSP Immediate Past Chair: Tee Grizzard, Lassiter Ware Insurance
  • LSP Alumni Association President: Markus Hughes, City of St. Petersburg
  • St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce: Chris Steinocher, President & CEO

To serve on the LSP Planning Committee, candidates submit a written application. The Executive Committee reviews all applications and selects members based upon the committee and seminar needs of the program for the upcoming year. Those selected to serve must be both active LSP Alumni Association members and active Chamber of Commerce members. 

Planning Committee members for the Class of 2020 include:

  • Jinx Ashforth, LSP Class of 2019
  • Kate Bauer-Jones, Future Forward, LSP Class of 2019
  • Mike Brassaw, Execute to Excel, LSP Class of 2018
  • Nikki Bromley, Pinstripe Marketing, LSP Class of 2018
  • Dr. Sheron Brown,  Tampa Bay Healthcare Collaborative, LSP Class of 2018
  • Scott Callison, Suncoast Credit Union, LSP class of 2018
  • Tim Church, The Franchise Group, LSP Class of 2015
  • Agathe Daskalides, Bandes Construction, LSP Class of 2019
  • Matt Dieter, LSP Class of 2013
  • Jeremy Dobes, PSCU, LSP Class of 2019
  • Eric Douthirt, USF St. Petersburg, Kate Tiedemann College of Business, LSP Class of 2013
  • Sonja Felton, LSP Class of 2013
  • Michael Funsch, RBC Wealth Management, LSP Class of 2017
  • Ashby Green, Gazelle Capital, LSP Class of 2016
  • Audrey Grounds, Rococo Steak, LSP Class of 2017
  • Tyler Hayden, Phillips, Hayden & Labbee, LLP, LSP Class of 2017
  • Candace Hulcher, Northwestern Mutual, LSP Class of 2010
  • Powers Kane, A-LIGN, LSP Class of 2019
  • Bryan King, Hillsborough County, LSP Class of 2017
  • Kristine Kirstein, Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital, LSP Class of 2016
  • Maggie Knaust, LSP Class of 2016
  • George Lofton, St. Petersburg Police Department, LSP Class of 2015
  • Clark Lohmiller, King Engineering, LSP Class of 2016
  • Mike Magidson, Johnson, Pope, Bokor, Ruppel & Burns, LLP, LSP Class of 2018
  • Dee Menzer, Trenam Law, LSP Class of 2017
  • Bianca Mieses, CI Group, LSP Class of 2019
  • Greg Newman, PNC, LSP Class of 2018
  • Kurt Peterson, Keystone Capital Resources, LSP Class of 2006 
  • Lindsay Petty, Pyper, Inc., LSP Class of 2017
  • Jeff Rathmell, Freedom Bank, LSP Class of 2017
  • Jennifer Reed, Boys & Girls Club of the Suncoast, LSP Class of 2019
  • Tobin Robeck, Construction Casualty Insurance, LSP Class of 2013
  • Julie Rocco, Foundation for a Healthy St. Petersburg, LSP Class of 2019
  • Meiko Seymour, Pinellas Community Church, LSP Class of 2019
  • Cassandra Smalley, Doyle Wealth Management, LSP Class of 2018
  • Lynne Stamey, Registered Dietitian/Nutrition Consultant, LSP Class of 2019
  • Rachael Stanger, Sarah Chaves Law Office, LSP Class of 2018
  • Paul Stellrecht, City of St. Petersburg, LSP Class of 2012
  • Debbie Turner, LSP Class of 2016
  • Mila Turtle, Turtle Moon Graphics, Inc, LSP Class of 2019
  • Matt Walker, George F. Young, Inc, LSP Class of 2019
  • Ashley Ward-Singleton, Jenkins Law PL, LSP Class of 2018
  • Melissa Williams, Finley Williams Law, PA, LSP Class of 2018
  • Megan Watson Kramer, Eckerd College, LSP Class of 2002
  • Todd Youngs, Doyle Wealth Management, LSP Class of 2019

Please direct media inquiries regarding LSP to one of the following media contacts:

Lindsay Petty
LSP Marketing Committee Chair
lindsay@pyperinc.com 727-688-5071

Madeline McCarthy
Chair, LSP Class of 2020
madelinermccarthy@gmail.com 727-542-8934

Lucinda Grant
Chair-Elect, LSP Class of 2021
lucinda.grant@stpete.org 727-893-7441

About Leadership St. Pete®

The mission of LSP is to identify, recruit and develop leaders who represent the diversity of our city and who will assume future leadership roles in our community. The LSP program is made possible through the generous support of community partners like Duke Energy, Eckerd Leadership Development Institute, Heritage Insurance and Collaborative Labs at St. Petersburg College, Patron Sponsors of the Class of 2018. Learn more at www.leadershipstpete.com

About the St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce® 

The St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce®, originally founded in 1899, now serves over 1,300 member businesses and organizations. Continually identifying ways to create and enhance opportunities to do business in St. Petersburg, the Chamber works to improve the local economic climate and to build a thriving business environment. The Chamber represents perspectives of local business in St. Petersburg, providing and fostering leadership on important business and community issues. Information is available at stpete.com