2019 Board of Governors

Executive Committee

Chair
Bill Kent, George F. Young

Immediate Past Chair
Anne Drake McMullen, Doyle Wealth Management

Chair-Elect
Ryan Griffin, Johnson Pope Bokor Ruppel & Burns, LLP

Vice Chair, Secretary/Treasurer
Shaun McClung, CBIZ MHM, LLC

Vice Chair, Grow Smarter
Dr. Sri Sundaram, USFSP

Vice Chair, Membership
Steve Westphal, Go to Steve’s

Vice Chair, Diversity & Inclusion
Jeff Baker, Duke Energy

Vice Chair, Advocacy
Martha Boden, SPCA Tampa Bay

Vice Chair, Organizational Development
Dr. Sandra Braham, Gulf Coast Jewish Family and Community Services

General Counsel (Non-Voting)
Jim Dickson, Esq., Adams and Reese LLP
Paul Carder

Voting Members:
Jim Donatelli, Regions Bank
Valerie Powell-Stafford, Northside Hospital – HCA West
Danielle Findley, Florida Print Solutions
Clint DeRonda, PNC Bank
Tash Elwyn, Raymond James Financial
Scott Gault, Bank of Tampa – Pinellas
Charley Harris, Trenam Law
Chris Scronce, Ceridian
Joshua Moore, Bayfront Health St. Pete
Sarah Artz, HSN
Manny Bhuller, The CI Group
Dr. Tashika Griffith, St. Pete College
Shameka Jones, Florida Blue
Mark Tomlinson, Hilton Bayfront
Dave Vetter, TechData
Beth Waters, Jabil
Kimberly Berfield, Johns Hopkins
Jason Jensen, Wannemacher Jensen Architects
Juliet Kyes, ActionCOACH Tampa Bay
Andy Latimer, Bluewater Media
Holly Miller Moore, TECO Peoples Gas
Scott Smith, St. Anthony’s Hospital
Bill Walsh, Tampa Bay Rays
Bob Warchola, Shumaker Loop & Kendrick LLP
Kathy Wright, Valley Bank

Ex Officio Members

Alison Barlow, Innovation District (LSPAA)
Sarah Guest, Cyberlicious (Ambassador Chair)
John Collins, St. Petersburg Arts Alliance
Tim Coop, Hancock Bank
JP DuBuque, Greater St. Petersburg Area Economic Development Corporation
Bill Edwards, The Edwards Group
Gypsy Gallardo, 2020 Plan
Bill Goede, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Garrett Pless, ASI/Progressive
Jill Wilkinson, SunTrust
Kerry Kirschner, Eckerd College
Chuck Egerter, The Guardian Eagle
Tee Grizzard, Lassiter Ware Insurance (LSP Chair)
Watson Haynes, Pinellas County Urban League
Mike Meidel, Pinellas County Economic Development (Board Liaison)
Dr. Kanika Tomalin, City of St. Petersburg (Board Liaison)
Lauren Ellis, Tucker Hall (SPYP Chair)
Jay Miller, J Square Realty & Development Corporation
Jason Mathis, Downtown Partnership
Cathy Waters, LSPAA
Freddy Williams, Boys & Girls Club of the Suncoast

Past Chairs

L.Y. Jenness 1899
A. P. Avery 1902
W. A. Holshouser 1903
F. A. Wood 1905
James D. Bell 1906
Noel A. Mitchell 1907
Roy S. Hanna 1908
A. F. Bartlett 1909
A. P. Avery 1910
S. D. Harris 1911
Lew B. Brown 1912
William L. Straub 1913
Charles R. Hall 1914
Arthur Norwood 1915
Paul R. Boardman 1916
Fred Pierce Lowe 1917
Charles R. Carter 1918
Bradford A. Lawrence 1919
William L. Watson 1920
L. Chauncey Brown 1921
Herman A. Dann 1922
John W. Coburn 1923
Bradford A. Lawrence 1924
John N. Brown 1925
Ed T. Lewis 1926
Bird M. Latham 1927
W. L. Tillinghast 1928
Robert J. McCutcheon, Jr. 1929
E. Clarence Reed 1930
William A. Kenmuir 1931
Paul R. Barnes 1932
Bayard S. Cook, Sr. 1933
Sterling B. Bottome 1934
W.F. Davenport 1935
James D. Bourne 1936
Oscar W. Gilbart 1937
Laverne Thomas 1938
J. C. Hughey 1939
Charles D. Beeman 1940
John Dickinson 1941
Paul M. Brown 1942
Walter C. Gregory 1942
Weyman Willingham 1943
Rogers W. Addington 1944
Thos. C. McCutcheon 1945
A. W. Higgins 1946
J. E. Bryan 1947
William J. Grant 1948
Everett Sumner 1949
Ray D. Peterson 1950
Ray J. Knipe 1951
Mel G. Irwin 1952
Elon C. Robison 1953
Robert W. Fisher 1954
C. Gray Egerton 1955
William H. Mills 1956
Orville K. Cook 1957
Walter G. Ramseur 1958
J. Mercer Brown 1959
Alfred L. Schelm 1960
Richard A. Parker 1961
Byron C. Shouppe 1962
Garnette J. Stollings 1963
W. F. Davenport, Jr. 1964
Robert P. Crisp 1964
Robert P. Crisp 1965
John B. Lake 1966
Fred D. Horton 1967
Don L. Spicer 1968
Richard C. Johnson 1969
Adrian S. Bacon 1970
Frank Byars 1971
Laurence T. Herman 1972
George E. Tornwall, Jr. 1973
Richard T. Earle, Jr. 1974
Gary R. Froid 1975
Thomas E. McLean 1976
Arthur E. Hempel, Jr. 1977
Joseph H. Lang, 1978
L. Eugene Oliver, Jr. 1979
Jean Giles Wittner 1980
James T. Lang 1981
Howard W. Nix, Jr. 1982
David J. Fischer 1983
Joseph T. Lettelleir 1984
C. W. McKee, Jr. 1985
W. Richard Johnston 1986
Roy G. Harrell, Jr. 1987
Neil W. Savage 1988
John H. O’Hearn 1989
David H. Wilbanks 1990
Paul C. Reilly 1991
David L. Robbins 1992
Catherine Heron 1993
James W. Albright 1994

Changed to Chairman 1995

​John P. Higgins 1995
R. A. Davis 1996
David P. Feaster 1997
William G. Tapp 1998
Richard M. Baker 1999
Joel B. Giles 2000
Bernadette Young 2001
Terrence E. Brett 2002
Leroy Sullivan, Jr. 2003
Howard P. Ross 2004
Craig Sher 2005
John “Jed” Wilkinson 2006
Ford N. Kyes 2007
James W. Albright 2007
Charles M. Harris 2008
Steven A. Raymund 2009
Sidney W. Morgan 2010
Mark V. Wimberly 2011
David R. Punzak 2012
David R. Punzak 2013
Marcus W. Greene 2014
William G. Ulbricht 2015
W. Gregory Holden 2016
​Jim Donatelli 2017
Anne Drake McMullen 2018