Posted by: tampachamber on Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Emerge Tampa Bay and the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce are proud to announce the pairings of the 2014 Protégé Program. The Protégé Program kicked off in 2006 and has paired nearly 175 young professionals with experienced mentors and business professionals throughout the Tampa Bay area. The pairs will meet once each month to discuss topics including leadership, career development, communication skills, networking and influencing/negotiating. The 2014 Protégé Program pairings are (mentor first):

  1. Ron Weaver (Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson, P.A.) with Aakash Patel (Elevate, Inc.)
  2. Jonathan Moore (InVision Advisors) with Adam Green (Crosstown Land Development)
  3. Christine Turner (ChappellRoberts) with Adrienne Drew (Grow Financial)
  4. David Capece (Sparxoo Agency) with Alex Sandkuhl (EXMO)
  5. Jessica Muroff (Frameworks of Tampa Bay) with Amanda Fisherman (Ad2 Tampa Bay)
  6. Stephanie Agliano (Agliano Utility Solutions) with Amber Kukulya (SDII Global)
  7. Nealy Wheat (Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce) with Andrea Gallagher (Tampa Bay History Center)
  8. Susan Maurer (C1 Bank) with Audra Milligan
  9. Santino Provenzano (The Mosaic Company) with Berit Hallberg (Hill & Knowlton Strategies)
  10. Josh Bullock (Tampa Bay Rays) with Brandy Waltzer (Carlton Fields Jorden Bert)
  11. Betsy Hapner (Law Office of Elizabeth L. Hapner) with Caitlin Weber (Tampa General Hospital Foundation)
  12. Kerri-Lyn Francis (KLynergy Massage and Wellness) with Caitlin Doyle (InPlace Marketing)
  13. Brian Butler (Vistra Communications) with Casey Hewins (Stahl & Associates Insurance Inc.)
  14. Lori Baggett (Carlton Fields Jorden Bert) with Cassandra Griggs-Frierson (Compass Education Center)
  15. Doug Arnold (Douglas Arnold, LLC) with Chris Brown (Everest University)
  16. Randi Ruble (Sun Equities) with Dory Estrada (Ambrosia Global)
  17. Chris Karlo (Mercry New Media) with Edayat Shahrani (ES Consulting)
  18. Brian Hanrahan (Mercer Health & Benefits) with Elspeth Spransy (Mortgage Contracting Services)
  19. Rick Gallegos (Dale Carnegie) with James Blake (Bridgestone)
  20. Michael Lundberg (Presenting Powerfully) with Jeff Chernoff (IAT, Inc.)
  21. Gwen Harmon (Metropolitan Ministries) with Jenna Civitello (The Sustany Foundation)
  22. JoAnn Urofsky (WUSF Public Media) with Jocelyn Carpenter (Community Foundation of Tampa Bay)
  23. Jill Manthey (Yacht Starship) with Jody Anderson (Busch Gardens & Adventure Island)
  24. Gail Holtzman (Kass Shuler, P.A.) with Jonathon Northington (Adams & Reese)
  25. Wendy Bowman (Florida Blue) with Karlin Strube (Alltrust Insurance)
  26. Mandelyn Cloninger (Metropolitan Ministries) with Keosha Poole (MIT Computers)
  27. Mary Fran Mullan (Lanier Upshaw) with Kiana Bell (City of Tampa)
  28. Joanne Sullivan (The University of Tampa) with Kristin Collins (All Children’s Hospital Foundation)
  29. Natalie Thomas (Holland & Knight LLP) with Lance Morley (Law Offices of Daniel C. Consuegra)
  30. Morgan Watson (Florida Institute of CPAs) with Lindsay O’Bryan (Masonite)
  31. Virginia McGrath (Hillsborough Education Foundation) with Lindsey Parks (Tampa Bay Partnership)
  32. Amanda Uliano (Law Office of Amanda M. Uliano, P.A.) with Marisa Brasile (McKibbon Hotel Management)
  33. Gretchen Mitchell (Cadence Bank) with Matt Pierson (Willis)
  34. John Newman (Tampa Police Department) with Michael Shorter (Shorter Services Corp)
  35. Mark Kiser (Trenam Kemker) with Michael Hart (Bouchard Insurance, Inc.)
  36. Marty Lanahan (Regions Bank) with Nicholas Glover (Gas South)
  37. Fred Lay (Construction Services, Inc. of Tampa) with Pejman Mahmoudi (McBride Kelly and Associates Realty)
  38. Clint Babcock (Sandler Training) with Philip Dalimonte (Direct Mail Systems)
  39. Vince Cassidy (Majesty Title Services) with Richard Rippy (Synvous Bank of Florida)
  40. Debbie Lundberg (Presenting Powerfully) with RJ Huebert (WellCare)
  41. Bemetra Simmons (BB&T) with Stephanie Newton (Synergy Health)
  42. Henry Gonzalez (Platinum Bank) with Troy Carnrite (Glenn Rasmussen, P.A.)
  43. Jill Witecki (Tampa Theatre) with Yolande Northington (HCP Assocaites)
  44. Renee Vaughn (The Williams Consulting Group) with Ashton Connell (Feeding America Tampa Bay)