Posted by: Tampa Bay Chamber on Thursday, June 24, 2021

Leadership Tampa, a program of the Tampa Bay Chamber, celebrated the graduation of 37 members of the class of 2021 on June 23, 2021, at the Yacht Starship in Tampa, FL. The 2021 class marks the 50th class to graduate from the nationally recognized leadership program established in 1971.

Members of Leadership Tampa are local business people who hold mid-to upper-level management positions within their companies or organizations. They represent a wide variety of industries across the Tampa Bay area and are accepted into the program following a selective application process. 

The 2021 Leadership Tampa class was led by Class Chair Jill Manthey of Yacht Starship and Pirate Water Taxi, a 2010 Leadership Tampa graduate and Vice Chair Amana Uliano of Law Office of Amanda M. Uliano, P.A., a 2013 Leadership Tampa graduate. 

Leadership Tampa Class of 2021 graduating class members:                       

Josh Baumgartner – TECO Energy

Carey Cox – Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Sara Dodds – St. Joseph's Hospitals/BayCare

Sean Fenton – USAA

Michael Flores – J.P. Morgan Private Bank

Dolores Garcia – Tampa Bay Wave

Simon Gaugush – Carlton Fields

Nicholas Glover – Tampa Bay Chamber

Chris Kamke – Tampa Bay Lightning

Elizabeth Key-Raimer – Hillsborough Community College

Bill Kuzmick – The Victory Ship, Inc.

Jordan Maglich – Quarles & Brady

Ann Maglio – U.S. Special Operations Command

Michael McAuley – Hillsborough County Public Schools

William McFetridge – GrayRobinson, P.A.

Stacy Miller – Bright Investments, LLC

Daniel Mineo – United Way Suncoast

Liza Mizel – Cadence Bank

Jennifer Moore – Crisis Center of Tampa Bay

Jill Neuman – Keller Williams Realty Tampa Central

Donald Noble – Noble Self Defense

Cameron O'Connell – ZooTampa at Lowry Park

Nikki Pardo – Global Alliance Solutions

Katrina Pasteur – The Beck Group

John Patierno – PNC Bank

Kenji Plennert – KCI Technologies

Carole Post – City of Tampa

Jeffrey Reese – Ultimate Medical Academy

Brice Rich – Tampa Bay Trane

Anna Richardson Griffin – Tampa Police Department

Col Benjamin Robins – U.S. Air Force

Lt Col Jerry Snider – U.S. Air Force

Elizabeth Stoddard – Simetria Health / Beyond Billing

Donna Tope – Tampa General Hospital

Philip Whitten – One More Child

Jeffrey Wilcox – Hill Ward Henderson

Dr. James Wilson – Moffitt Cancer Center

 Applications for the 2022 Leadership Tampa class recently closed, and the class will be announced in July. For more information on Leadership Tampa, please contact Michelle Ciudad Real.