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LT'22 Military Day

Posted Tuesday, July 5, 2022 By Luis Pardo

Bottom Line Up Front (BLUF): Military Day for the Leadership Tampa Class of 2022 (LT22) provided a unique educational experience that helped us all better understand the role the military plays in our local community and the defense of our nation. ...

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LT'22 Tourism Day

Posted Wednesday, June 8, 2022 By Carlos Echeverry

Did you know that the first week of May is National Travel and Tourism Week? From the airport to the convention center to hotels, water taxis, parks and restaurants, Tampa is using tourism to promote economic development in our region. Our first ...

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LT'22 Sports Day

Posted Wednesday, May 18, 2022 By Jay Quigley

LT 22’s Sports Day was quite the journey. Starting bright and early at Amalie Arena, Amanda Uliano, LT ’22 Chair, introduced our Chairs for the day: Travis Pelleymounter (LT’17), Vice President of Ticket Sales & Service with ...

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LT'22 Transportation and Sustainability Day

Posted Monday, May 2, 2022 By Vincent Cordo

All aboard!!! What better way to start the day than to be on a Pirate Water Taxi along the Hillsborough River? Introduced by the amazing Amanda Uliano and led by our day chairs: David Loos (LT’18), Senior Account Executive, National Accounts, ...

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LT'22 Education Day

Posted Wednesday, April 13, 2022 By Holly Atkins

Cars rolled onto the country roads of Cristo Rey High School, headlights on, with passengers ready for Leadership Tampa ’22 Education Day. Led by our day chairs, Van Ayers (LT ’19), Chief Innovation Officer – Instruction, ...

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Leadership Tampa '22: Tallahassee Retreat

Posted Wednesday, March 9, 2022 By Tony T. Brown

LT’22 Tallahassee Retreat By: Tony T. Brown, Tampa Bay Economic Development Council The Leadership Tampa Class of 2022 traveled to Tallahassee on February 22 for a 2-day retreat. The class was excited about the road trip. The bus departed ...

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LT'22 Media Day

Posted Thursday, December 2, 2021 By Ken Gibson, Crisis Center of Tampa Bay

Media plays a vital role in providing information and perspective on the issues most important to our community. On November 17th, the Leadership Tampa Class of 2022 had the opportunity to spend the day learning about news reporting and video ...

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LT'22 First Responders Day

Posted Wednesday, November 24, 2021 By Aaron Wheeler, Amgen

On November 3rd, the Leadership Tampa ‘22 Class had the privilege of participating in the first ever “First Responders Day”. We began our morning at the historical Tampa Firefighters Museum. We were greeted and welcomed by three ...

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LT'22 Community Outreach Day

Posted Wednesday, November 24, 2021 By Ashley Dietz, Florida Philanthropic Network

October 27, 2022 was our Community Outreach Day, sponsored by Sykes and chaired by the wonderful Lance Lansrud. The purpose of this day was for our class to gain a better understanding of the role that nonprofits play in the Tampa Bay area, the ...

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LT '22 Arts & Culture Day

Posted Friday, October 8, 2021 By Jacquelyn Vasvari-Toke

On September 29th we had Art and Culture Day for Leadership Tampa Class of 2022, chaired by the incredible Jill Witecki, Director of Marketing & Community Relations at the Tampa Theatre, who had us running all around Tampa to see all that we ...

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LT’21 Law Enforcement Day

Posted Thursday, May 13, 2021 By Dee Garcia

Tampa Firefighters Museum We started our day at the museum, filled with a treasure trove of historic mementos, photos and equipment – bringing out the kid in everyone – what a great place to host a party, whether a wedding reception or ...

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LT’21 Sports Day

Posted Monday, April 26, 2021 By Cameron O’Connell

Written by Cameron O’Connell, ZooTampa The Leadership Tampa Class of 2021 had the distinct pleasure of experiencing Champa Bay in-depth via a tremendous agenda organized by Travis Pelleymounter & Sheri Anderson (Vinik Sports Group),with ...

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LT'21 Port & Agriculture Day

Posted Monday, March 22, 2021 By Carey Cox, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

On Wednesday, March 10, the Leadership Tampa class of 2021 continued a very busy March with an exploration of the Agriculture & Port industries of Tampa Bay. The journey took them from the strawberry fields of Plant City to the heart of the Port ...

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LT'21 Government & Economic Development Day

Posted Friday, March 12, 2021 By Carole Post

Photos courtesy of Stacy Miller The LT21 ‘Golden’ class ‘Government and Economic Development Day’ assembled on a rainy morning at the Office of the State Attorney at the Hillsborough County Administration building. Co-chairs ...

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LT’21 Community Outreach Day

Posted Tuesday, February 16, 2021 By Sara Dodds

On a historic week in Tampa as the Buccaneers head to the Superbowl, LT’21 embarked on their week 2 program day focused on community outreach. The morning kicked off at Cristo Rey Tampa Salesian High School. In 2020, the high school had its ...

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LT'21 Arts & Culture Day

Posted Wednesday, January 27, 2021 By Stacy Miller

Leadership Tampa’s 50th class spent a golden day exploring arts and culture in the region. The theme of the day was small to large; illustrating how individuals and small businesses can lead to a big community impact. Each stop was a poignant ...

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LT'20 Tallahassee

Posted Tuesday, March 3, 2020 By Conan Gallaty

The trip started in Tampa. Eager as they could be at 6:30 in the morning, the nearly 50-member class of leaders boarded the bus headed to Tallahassee. Ahead of them was a full, two-day agenda with business leaders, lobbyists and elected officials. ...

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LT'20 Government & Economic Development Day

Posted Tuesday, February 25, 2020 By Tampa Bay Chamber

The Leadership Tampa 2020 class recently embarked on the Government & Economic Development program day, and the agenda did not disappoint! The day was spearheaded by Program Day Chairs Bemetra Simmons (LT ’13), Managing Director, Florida ...

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LT'20 Energy & Conservation Day

Posted Thursday, February 6, 2020 By Sheri Anderson

By Sheri Anderson, Tampa Bay Lightning The Leadership Tampa class of 2020 was privileged to be part of an inaugural programming day focusing on the highly relevant topics of energy and conservation. Environmental discussions happening on the global ...

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LT'20 Military Day Recap

Posted Tuesday, January 21, 2020 By Kris Knox

Kris Knox, LT'20 Military Day for the LT class of 2020 will be one of the highlights of the year. The day was full of acronyms, astonishing statistics, state of the art technology and most of all, the amazing men and women of our armed forces. We ...

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LT'20 Education Day

Posted Tuesday, December 3, 2019 By Tate Kubler

Throughout Tampa, we are witnessing transformational change with the presence of cranes in downtown and other infrastructure projects spreading to the north, south, east and west. Established businesses are moving to the region and local ...

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LT'20 Media Day

Posted Friday, November 22, 2019 By Rob Kane

With so much focus and attention on the media in today’s world, the Leadership Tampa Class of 2020 continued on their immersive syllabus throughout Tampa Bay recently, visiting iHeartMedia, the Tampa Bay Times Printing Plant and 10News WTSP. ...

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LT'20 Law Enforcement Day

Posted Tuesday, November 5, 2019 By Eddie Phillips

The cornerstone of civilization has been the rule of law since ancient times. As defined in the Oxford English Dictionary, rule of law is “the authority and influence of law in society, especially when viewed as a constraint on individual ...

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LT'20 Community Outreach Day

Posted Friday, October 25, 2019 By Susan Nunn Williams

Leadership Tampa 20 Community Outreach Day was an impactful experience for all of those in attendance. The Children's Board of Hillsborough County hosted the program. It's central-local in Ybor City was a great location from which to explore the ...

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LT'20 Arts & Culture Day

Posted Monday, October 7, 2019 By Heather Rubio

For the 50 classmates of Leadership Tampa Class of 2020, Arts & Culture Day brought to life the rich history of Tampa and how it formed the city into what it is today. The perseverance of early Cuban entrepreneurs who settled here instilled in ...

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