2017-2018 Tampa Downtown Partnership Leadership

Mickey Jacob, FAIA, NCARB
2017-2018 Chairman
Mickey, founding principal with Urban Studio Architects, has been practicing architecture in Tampa, Florida for 35 years. During that time, he has worked on many successful projects across a variety of project types, focusing on interior architecture, concept planning, office building design consultation and hospitality building design. He is currently the Chief Marketing Officers at BDG Architects and has served as President of AIA in 2013 and President of AIA Florida in 2004-2005.

Lynda Remund
Interim CEO
Lynda Remund serves as the Interim CEO / Chief Operating Officer for the Tampa Downtown Partnership. In her role, Remund manages and coordinates the daily operations of the Tampa Downtown Partnership including organizational structure, management and vision, company policies, and supporting the organization’s strategic initiatives, as well as leading efforts to expand the special assessment district.  She also holds senior management responsibilities for operations of Tampa’s Downtown business improvement district and manages the organization’s contract with the City of Tampa which it has maintained for over 23 years. Remund joined the Tampa Downtown Partnership as Director of District Operations in October 2000.

2017-2018 Board Officers

Chairman Mickey Jacob, FAIA, NCARB – BDG Architects
Vice Chairman: Kevin Plummer, Tampa Preparatory School
Treasurer: R. Marshall Rainey, Burr & Forman LLP
Secretary: Melanie Lenz, Tampa Bay Rays
Immediate Past Chairman: Gregory J. Minder, intowngroup
President/CEO: Christine M. Burdick, Tampa Downtown Partnership

2017-2018 Executive Committee

John Avlon/John LaRocca – Hillsborough River Realty Corp./The Jeffries Companies
Beth Bernitt – AECOM
Laura Crouch – Tampa Electric Company
Michael English, AICP – Dikman Company
David M. Mechanik – Mechanik Nuccio Hearne & Wester, PA
Ronald L. Vaughn, Ph.D. – The University of Tampa
Andrea E. Zelman – Buchanan Ingersoll Rooney, PC

2017-2018 Board of Directors

Paul Anderson – Port Tampa Bay
Greg Brooks – Courtyard by Marriott Tampa Downtown
Randy Coen – Coen & Company
Jason Collins – Adeas Q
Santiago Corrada – Visit Tampa Bay
Robin DeLeVergne, Tampa General Hospital
Joseph DeLuca – Tampa Bay Times
Brian Fender – GrayRobinson
Maryann Ferenc – Mise en Place
Scott Garlick – Cushman & Wakefield
Roger Germann – Florida Aquarium
Keith G. Greminger, AIA – Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc.
Ginny Guyton Collier – Fifth Third Bank
Thomas N. Henderson III – Hill Ward & Henderson, PA
Tyler Hudson – Holland & Knight, LLP
Dianne Jacob – PNC Bank
Gregory Kadet – UBS Financial Services, Inc.
Lindsey Kimball – Hillsborough County
Judith Lisi – David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts
Robert McDonaugh – City of Tampa
Kimberly Madison – Strategic Property Partners, LLC
Julia Mandell – Carlton Fields
Leroy Moore – Tampa Housing Authority
Kevin Preast – Amalie Arena
Craig J. Richard – Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation
Robert J. Rohrlack, Jr. CEcD – Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce
Robert G. Stern – Trenam Law
Jim Themides – Wells Fargo Bank
Ryan Toth – The Beck Group
Christine Turner – ChappellRoberts
David Williams – Squire Patton Boggs