Dr. Judy Genshaft

University of South Florida

“By working together through the Chamber, Tampa Bay institutions…play an important role in strengthening our economy and our community.”

Christopher M. Pietruszkiewicz

Stetson University College of Law

"… The Greater Tampa Chamber has been instrumental in helping our students become better prepared for the demands of the marketplace.”

Dr. Ronald L. Vaughn

The University of Tampa

“... Appreciates our continuing partnership with the Chamber to build a better community, develop future leaders and strengthen businesses.”

Dr. Kenneth Atwater

Hillsborough Community College

"Being actively involved with the Chamber has helped us forge relationships that have benefited HCC as a whole.”

Dr. Bill Lennox

Saint Leo University

"Chamber membership has been an exceptional way to strengthen our ties to the community and provide opportunities for our students and faculty."

Advisory Boards in Area Universities/Colleges

Advisory boards are bodies that provide non-binding strategic advice to the management of a corporation, organization, or foundation. Many are associated with colleges and universities. See below for more information about the many advisory boards in the Tampa Bay area. Click through the links of each to learn more about individual advisory boards and their goals.


University of South Florida

Genocide Studies and Prevention Advisory Board

Upward Bound Community Advisory Board

Academy for Teaching and Learning Excellence Advisory Board- Available only for USF staff and faculty

Electrical Engineering Advisory Board- Contact eng.usf.edu for information

Information Systems Decision Sciences Advisory Board

Educational Initiative on Sickle Cell Trait for the Athletic Population

Marketing Department Advisory Board

The Humanities Institute Advisory Board

The Center for Transdisciplinary Research on Women's Health Advisory Board

Physics Executive Advisory Board

Center for Entrepreneurship Advisory Board


University of Tampa

TECO Center for Leadership Advisory Board

Center for Ethics Advisory Board

Sykes College of Business Advisory Board

MIS Advisory Board and Industry Partnership

College of Arts and Letters Advisory Board

College of Social Sciences, Mathematics and Education Advisory Board

University of Tampa Entrepreneurship Center Advisory Board

Alumni Advisory Board

Nursing Advisory Board


Saint Leo University

Sport Business Advisory Council

Executive Advisory Council

Accounting Advisory Council

Greater Atlanta Advisory Council

C-M-M Advisory Council

International Tourism & Hospitality Management Industry Liaison Council

Virginia Region Advisory Council

Social Work Advisory Board


Hillsborough Community College

Business Advisory Board

President's Community Advisory Council

Engineering Technology Advisory Committee

Dale Mabry Campus Advisory Council

District Advisory Council

Ybor City Advisory Council

Southshore Campus Advisory Council

Brandon Campus Advisory Council

Plant City Campus Advisory Council

Institutional Advisory Council

Ybor City Campus Advisory Council

Office Administration Advisory Board 


Stetson University School of Law

Board of overseers