Christopher M. Pietruszkiewicz

Stetson University College of Law

The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce has been instrumental in helping our students become better prepared.

Robin DeLaVergne

Tampa General Hospital

The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce is the region's thought leader on issues that…improve our community's quality of life and benefit our businesses.

Jose E. Valiente


The Chamber is the most significant organization I've been involved in. I value their priceless networking and business resources.

Doug Pace

The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce has allowed me to build relationships with other business leaders in the community that help to shape my ideas for the future.
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About the Ambassadors Committee

As a key role in the Chamber’s retention plan, the Ambassador Committee serves as member relations support and assists with efforts to retain members through consistent personal interaction and involvement. The Ambassadors welcome new members, continue to engage current members and recognize members celebrating milestone Chamber anniversaries. They attend ribbon cuttings and grand openings in the community in addition to Chamber functions. They are the motivated and outgoing volunteers who are always available to help with your Chamber membership.
If you are interested in joining the Ambassadors or would like more information, please contact Tracy Wilson at 813-276-9464.


2016 Ambassador Committee

Colton Bettez Northwestern Mutual  
Kimberly Birks PrimeGroup Insurance HQ  
Jonathan Browy Synovus Bank Committee Co-Chair
James D. Chamberlain FrankCrum HQ  
Jason Chavez Platinum Information Services  
Jeff Chernoff IAT, Inc  
Jarrod Cole University of South Florida  
Rich Davis Tampa Bay Rowdies  
Arlene DiBenigno Conversa LLC  
Daniel Dietrich Burr & Forman, LLP  
Chelsea Drinkard Office Space Brokers  
Jeremy Ehns Case Benefit Consultants  
Debi Hensley Macfarlane Ferguson & McMullen  
Orlando Imai MetLife  
M. Arnold Graham III Clear Viz Computer Consulting  
Robert Graves Dale Carnegie Training Tampa Bay  
Victoria Jorgensen A Media Marketing Committee Co-Chair
Terry R. Kuhn CPA Brimmer, Burek, & Keelan, LLP  
Patrick Leask Leask Business Coaching LLC  
Jack McCullom Oasis Outsourcing   
Stephen McMullan New York Life  
Jamie Miller Dunn&Co  
Meghann Misiak Dominion Payroll Services  
Kimberleigh Rice  Merrill Lynch  
Ken Russell Principal Financial Group  
Michael Sullivan MetLife  
Daniel K. Taylor Englander Fischer  
Mark Teague Hook & Blade  
Jeff Tebbe BB&T  

Ambassador of the Quarter

Kimberly Birks, Senior Health Insurance Consultant at PrimeGroup Insurance (PGI) 

Kimberly plays a key role in the Chamber's retention efforts and volunteers her time reaching out to new and existing members, attending ribbon cuttings, and participating in a variety of Chamber programming. Having served on the Ambassador Committee for nearly 3 years, she exemplifies the spirit of volunteerism.

Kimberly has worked with PGI for over 17 years. PGI is a full service Insurance Agency that specializes in employee benefits, workers' compensation, property and liability policies, as well as personal lines. In her role there, she focuses on finding the most competitive employee benefit solutions for her clients. Caring for her clients every step of the way by becoming an extension of their staff and ensuring that they are in compliance with the Affordable Care Act requirements.

Kimberly is actively involved in several community organizations including serving on the Board for New Life Village for the past five years. New Life Village is a private community program for parents looking to foster or adopt older children.

The Ambassador Spotlight is a quarterly award given to an Ambassador who best exemplifies a spirit of volunteerism and dedication to the Chamber’s Ambassador Committee’s focus of serving as member relations support and assisting with efforts to retain members through consistent personal interaction and involvement. For more information about the Ambassador Committee, contact Tracy Wilson at 813.276.9464.

Anniversary Gift Sponsorships

The Ambassador Committee of the Chamber has developed an affordable sponsorship opportunity that will help promote your organization. Each month, the Ambassador Committee delivers a gift of  promotional items and discount offers to members celebrating one-year and five-year Chamber anniversaries. 
If you are interested in having your business participate in this program or sponsor a promotional gift item, contact Tracy Wilson at 813-276-9464.