Judy Genshaft

University of South Florida

“The Tampa Bay Trade & Protocol Council is an integral part of our region’s international trade strategy"

President Ronald L. Vaughn

The University of Tampa

"The Tampa Bay Trade & Protocol Council has a lead role in helping to rebuild these relationships for our community.”

Bob Rohrlack

Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce

Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce commends the Mayor and County on their vision to strengthen Protocol with an international trade component.

Kenia Garcia

Kenia Garcia was recently designated in the Foreign Service by the president of the Republic of Panama, Eng Juan Carlos Varela, as a consul general in Tampa Florida on September 2014. 

The Consul Garcia has 4 years of experience (2010-2014) serving the Panamanian government in the “Asamblea Nacional de Diputados” (Panama Congress) period during which exerted different administrative functions.

In her private experience as an specialist in protocol and customer service, the consul Garcia has exerted different roles, in business like real estate and telecommunications.

She is married with Mr. Ricardo Pinilla and has two daughters, Isabela e Ivanna.