District Council Leadership

ULI Tampa Bay's Management and Governance Committees are composed of leading real estate and land use professionals who volunteer their time to build a strong presence for ULI in the Tampa Bay region.

District Council Leadership

The  Management and Governance Committees are composed of key District Council leaders, public and private community leaders, and other active members who have a deep understanding of the mission and priorities of ULI. This leadership group sets priorities and assists in the delivery of services at the local level. These dedicated individuals give freely of their time, talent, and expertise and contribute to the District Council in meaningful and powerful ways.

District Council Chair

Barry Karpay 
Vice President
CalAtlantic Homes

Governance Committee

Jim Cloar
Downtown Development Strategies

Chair of Mission Advancement
Lucia Garsys
Hillsborough County
Bill Eshenbaugh
Eshenbaugh Land Company
Toxey A. Hall
Clearview Land Design
Christine Burdick 
Tampa Downtown Partnership
 James A. Moore
Dir of Intl Planning & Design
HDR, Inc.

Management Committee

John McKay
Director of Planning & Compliance
Rizzetta & Company
Chair, Membership
Rhonda Nelson
Vice President
Eisenhower Property Group
Chair, Sponsorship
Stewart Gibbons

Gibbons Group
Chair, PR/Marketing
Kyle Parks
Principal & President
B2 Communications
Chair, Advisory Services
Geraldine Campos Lopez

Director of Redevelopment & Economic Opportunity
Manatee County
Vice Chair, Advisory Services
Stuart Rogel 
ProspEquity Partners
Chair, Programs
Keith Greminger 
Snr Planning & Urban Design Manager
Kimley-Horn & Associates
Vice Chair, Programs
David Conner
Conner + Associates
Chair, WLI
Nancy Surak
Managing Broker
Land Advisors Organization
Chair, Sustainability
Taylor Ralph
REAL Building Consultants
Chair, Trends Conference
Truett Gardner
Gardner Brewer Martinez Monfort
Co- Chair, YLG
David Jae
Manager – Finance
Lerner Real Estate Associates
Carol Stricklin
Director, Community Development Dept.
City of Largo
Bruce Erhardt
Senior Director, Land
Cushman & Wakefield
Joe Taggart
Senior Vice President
Leroy Moore
Tampa Housing Authority