Historic Preservation Challenge Grant Review Committee

The purpose of this Committee is to promote historic preservation, heritage tourism, and related economic development within Hillsborough County (both incorporated and unincorporated areas.)

Membership:

The membership of this Committee shall be appointed by the BOCC and shall be comprised of nine members. Composition is specified as follows:

Nine members to include residents from the unincorporated area of Hillsborough County and at least one resident from each municipality.

  • Up to six Unincorporated Hillsborough County Residents
  • 1 City of Temple Terrace Resident
  • 1 City of Plant City Resident
  • 1 City of Tampa Resident

Members are to have experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Historic Preservation
  • Architecture
  • Heritage Tourism
  • Marketing and Economic Development
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Interior Design

Terms:

Members shall serve two year terms. There is no limit to the number of terms a committee member may serve.

Authority:

Approved by BOCC during December 7, 2011, BOCC Meeting. Item F-4, Regular Agenda. Amended August 16, 2017 BOCC Meeting, removing term limits.

Meetings:

To be determined.

Contact:

Rebecca Hessinger
P.O. Box 1110
Tampa, FL 33601
Phone: 813-272-5909
Fax: (813) 276-2638

Members:

Member Position Dates of Service
Ms. Shelby Bender City of Plant City Resident 02/22/2012 -
03/21/2020*
Mr. Theodore Couch, Jr. Unincorporated Hillsborough County Resident 02/22/2012 -
03/21/2020*
Ms. Ashlie Dummeldinger City of Tampa Resident 05/16/2018 -
03/31/2020
Mr. Michael English City of Tampa Resident 05/16/2018 -
03/31/2020
Mr. Keith Greminger City of Tampa Resident 05/16/2018 -
03/31/2020
Mr. Donald Odom, Jr. Unincorporated Hillsborough County Resident 05/16/2018 -
03/31/2020
Mr. Walter Pestrak City of Tampa Resident 11/06/2013 -
03/01/2018*
Ms. Vivian Salaga City of Tampa Resident 05/16/2018 -
03/31/2020
Mr. Christian Wells City of Temple Terrace Resident 01/09/2013 -
03/21/2020*

* Reappointment