March 3-4

CURTIS HIXON WATERFRONT PARK

Board of Directors

  • Member Since 2014
    Adam Raschke, President
    Grant Thornton, LLP
    “I am honored to be a part of the Festival because it gives me an opportunity to work with amazing people and support the arts and our community at the same time.”
  • MEMBER SINCE 2011
    Jodie Orozco, Vice President
    The Plasencia Group
    "I'm endlessly fascinated by the business of art. Our group does an impressive job of embracing creativity while continually improving a decades-long tradition."
  • Member Since 2012
    Katrina Holderby, Secretary
    MediaLab 3D Solutions
  • Member Since 2014
    Zoe Gustafson, Treasurer
    Vistra Communications
  • MEMBER SINCE 2012
    Dustin Rowland
    Gensler
    "I have admired the scale and quality of Gasparilla Festival of the Arts since Moving to Tampa 12 years ago. I enjoy being involved in the art community and am extremely proud to serve on the board of such an important event in our local community."
  • Member Since 2014
    Lindsay Marano
    Raymond James
    “I joined the board when I began working at Raymond James and am inspired by the creativity and talent of everyone involved with GFA.”
  • Member since 2005
    Jennifer Painter
    Holmes Hepner & Associates Architects
    "As a Tampa native, I enjoy the opportunity to take part in continuing my hometown’s long standing tradition of promoting and celebrating the arts in our community."
  • MEMBER SINCE 2007
    Cate O'Dowd
    Shumaker
  • Member Since 2011
    Ann-Eliza Taylor
    Yates Law Firm
    "Whether you’re a lifelong patron of the arts or a young art lover making your first purchase, Gasparilla Festival of the Arts offers something for everyone."
  • MEMBER SINCE 2016
    Meaghan Scalise
    TRADITIONAL AND DIGITAL ARTS, LLC
    "Honored to be involved with GFA and the board that shares the same passion for this festival and arts within our community."
  • MEMBER SINCE 2012
    Noah Chitwood
    "Maintaining a community rich in culture and art is important to maintaining our cultural history for future generations."
  • Member since 2007
    Ken Blair
    JP Morgan Chase
    "I enjoy the camaraderie we have with our artists, festival goers, and across our 100% volunteer organization. It's fun. It's challenging. But most of all, it's an incredible sense of accomplishment to see the event come together each year."

Board of Directors

Officers
President: Adam Raschke
Vice President: Jodie Orozco
Secretary: Katrina Holderby
Treasurer: Zoe Gustafson
Members
Jane Pope Arnett
Ken Blair
Noah Chitwood
Elizabeth Klein
Lindsay Marano
Cate O’Dowd
Jennifer Painter
Jessica Raia-Long
Dustin Rowland
Meghan Scalise
Ann-Eliza Taylor
Ex-Officio Members
Mayor Bob Buckhorn
Andy Maass
Debra Souza
Festival Co-Chairs
Katrina Daniel
Bobbie Donaldson
Andy George

Advisory Members
Ashly Anderson
Jerry Clark
Rae Clark
Jack A. Cohen
John Corso
Suzanne Camp Crosby
Shaun Drinkard
Patricia S. Fosnaught
Tim Garding
Carol Gaynor
Ann Leavengood Giles
Julia Gorska-Freeman
Brenda Gregory
Brandon Hicks
Taylor N. Ikin
Sarah Joubert
Jennifer R. Malin
Jennifer McKie
William C. McLean
Juli Milas
Kathleen Reres
Robert Rorebeck
Allison Shamblin
Michael Silver
Scott Siverson
Mark Stenson
Diane Triplett
James Vasiloff
Laura Waller