President & CEO
Tanya was born in Tallahassee, Florida, and grew up on a small family farm in Riverview with her younger sister and twin brothers after her parents relocated there in 1971. Riverview is a suburb of Tampa, located in unincorporated Hillsborough County. Tanya has been happily married to her husband for over three decades and continues to reside in Riverview today.
With great honor, Tanya has previously served as a MacDill Air Force Base Honorary Commander and currently serves on MacDill Support Council.
She is the CEO of the Tampa Bay Ferries Alliance, an independent nonprofit organization committed to bringing quality, sustainable year-round ferry service to the Tampa Bay region.
In her previous role, she had a successful tenure as the Riverview Chamber of Commerce CEO for 14 years, building a reputation built on integrity, communication, and service.
During her free time, she prioritizes spending quality time with her family, reading, expanding her knowledge, and venturing out to explore new destinations through travel.