Children’s Services Advisory Board

This Board examines and advises division management on the development and operation of programs that treat children with special needs. The Board also advises on training programs, homeless and runaway youth programs, domestic violence programs, child care licensing, clinical outreach, and residential treatment programs for children in Hillsborough County.

Membership:

The membership of this Board shall be appointed by the BOCC and shall be comprised of 21 members:

  • Five members will represent the following agencies:
    • Tampa Police Department
    • Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office
    • Florida Department of Children and Families
    • Hillsborough County School Board
    • Head Start Policy Council - (parent with a child enrolled in the Head Start Program)

Terms:

Members shall serve four year terms.

Special Requirements:

Nominees are to have a demonstrated interest in the welfare of children.
Appointment to this Board is contingent upon passing a criminal background check.

Authority:

Chapter 70-711, Laws of Florida, Repealed by Chapter 83-422, Laws of Florida

Meetings:

At least 12 times annually
Children's Services Center
3191 Clay Mangum Lane
Tampa, FL 33618

Contact:

Karlene Wright
Children’s Services Division
Department of Children and Youth Services
3191 Clay Mangum Lane
Tampa, FL 33618
Phone: (813) 264-3807 ext. 53102

Members:

Member Position Dates of Service
Detective Heather Bishop Tampa Police Department 10/18/2017 -
10/30/2021
Ms. Carmi Brown
07/14/2010 -
06/30/2018*
Mr. Herman Broxton 04/08/2008 -
06/30/2020*
Ms. Rebecca Corbicz 02/21/2018 -
06/30/2021
Ms. Isabel Dewey 11/16/2016 -
06/30/2020
Ms. Ann Dolgin 05/21/1987 -
06/30/2020*
Ms.Regina Gambrell
Head Start Policy Council 01/09/2019 -
06/30/2022
Mr. Scott Greenblatt 11/16/2016 -
06/30/2021*
Dr. Stacy Hahn 09/17/2014 -
09/30/2018
Ms. Dianne Hart 07/14/2010 -
06/30/2018*
Mr. Walter Jackson 07/20/2016 -
06/30/2020
Ms. Elnora Johnson 07/20/2016 -
06/30/2020
Ms. Patricia Langford 08/19/2015 -
06/30/2021*
Mr. Evan Leach FL Department of Children and Families 07/01/2016 -
06/30/2020
The Honorable Karen Perez HC School Board Member 02/20/2019 -
06/30/2023
Ms. Diania Pimenta 06/18/2014 -
06/30/2018
Ms. Elinor Price 07/20/2016 -
06/30/2020
Sergeant Leonard Raschke, Jr. Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office 11/15/2017 -
06/30/2019
Pastor Andre Shaw 06/05/2013 -
06/30/2018*

*Reappointed