Tampa Bay STEM Network

Through a strong network of academic, business, and community partnerships, the Tampa Bay STEM Network will provide time, talent, and treasure to create a well-connected portfolio of experiences that result in the academic success of and multiple opportunities for citizens of all ages to explore and enjoy STEM, thus strengthening our talent base and STEM pipeline, contributing to the vitality of our community.

Building a Better

Tampa Bay.

STEM Ecosystem Leadership.

Out of School Opportunities

About Us

Larry Plank
Director of STEM Education 

Hillsborough County Public Schools

  • ​​Hillsborough Community College
  • Hillsborough County Public Schools
  • University of South Florida
Molly Demeulenaere
President and CEO
Museum of Science & Industry
  • Alliance for Public Schools Foundation
  • ​Hillsborough Education Foundation
  • Moffitt Cancer Center
  • ​Tampa Housing Authority
  • Tampa Innovation Alliance

Advisory Board
Marilyn Barger, HCC - FLATE

Brittany Cannon, Hillsborough County Public Schools

Merrill Dickey, Hillsborough Education Foundation

Heiko Enderling, Ph.D Moffitt Cancer Center

Melissa Erickson, Alliance for Public Schools Foundation

Shellie Kalmore, Busch Gardens

Jennifer McLachlan, Lowry Park Zoo

Julie Rocco, Tampa Housing Authority

Mark Sharpe, Tampa Innovation Alliance

Joseph Simmons, Hillsborough County Public Schools

Jen Stancil, Glazer Museum

Peter Stiling, University of South Florida

Debbie Stone, Florida Aquarium

Janet White, Museum of Science & Industry

  • Busch Gardens
  • Florida Aquarium
  • Glazer Children's Museum
  • Lowry Park Zoo
  • Museum of Science & Industry
Formal Education