Kimberly is a 34-year resident of the Tampa Bay area, she was elected to the County Commission in 2018. Kimberly has raised two children and launched and run several successful businesses. She is a Certified Financial Planner and CEO of The Financial Well, Inc., a fee-only registered investment advisory firm and owner of The Heights Exchange, LLC, a co-working space for small business owners. She also re-created a business chamber of commerce for the Tampa urban core. A long-time advocate of smart planning and economic growth, strong families and sustainable communities, and the importance of education, Kimberly has a long history of public service volunteerism and community involvement.
As a successful business leader and owner of a financial planning firm, Kimberly’s expertise has been sought out and applied across numerous volunteer leadership roles serving local government. She served as a member of the Citizens Advisory Committee to the Metropolitan Planning Commission and on the City of Tampa’s Citizen Advisory Committee for Budget and Finance, as well as chairman of the Hillsborough Housing Finance Authority, where she oversaw the County's housing bond portfolio. This experience and her dedication helped support a financing program for first time home buyers to make the dream of home ownership possible for more citizens of Hillsborough County.
By applying her professional expertise to help support fiscal responsibility in government, Kimberly found a love of and dedication to community service. She understands the critical connection between fair policy that supports and incentivizes growth that is manageable, while generating equitable access to opportunity for all our neighbors. She believes we must invest in transportation infrastructure, smart planning, job growth, and education to support strong families and healthy communities.