Staff & Board

Our dedicated Staff and Board of Trustees

About Us

The staff of the Henry B. Plant Museum is experienced, well-educated professionals who continually strive to stay current with the changing trends in the museum field. The Board of Trustees is comprised of a diverse group of community leaders who are appointed by the Mayor of Tampa. Together, the staff and board have made the Henry B. Plant Museum an accredited; award-winning Museum that proudly serves the cultural community of Tampa Bay and visitors from around the world.

Museum Staff

Cynthia Gandee Zinober

Executive Director

Lindsay Huban

Membership, Museum Relations, and Operations Manager

Melissa Sullebarger

Curator of Education

Susan Carter


Sandi Fernandez

Collections Caretaker

Todd Edwards
Museum Store Manager/Buyer


Board of Trustees

Executive Committee

​Christopher O. Butler – Franklin Street 
Immediate Past President

John Giordano – Bush Ross 

Kathleen D. Durdin – KDurdin Consulting

Damien Bertucelli – Raymond James

Burton N. Mulford – Eagle Asset Management
City of Tampa
Ocea Wynn
University of Tampa
Donna B. Popovich
Executive Director
Cynthia Gandee Zinober

Board Members

Cecile M. Bare – The Bank of Tampa
F. Hood Craddock – Tampa Bay Trust Company 
Enrique Crespo – Crespo Design Group
Hilary Davis – Community Leader and Volunteer
Doretha W. Edgecomb – Former Hillsborough County School Board
Hank Ennis – Hillsborough County Attorney's Office
Donna Grotenberg – Regions Bank
Elizabeth Harris – Henry Plant Museum Society
Trevor Lamphier – The Beck Group

Kathryn Lewis – Community Engagement Collaborator
Sonjia Latson Little – The Links
Holly M. Moore – TECO
Frank "Sandy" Rief, III – Allen Dell P.A.
Lester J. Ryals, Jr. – Relative Solutions, LLC
Dale Saville – Henry B. Plant Museum Volunteer Council
Susan L. Stern – Community Volunteer