Board of Directors

MOSI is operated by the Museum of Science & Industry Foundation, a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization that is managed by the president and a volunteer board of directors made up of community leaders. The foundation is a private, non-profit corporation which seeks to inspire the public through hands-on, minds-on experiences involving science, technology, and various industries. Sources of revenue include admissions, public and private contributions, membership, and community events. MOSI is closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.


Bret Feldman - Chair
Phelps, Dunbar, LLP

Holly Markum - Vice Chair
Vice President of Community Engagement and Student Strategy
GTE Financial

Lori Nissen - Secretary
Audit Partner

J. Michael Morris, CPA - Treasurer
CPA and Partner
Hanna, Lemar & Morris


Vik Bhide
Smart Mobility Division Manager
Transportation & Stormwater Services Department

Gina Evans
Director of Government Relations
Hillsborough County Aviation Authority

Shadel Hamilton, Ph.D.
Senior Associate Vice President, Worldwide Operations
Saint Leo University

Kerri L. O. Hines
PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP

Pat Kemp
District 6 - Countywide
Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners

Brian Kornfeld

Peter Stiling, Ph.D.
Assistant Vice Provost - Strategic Initiatives
Director, USF in London Programs
Director, USF Office of Sustainability
University of South Florida


Immediate Past Chair

Robert M. Thomas - Vice Chair
Two Rivers Ranch, Inc.

MOSI Board Chair Bret Feldman

Partner - Phelps, Dunbar, LLP