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
Robert Miller - Vice Chair
Chief Operating Officer/Senior Managing Director - Global Equities & Investment Banking
Raymond James & Associates, Inc.
Lori Nissen - Secretary
J. Michael Morris, CPA - Treasurer
CPA and Partner
Hanna, Lemar & Morris
Smart Mobility Division Manager
Transportation & Stormwater Services Department
Director of Government Relations
Hillsborough County Aviation Authority
Kerri L. O. Hines
District 6 - Countywide
Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners
Vice President of Community Engagement and Student Strategy
Larry R. Plank, Ed.S
Director of K-12 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) Education
Hillsborough County Public Schools
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