Our Mission

Tampa Bay Watch is dedicated to fostering a healthy Tampa Bay watershed through community-driven restoration projects, education programs, and outreach initiatives.



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Discovery Center

Explore our educational space on the St. Pete Pier, featuring interactive exhibits, daily programs, and a touch tank full of animals from the estuary!

Together, we can bring life to the bay.

It takes a community to make lasting change and protect the future of Tampa Bay’s ecosystem.


Volunteer Calendar

Check out all of our upcoming volunteer opportunities.

Become A Member

Are you passionate about protecting our waterways? Take a stand for Tampa Bay’s future.

Our annual events are designed to educate, entertain, and strengthen the community.

Host an unforgettable occasion at our beautiful waterfront event space.

Our guiding team

Board of Directors


Mike Wilson, Chair
General Dynamics (Ret)

Chip Webster, Vice Chair
Vistage, Florida (Ret)

Travis Parker, Secretary/Treasurer
Biltmore Construction

Mark Chmielewski
MC Strategic

Cynthia Goldsmith
Marriott International (Ret)

Lari Johnson
Lari Johnson Public Relations

Kevin Kelso
Hancock Whitney Bank

Carol Marks
US Secret Services (Ret)

Terry McCarthy
TJM Properties

Mary Ann Renfrow
Alden Suites

Steve Stanley
Metro Diner

Larry Weiner
Insurance Dispute Solutions, LLC