Join Our Team

Inclusion Consultant:
Bachelor’s degree in early childhood, special education, social work or a related human services field and two years of experience in case management. Applicant must have knowledge of early childhood development including strategies for working with children who demonstrate behavioral challenges and/or developmental delays. Knowledge of child observation, inclusion services, and early childhood developmentally appropriate practices preferred.
Forward Resume to Belkis Vidal:  bvidal@ecctampabay.org

Family Support Coordinator I:
Provide support to identified families from our Community Developmental Screenings. The duties include providing case facilitation and case management; coaching parents on proper child development strategies; providing families with appropriate referrals for community resources; follow up phone calls to assess resource utilization, address needs of child and parent and reduce barriers to service. Community based services include meeting with families at the ECC Community Developmental Screenings.  The FSC assists the Developmental Screening Program Manager in preparing screener and resource materials for monthly screening events, providing direct services at screening events, setting up and breaking down screening events.  The position is office and community based.  Bachelor’s Degree required in Child Development, Social Work, Public Health or related fields.  This position requires Bi-Lingual in English and Spanish.
Forward Resume to Belkis Vidal:  bvidal@ecctampabay.org


Executive Team

Stephen C. Martaus

Executive Director

Early Childhood Council of Hillsborough County, Inc.
4210 W. Bay Villa Ave.
Tampa, FL 33611
Ph: 813-837-7871
smartaus@ECCtampabay.org

Belkis Vidal

Executive Administrative Assistant

Early Childhood Council of Hillsborough County, Inc.
4210 W. Bay Villa Ave.
Tampa, FL 33611
Ph: 813-837-7753
bvelasquez@ECCtampabay.org

Gregory VanPelt

Clinical Director

Early Childhood Council of Hillsborough County, Inc.
4210 W. Bay Villa Ave.
Tampa, FL 33611
Ph: 813-837-7718
gregvanpelt@ECCtampabay.org

Program Management Team

Kimberly Wiley

Community Developmental Screening Program Manager

Early Childhood Council of Hillsborough County, Inc.
4210 W. Bay Villa Ave.
Tampa, FL 33611
kwiley@ECCtampabay.org

Shabel Santiago

Inclusion Support Services Program Manager

Early Childhood Council of Hillsborough County, Inc.
4210 W. Bay Villa Ave.
Tampa, FL 33610
shabelsantiago@ECCtampabay.org

Lisa Maddocks

Circuit 13 Early Childhood Court Community Coordinator

Early Childhood Council of Hillsborough County, Inc.
4210 W. Bay Villa Ave.
Tampa, FL 33610
lmaddocks@ECCtampabay.org

Board of Directors

Officers

Betsy Shimberg, President

4305 W. Jetton Ave.
Tampa, FL 33629
Ph: (813) 288-0757
bshimberg@aol.com

Michael Levine, Ed.S., MSW, Vice President

Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resources System
Supervisor, Exceptional Student Education
Manhattan Center – 4210 W. Bay Villa Avenue
Tampa, Florida 33611
Ph: (813) 837-7777
Michael.Levine@sdhc.k12.fl.us

Community Board Members at Large

Joe Durkin

Charter Communications
Senior Director of Corporate Communications
700 Carillon Parkway, Suite 1
ST. Petersburg, FL 33716-1101
Ph: (727) 329-2926
Cell: (727) 365-9600
joe.durkin@mybrighthouse.com

Heather Tager

Managing Attorney
L. David Shear Children’s Law Center of
Bay Area Legal Services, Inc.
1302 North 19th Street, Ste. 400
Tampa, FL 33605-5230
Tel: 813-227-9050, ext. 303
Fax: 813-248-1166
htager@bals.org

Joe Taggart

Senior Vice President/CRE Manager
USAmeriBank
119 E. Whitting Street
Tampa, FL 33602
Ph: 813-418-4047
C: 813-765-4923
jtaggart@usaameribank.com

Jennifer Phelps
M.S., BCBA

Founder/CEO 
Engage Behavioral Health
550 North Reo St. Suite 202
Tampa 33609
Ph: (813) 374-2070 Ext.400
Cell: (727) 365-9600

Andrew G. Phillips

Financial Advisor
Vice President, Raymond James Financial
877 Executive Center Dr. #303
St. Petersburg, FL 33702
Ph: 813-334-8695
Andrew.phillips@raymondjames.com

Carolyn Silence

Cosgrove Enterprises, Inc.
Executive Account Manager
9207 Palm River Road
Tampa, FL 33619
Cell: 813-477-3778
Fax - 813-621-7745

Heywood Turner

Turner and Associates
Financial Advisor / Insurance
P.O. Box 478
Odessa, FL 33556
B. Ph: (813)269-2579
C. Ph: (813) 263-5294
h.turneriii@att.net

John Voskerichian

ServiceOne Building Maintenance Inc.
8412 N. Habana Ave.
Tampa, FL 33614
Ph: (813)403-8949
johnv@serviceone-usa.com

Bill Yanger

Yanger Law Group, P.A.
217 N. Lois Ave.
Tampa, FL 33609
Ph: 813-286-7025
bill.yanger@yangerlaw.com