Education: University of Florida, Urban and Regional Planning
Employer: Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) at USF
Position: Senior Research Associate, Adjunct Instructor
Goals: To work hard and play hard, but to also always remember that life is defined by that which we give, and time and kindness are often the richest things people can offer.
Having lived in Florida since the age of 15, Cheryl is originally from Huntington, New York. After completing her degrees at the University of Florida, Cheryl moved to Tampa and has since called it home. Along with working on her career, Cheryl is a Guardian ad Litem, member of Feeding America Tampa Bay’s Advisory Council, and an active participant in other local charitable organizations. She believes that being an involved participant in one’s own community is one of the necessary means to lead a fun and fulfilling life. In her free time, Cheryl enjoys watching Gator football, traveling, and exploring the many fun opportunities Tampa Bay has to offer.