2010 Executive Team - Tampa Bay Chapter
Steve Edinger - ABPMP Tampa Bay President
Steve Edinger is currently helping to lead a comprehensive business process transformation initiative with Catalina Marketing. Previously, he managed the Business Process Improvement team for Royal Caribbean Cruises in Miami and has also worked in the Strategic Planning group at Wachovia Bank headquarters in North Carolina. In addition, he sits on the board of the West Central Florida International Institute of Business Analysts. Steve grew up in Virginia Beach, VA and received his bachelors degree from the University of Virginia and and an MBA from the College of William and Mary. Email=Stephen.Edinger(a)catalinamarketing.com
Jose Jimenez -ABPMP Tampa Bay Vice President - Marketing
As son of an Air Force sergeant and stay-at-home mom, Jose began his youth as a world traveler (Vietnam, England, Spain), settling comfortably in Tampa, FL in 1985. Jose received his B.S. in Computer Engineering from University of South Florida. Work history includes telecommunications company Resource, Inc., IBM Global Services (network/hardware engineer), and presently as a software architect at Catalina Marketing Corporation. Jose currently serves as the ABPMP Tampa Bay Chapter Vice President of Marketing. Email=Jose.Jimenez(a)catalinamarketing.com
Joe Cho - ABPMP Tampa Bay Vice President - Education
Joe Cho is a seasoned Information Technology professional with nearly 20 years of experience specializing in Strategy Development, Business Process Improvement, and Information Systems Design & Implementation. Joe has worked as both an employee and consultant in a variety of industries including Electric Utilities, Banking and Financial Services, Telecommunications, Retail Distribution, Business Process Outsourcing, and Federal\State Government. Joe has an MBA from the University of Florida, BS in Industrial Engineering from Penn State University, and was part of the inaugural group to successfully achieve professional certification of ABPMP’s Certified Business Process Professional (CBPP) program. Email=jjcho(a)tecoenergy.com
Gabrielle Field - Past President ABPMP Tampa Bay
Gabrielle is the VP, Business Process Improvement for Raymond James Financial in St. Petersburg, FL. She is responsible for managing process change initiatives as part of the Strategy and Technology Alignment division of the firm. Prior to this role, she was a Managing Principal with DeFrain Mayer, consulting firm in the Midwest, specializing in merger and acquisition and organizational design issues. She has over 20 years of management experience, including positions as a Director with a former subsidiary of Prudential, and prior positions with Honeywell.
She has presented executive briefings on Lean and Business Process Management at the University of South Florida MBA program. Gabrielle completed Six Sigma Black Belt certification and the CBPP®.. She is VP of Certification for the Association of Business Process Management Professionals ABPMP, managing the global rollout of the Certified Business Process Professional program.