Bringing Workplace Wellness Professionals Together

The Steering Committee


The Wellness Council of Tampa Bay Steering Committee acts as the strategic planning team for the Council. They coordinate events, bridge resources, and look to expand professional development opportunities for all members. They meet on a bi-monthly basis to keep the “pulse” of the organization alive.


Wellness Council of Tampa Bay Steering Committee Members


President – Steve Malla, Wellness Manager, White & Case, LLP

Vice President - Nicole Kelly, Tobacco Cessation Specialist, Gulfcoast North Area Health Education Center, Inc. 

Sponsorship Director – Trish Blocker, Certified Worksite Wellness Specialist, Wallace Welch & Willingham

Communications Manager - Kristin Johnson, Founder & Owner, Toning N' Tots Bootcamp

JCA Education Liaison – Dr. JoAnn Eickhoff-Shemek, JCA Education

Committee Member – Carrie Hepburn, Executive Director, Tampa Bay Healthcare Collaborative

Committee Member – Diane McMillen, Owner, Creative Solutions Florida

Committee Member – Jessi Neitzel, Regional Health Promotion Specialist, Cigna

Committee Member – Wendy Weaver, Wellness Consultant, Humana

Committee Member - Kara Gilman, Benefits Specialist, White & Case, LLP

Committee Member- Brittany Lynn, Corporate Wellness Coordinator, Baycare Health System
Committee Member- Regina Novak, Health & Wellness Specialist, City of Clearwater