Virtual Forum: Hillsborough School Board General Election

Friday, October 2, 2020 at noon


Please join us when The Tampa Tiger Bay Club will host a virtual forum Friday, October 2 at noon featuring general election candidates for Hillsborough County School Board.

The forum will feature District 1 candidate Nadia Combs and incumbent Steve Cona; District 3 candidates Mitch Thrower and Jessica Vaughn; District 5 incumbent Tamara Shamburger and candidate Henry “Shake” Washington; and District 7 incumbent Lynn Gray and candidate Sally Harris.  

The meeting, which is free and open to the public, will be shown live beginning at noon on, Facebook ( and the Tampa Bay Arts and Education Network Spectrum channel 636 & Frontier channel 34. 

Tampa Tiger Bay Club President Yvonne Fry will moderate. Only Tiger Bay Club members may ask questions, which they can submit in advance by emailing them to or during the meeting on Facebook. To become a member, go to

The virtual forum is being presented in partnership with the Athena Society, the Hillsborough County Democratic Executive Committee, Hillsborough Republican Party, The Junior League of Tampa, The League of Women Voters of Hillsborough County, North Hillsborough Republican Club, Southshore Republican Club, Tampa Bay Young Republicans and Tampa Republican Women Federated

For sponsorship opportunities, please visit our sponsors page for more information.

The Tampa Tiger Bay Club is a non-partisan political group that presents lively discussions on important issues and candidates running for office.

For nearly 40 years, the Tiger Bay Club has presented live discussions of important topics of the day. We hope to return to in-person meetings soon.

This is not a ticketed event

Online reservations/payment are preferred as they make registration/check-in at events much quicker. We thank you for making your reservation and payment online. If you are unable to do so, please RSVP by emailing or by phone: (813) 507-9236.