Dr. Shawn Robinson

HCC Ybor City Campus President


Dr. Robinson has served as the Ybor City Campus President of Hillsborough Community College since September 2007. Prior to joining the college he served as a mathematics professor, Library Director, Academic Assistant to the Provost, and Dean of Social Sciences and Physical Education at Valencia Community College in Orlando, Florida. He actively promotes open communication about key issues that impact the functioning of the college/campus from teaching methodologies and the use of learning technologies to procedure and policy changes that enhance student learning and collaborative campus governance. Dr. Robinson leads the Ybor City Campus through trust, relationship building, support, accountability, and leadership-by-example in a safe and supportive environment. As a representative of HCC in the Ybor City community, Dr. Robinson is currently serving as a board member of the Ybor City Chamber of Commerce, Ybor City Development Corporation, Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County, and Tampa Historic Streetcar Board of Directors. Additionally, Dr. Robinson is a member of the Florida A & M University College of Law Board of Visitors, Hillsborough Kids Board of Directors, City of Tampa Cultural Assets Taskforce, Kiwanis Club of Tampa Board of Directors, and Tampa Kiwanis Club Foundation Board of Directors. He is also a co-advisor for the Ybor City Campus Chess Club. Dr. Robinson holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics Education, a Master of Education degree in Mathematics Education and a Doctor of Education degree in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Central Florida. He holds a Juris Doctorate degree from Florida A & M University College of Law and is a member of the Florida Bar. In his free time, he enjoys golf, chess, Xbox, the SCIFI Channel, spending time with his son, and riding motorcycles with his wife.

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Ashley Carl, Executive Director of Marketing & Public Relations
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Angela Walters, Strategic Communications Officer
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Debbi Ordaz, Public Relations Specialist
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