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Derrick Brooks is currently the EVP of Corporate and Community Development for Tampa Bay Sports and Entertainment. Prior to his current role, Mr. 55, as we know him, was a linebacker for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for 14 seasons, tallying up many awards over his tenure including nine-time All-Pro choice, named to the Pro Bowl 11 times and selected to the NFL’s All-Decade Team of the 2000s.
He was most recently named to the NFL 100 All-Time Team and has been enshrined into both the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the Buccaneers Ring of Honor. His passion for education and inspiring our youth has influenced his charitable work in the community. Building a legacy is at the heart of his drive. He approaches life as the ultimate team game.
As Co-Chairman for the Tampa Bay Super Bowl LV Host Committee, Derrick will help lead our team in all areas of business relationships. In addition to these duties, he is equally excited to help spearhead the host committee’s social impact and Forever 55 legacy initiatives. Brooks will help guide the team that progresses the Tampa Bay region forward forever.