Jenna Grooms is the Director of Host Committee Events for the Tampa Bay Super Bowl LV Host Committee. Her main focus will be the management and production of the Host Committee’s portion of Super Bowl Experience. She will also oversee operations and production of several other key Host Committee events throughout the Tampa Bay area.
Jenna joined the Tampa Bay Sports Commission (TBSC) in 2016 as the organization's Event Development Institute Manager and in 2019 was elevated to Director. Jenna’s main responsibility is growing the Event Development Institute (EDI), the TBSC’s full-service, in-house marketing and events agency that specializes in growing new and existing events and brands nationwide.
Jenna has spent most of her career in the sports and entertainment industry, beginning with several marketing internships with small, Tampa-based agencies. After completing an internship with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Special Events and Game Operations Department in 2011, she was hired full time in 2012, spending four years as the Events and Entertainment Coordinator. Currently, Jenna is involved in several community-based programs and events, including serving as a mentor for the Positive Coaching Alliance of Tampa Bay and USF Muma College of Business and participating as an active member of the Events Committee for both the Women in Sports and Events (WISE) Tampa Bay Chapter and the St. Petersburg Police Athletic League.
Jenna graduated from the University of Central Florida in 2012 with a degree in Advertising and Public Relations and a minor in Sociology. She currently resides with her husband, Tony, and her son, Miller, in St. Petersburg.