President and Chief Executive Officer, Big Brothers Big Sisters of America (BBBSA)
Leading Big Brothers Big Sisters of America (BBBSA) is President and CEO Pam Iorio, the former two-term mayor of Tampa, Florida.
Iorio became the leader of BBBSA, the nation’s oldest mentoring organization, in March 2014. Today, there are over 300 affiliates in all 50 states matching volunteers, called “Bigs,” with children, “Littles.” These caring relationships help change a young person’s life for the better.
BBBSA is undergoing a nationwide strategic planning process, and recently launched Bigs in Blue, a national initiative to recruit police officers as mentors, building bridges between police and the communities they serve.
Iorio has a B.S. in political science from American University and an M.A. in history from the University of South Florida.