Urban Affairs Director
Prior to becoming St. Petersburg’s Director of Urban Affairs, Ms. Gaskin-Capehart served as the Director of Communications and External Affairs for the Pinellas County Urban League. Prior to her position with the Urban League, she was the Deputy District Director for Congresswoman Kathy Castor, Executive Director of the Partnership for a Healthier Pinellas, Outreach Director for Congressman Jim Davis, owner of Sanaa’ Systems Inc., and Assistant Vice President of Community Development Banking for AmSouth Bank.
Ms. Gaskin-Capehart is a graduate of the University of South Florida and several leadership development programs including the National Urban Fellows, America’s Leaders of Change Cohort II program. She has devoted much of her professional life to expanding her skills in community, economic and youth development.
Urban Affairs Department