Yvonne Fry, a native Floridian, grew up in Plant City as part of an agricultural family. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, she returned home to pursue a career in public relations and marketing.
Nearly two decades ago, Yvonne became a small business owner with the launch of her first company. She is now the owner of Fry Entertainment Inc., a venture developing and producing artists, talent, and performers as well as providing a wide range of marketing consulting services, and Lines of Communication, a telecommunications consulting firm.
The immediate past Chair of both the Hillsborough Commission on the Status of Women and the Florida Commission on the Status of Women, Fry has been involved in a wide range of civic causes. These include being Chairwoman of the Greater Plant City Chamber of Commerce Board, as well as an Executive Committee Member of the Plant City Economic Development Corporation, and also serving on the advisory board of The Spring Tampa Bay, the Junior League Community Advisory Board, Frameworks of Tampa Bay, Historic Plant City Main Street Board, BayCare Board and the Plant City Board of Adjustment.Back