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Rosie Lee

Action Zone
Executive Director
Rosie brings more than 30 years’ administrative management experience, and nearly an equal amount as a serial entrepreneur, to the day-to-day operations. She has owned and operated a real estate brokerage, a food truck and a mobile DJ business. She was part of the gig-economy before the phrase became a movement, working as a freelance writer, web developer, grant writer, and communication stylist. Rosie authored Concession Connections, a startup manual for food truck owner/operators after witnessing the financial hardships so many fledgling food truck owners experienced because they were unfamiliar with and unable to find the information they needed to make good business decisions. As Executive Director of Action Zone, Rosie serves the military community in their quest for business success, as well as the surrounding entrepreneur support community as an active and willing collaborator. Florida's best is in Tampa, she believes, and only by working together can we create the most good.  is a certified Ice House Entrepreneur Program Facilitator from the Entrepreneurial Learning Initiative as well as a certified CO.STARTERS Facilitator.
Rosie has recently been recognized with Action Zone as TiE Tampa's Social Entrepreneur of the Year for 2019.