TAMPA, Florida – The CEO of Tampa International Airport and the Vice President of Communications have both tested positive for COVID-19.
According to official information, Joe Lopano, CEO of TPA, and Veronica Cintron, vice president of communications, are both in quarantine.
Upon receiving the results, the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority began contacting all employees and employees who were in close contact with them. So far, all people tested have received negative results.
The agency had events at TPA for the past week that required face masks and social distancing. However, the agency is offering free rapid tests to employees and their immediate family members this weekend.
Both Lopano and Cintron are doing fine, officials said.
Lopano has no symptoms and Cintron has mild symptoms. Both are in quarantine.