FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Christina D’Elosua
Executive Director, Leadership Palm Beach County
July 1, 2014
LEADERSHIP PALM BEACH COUNTY ANNOUNCES 2014-2015 BOARD OF GOVERNORS
West Palm Beach, Fla - Leadership Palm Beach County (LPBC) recently announced its 2014-2015 Board of Governors and incoming Board President, Tammy Clarke, Leadership Class of 2008.
Clarke is a senior tax director for BDO USA LLP in West Palm Beach and has more than 20 years public accounting experience in tax planning, compliance and consulting. She has extensive knowledge and experience in various industries, including construction, entertainment, healthcare, professional associations, real estate, retail and consumer products. She manages complex engagements with a high level of professional integrity.
Much like her professional career, Clarke is extremely active and committed to helping others. She lends her knowledge, experience and strong leadership to several business organizations and community groups. In addition to Leadership Palm Beach County, Clarke has held leadership positions with the Palm Beach County Medical Society Services, the FICPA and the Palm Beach Tax Institute.
"My experiences with Leadership PBC since 2007 have been life changing,” said Clarke. “It's really incredible how much I've learned about this amazing county and all of the dedicated leaders in the community through this organization. I am humbled and very excited to be taking on the role of President of Leadership PBC for the next year.”
Clarke is also an accomplished and passionate photographer…capturing moments with her family, friends and colleagues.
Leadership Palm Beach County (LPBC) is a nonprofit organization that brings together leaders from the public, private and nonprofit sectors to build and steward a vibrant, interconnected community. Since 1983, our unique programs have prepared over 1,500 adult and youth leaders by deepening their civic commitment and awareness of diverse industries. Through connection and education of our county’s most promising leaders, LPBC creates a lasting impact in our county.
2014-2015 Board of Governors
President: Tammy Clarke, Director, BDO
1st Vice President: Kim Jones, Client Advisor, Celedinas Insurance
2nd Vice President: Nancy Proffitt, President, Proffitt Management Solutions
Treasurer: Charles Frazier, Deputy Executive Director, Palm Tran, Inc.
Immediate Past President: David Greene, Partner, Fox Rothschild LLP
Governors: Jessica Cecere, President/CEO, Nonprofits First; Victoria Chouris, Vice President/COO, South Florida Fair & Palm Beach County Expositions, Inc.; Pedro del Sol, Retired President & CEO; Linda Culbertson, President of Foresight Communications & Consulting, Inc.; Pedro del Sol, Retired President & CEO, Nonprofits First; Jenni Garrison, Director of Marketing & Communications, Gunster; Jackie Halderman, President, International Alliance of Healthcare Educators; Eric Hopkins, Senior Vice President, Hundley Farms, Inc.; Eric Inge, Employee Benefits Consultant, Jordan Dynamics, Inc.; Lisa Johnson, Vice President, Marketing and Brand Management, Girl Scouts of Southeast Florida; Roberta Jurney, Executive Director, Quantum House; William Lynch, President, Corradino Water & Environment, LLC; Dorritt Miller, Deputy City Administrator, City of West Palm Beach; Ellyn Okrent, CEO, Florence Fuller Child Development Centers; Melanie Otero, Vice President of External Affairs, Palm Healthcare Foundation; Christine Radentz, Business Relationship Manager, AVP, Wells Fargo; Ike Powell, Director of Community Development, Urban League of Palm Beach County; Christine Radentz, Business Relationship Manager, AVP, Wells Fargo; Jan Rodusky, Director of Grants, Cultural Council of Palm Beach County; Kelly Rowland Kerr, Volunteer Recruiter, Guardian ad Litem; Jose Sosa, Owner/Senior Attorney, Law Office of Jose D. Sosa, P.C.; Robert Torrington, Senior Vice President, Wealth Advisor, UBS Financial Services; Roberto Vargas, Attorney at Jones, Foster, Johnson & Stubbs, P.A.; Lee Williams, Senior Commercial Real Estate Appraiser, Addison Appraisal
Christopher Cortez, Attorney at Jones, Foster, Johnson & Stubbs, P.A. serves as the Leadership Palm Beach County legal counsel.
The mission of Leadership Palm Beach County is to educate and unite leaders to build a better community.
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Leadership Palm Beach County, Inc., is an educational 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization designed to foster awareness of community issues and promote efficient communication and cooperative relationships between existing and emerging community leaders. LPBC’s stated mission is to educate and unite leaders to build a better community. Initiated in 1983 through a collaborative effort of the local Chambers of Commerce, LPBC has prepared more than 1,000 graduates for enhanced community leadership roles.