LEADERSHIP PALM BEACH COUNTY Announces 2014 Leadership Class Members
Fifty Palm Beach County professionals selected for competitive leadership program
WEST PALM BEACH FL, July 18, 2013 - Leadership Palm Beach County (LPBC) recently announced participants in its 2014 Leadership Program, which aims to identify and unite diverse leaders in order to increase understanding of countywide issues and improve participants’ ability to lead effectively.
LPBC’s 10-month Leadership Program brings class members to significant sites throughout the county to meet with community leaders and gain hands-on experience with major industries and issues.
Christina D’Elosua, LPBC Executive Director, described the selection process:
“We couldn’t have been more impressed by the applicants for the Leadership Palm Beach County Class of 2014! This year’s class is again comprised of top-tier leaders in a variety of industries that represent the diverse demographics of Palm Beach County. The class of 2014 is looking forward to deepening their civic commitment and awareness of diverse industries in Palm Beach County, as well as meeting and engaging the county’s top leaders.
Leadership Palm Beach County Class of 2014
Rikki Lober Bagatell, Shutts & Bowen LLP
Claudia Kirk Barto, Junior Achievement of the Palm Beaches and Treasure Coast
Zach Berg, Credit Suisse Securities
Denise Bleau, Ward, Damon Posner, Pheterson and Bleau, PL
Catherine Blomeke, The Arc of Palm Beach County
David G. Bollis, WTAS LLC
Mark J Burger, Mark J Burger CPA
Chrissy Cassata, United Way of Palm Beach County
Michelle Dryer, Workforce Alliance
Daniel Eisinger, 15th Judicial Circuit Public Defender's Office
Ray Ellis, PNC Bank
Sue Eusepi, AFLAC
Silvia Evans, Palm Beach Accounting and Financial Services
Bill Foman, The Law Offices of Deitsch & Wright
Leon Fooksman, Digital Storyline
Jenni Garrison, Gunster
Lee Gordon, Law Office of Lee B. Gordon
Brad Hertzberg, Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County
Felisia Hill, City of Pahokee
Cynthia Kanai, Palm Beach Day Academy
Dr. Anita S. Kaplan, Palm Beach State College
Tom Kodadek, The Scripps Research Institute
Karin Kurtz, Sandy Pines Hospital
Stephanie Langlais, Max Planck Florida Institute
Heather MacDougall, Akerman Senterfitt LLP
Max Macon, Florida Power & Light
Lynn Martin, Girls on the Run Palm Beach
Noel Martinez, Northern Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce
Walt Maxwell, Rampell & Rampell, P.A.
Nick Moschella, The Palm Beach Post
Owen O'Neill, Clinics Can Help
John Peters, Palm Healthcare Foundation
Deana Pizzo, I.T. Solutions of South Florida
Michele Poole, North Ridge Electric
Kenny D. Rampersad, Palm Beach County Library System
Jack Rice, Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County, Inc
Kelly Ring, Big Brothers & Big Sisters
Abbie Rosemeyer, Palm Beach Atlantic University
Rick Sartory, Gulfstream Business Bank
Beverly Scott, City of Belle Glade
Keith Sonderling, Gunster
Pepe Sosa, Law Office of Jose D. Sosa, P.C.
Keely Taylor, The Palm Beach Post
Lisa Turner, Clerk & Comptroller, Palm Beach County
Alyona Ushe, Creative City Collaborative DBA Arts Garage
Caroline Villanueva, Florida Crystals Corporation
Sue Wandersman, Kaufman, Rossin & Co.
Kelly White, South University
Erica Whitfield, School District of Palm Beach County
Greg Zele, Zele Huber Trial Attorneys, P.A.
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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.