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Outgoing LPBC President Tammy Clarke Reflects on Her Experience

By: Leon Fooksman
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: July 27, 2015
Outgoing LPBC President Tammy Clarke shared her reflections on getting accepted into LPBC in 2008 and steadily rising to become our president in 2015. It’s been a great journey that she recommends for anyone wanting to lead in today’s complicated world.
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Kim Jones Becomes 2016 LPBC President

Date: July 27, 2015
Our new President Kim Jones (2003) is focusing on three core goals: growing our programs, expanding our partnerships, and having more “presence” from our alumni. She recently did a Q&A on her vision for LPBC and explained why she wanted to serve as president.
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LPBC Announces 2016 Leadership ENGAGE Class Members

Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: July 20, 2015
Fifty Palm Beach County professionals selected for competitive leadership program
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LPBC Civic Engagement Project Increases Access to Fresh Food

By: Leon Fooksman
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: May 21, 2015
A local charity involved in reducing hunger in Palm Beach County was given the rights to “glean” a mango grove in Lantana. But there was a challenge: the agency didn’t have much experience in gleaning mangos (which allows people to collect fresh food left over after an initial harvest is completed). So CROS Ministries turned to LPBC for help.
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How to Feed the Hungry? Do More “Gleaning”

By: Leon Fooksman
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: May 20, 2015
Have you ever heard of “gleaning?” -- allowing people to pick fresh food left over after the initial harvest is completed? Most of us know little about this concept. Last year, that included Owen O’Neill (Class of 2014) and his Leadership Engage classmates who took it on as a civic engagement project.
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Palm Beach County and Transportation: There Are Many Niche Opportunities

By: Leon Fooksman
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: April 27, 2015
When it comes to transportation, our community needs new ideas, approaches and strategies that can bring us more financial resources and connect us to regional planning efforts.
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2015 LEA Recipient Michele Poole: Passionate Advocate for Children

By: Leon Fooksman
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: April 25, 2015
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A Refreshed Identity: New Logos and Program Names Capture Our Impact

By: Leon Fooksman
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: April 25, 2015
We are proud to share our new logo for Leadership Palm Beach County!
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More than 600 attendees came out to the “Songwriters in the Round” events last week to enjoy top-notch songwriters from Nashville and support our Youth Leadership Program.
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Groundhog Day Job Shadow: Helps Students Pursue Educational and Career Goals

By: Leon Fooksman
Source: Leadership Palm Beach County
Date: February 19, 2015
Every February, Leadership Palm Beach County helps organize Groundhog Day Job Shadow on (that’s right) Groundhog Day!
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