September 27, 2017, Sunrise, FL – Leadership Florida proudly announces that it has named Sarah Alsofrom as chair of the Regional Council for the Gulfstream Region. The region includes Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River and Okeechobee Counties. Leadership Florida is a statewide community of leaders working to build a better Florida.
“We are thrilled to have Sarah serving as council chair for the Gulfstream Region. She is a dynamic individual with extraordinary talents and we are excited to collaborate with her,” said Wendy Spencer President and CEO of Leadership Florida. A West Palm Beach native, Alsofrom is the director of community relations for GL Homes. She manages the company’s statewide philanthropic efforts with a particular emphasis on those charities that work to break the cycle of homelessness. GL Homes is one of the nation’s largest homebuilders with more than 85,000 people living in GL homes throughout Florida.www.glhomes.com
Leadership Florida Board of Directors Chair Beth Kigel stated, “Sarah’s commitment to our organization and the community made her a natural choice to lead our Gulfstream Region.”
Alsofrom holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida and a J.D. from Stetson University College of Law. She is a graduate of Leadership Florida Cornerstone Class XXXII and a Lifetime Member. As an active community leader, Alsofrom has served as past president of the Forum Club of the Palm Beaches, past chair of the Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches and served on the board of directors of the 211 Helpline Palm Beach/Treasure Coast.
“Leadership Florida is a very influential statewide organization and I’m honored to be selected,” said Alsofrom. “Through our civic, philanthropic, and educational initiatives, our membership makes a positive and effective impact throughout Florida.”
Leadership Florida has developed a reputation as a builder of a stronger, diverse statewide sense of community. A respected non-partisan convener of committed individuals, Leadership Florida enhances the knowledge and leadership abilities of Florida’s leaders through educational programs and by encouraging collaborative work for the betterment of our state. www.leadershipflorida.org