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Palm Beach County Leadership

A relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives in our community.

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Board of Directors

Chair

Melissa Mickle
Executive Vice President, Florida Market
PNC Financial Services Group

President

Dr. Anita Wilborn
Internal Medicine
Tenet Physician Services

Immediate Past President

Dr. Darryl Miller
Cardiologist
Cleveland Clinic

Leadership Development Chair

Grasford W. Smith
Partner
Akerman

Members

Dr. Avis Brown
Physician
St. Mary’s Medical Center

Deborah H. Caplan
Executive Vice President of Human Resources and Corporate Services
NextEra Energy, Inc.

John A. Domenico
Managing Director
Private Client Advisor II
U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management

Hilda A. Gonzalez
Chief Risk Officer
Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office

Michele Jacobs
President and CEO
Economic Council of Palm Beach County

Dr. Fontaine Timmer
Director of Volunteer Nurse Corps
Owner of Emerald Manor

Kathryn Vecellio
Vice President
The Vecellio Group, Inc.

Palm Beach Founder’s Circle

Founding Member

Kathryn C. Vecellio

Charter Members

Margarita Allinson

Julie Rudolph

Members

Lee Ann Alderton

Hermé de Wyman Miro

Rebecca Doane

Annie Falk

Melissa Mickle

Suzanne Niedland

Diane Perrella

Monika Preston

Pamela M. Rauch

Melissa Sullivan