FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Jeffrey Fauer, a Director with Tripp Scott, has been named chair of the Leadership Broward Board of Directors. Fauer, a Leadership Broward Class XXXIII graduate, has served in different board leadership positions previously, including General Counsel and Chair-Elect. Fauer will lead Leadership Broward’s Executive Committee consisting of:

  • Matt Korshoff, SouthState Bank, Past Chair
  • Kim Vassar, Arc Broward, Chair-Elect
  • Gregg Goldstein, EM Consulting Group, VP Programs
  • Israel Gomez, Keefe McCullough CPAs, Treasurer
  • Michael Lessne, Nelson Mullin, VP Engagement
  • Joshua Levenson, Holland & Knight LLP, Secretary
  • Ellice Martinez, HCA East Florida Division, VP Outreach
  • Maria Pierson, Pierson Grant Public Relations, VP Marketing
  • Jessica Rodriguez, Cloud Nine Nonprofit Advisors, VP Events
  • Jamie Wasserman, Shutts & Bowen LLP, General Counsel

Serving on the Leadership Broward Board of Directors are:

  • Patricia Batista, AbbVie
  • Anthony Coppola, Key Electric, Inc
  • Alexa Diaz, Junior Achievement of South Florida
  • Whitney Dutton, Dutton Real Estate Services
  • Jamie Edgemon, Civic Volunteer
  • Kelly Eppy, Covelli Enterprises
  • Kate Goldman, Baptist Health of South Florida
  • DeAnn Hazey, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • Jeffrey Hirsch, Greenberg Traurig, PA
  • Todd Holt, Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance
  • Chris Lagerbloom, City of Fort Lauderdale
  • Kelly Lane, Memorial Healthcare System
  • Voula Liroff, HealthChannels, LLC
  • Meka Mears, P&M Healthcare LLC
  • Christine Molloy, Accenture’s Resources Operating Group
  • Denise Morales, Colliers
  • Haroula Protopapadakis, Boca Raton Regional Hospital
  • Mary Lou Ruderman, Ruderman and Company, CPAs
  • Kathryn Salerno, Broward Health
  • Christopher Sajdera, Sajdera Kim, PLLC
  • Cindy Schutt, Cindy Schutt PR
  • Tarlesha Smith, City of Fort Lauderdale
  • Elisa Stone, Broward College
  • Tate Tenorio, Parker Playhouse
  • Kirsten Uebrig, BBX Capital Corporation
  • John Walsh, Walsh Financial Consultants.


About the Leadership Broward Foundation, Inc.

The Leadership Broward Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization, is Broward County’s premier leadership development training organization with a 40-year history of helping emerging and established leaders to expand their leadership skills, enhance their knowledge of local and state issues, and leverage their individual passions to initiate positive change in the Broward County community.

Its mission, “to develop and inspire individuals to serve our community,” is accomplished through a range of programs starting with its signature Leadership Broward program, which offers a behind-the-scenes look at issues affecting Broward County in the areas of government, education, business, media, transportation, criminal justice, history, environment, culture, arts, recreation, and health and community services. Youth Leadership Broward and Women Leading Broward round out the organization’s program offeringsFor more information, visit or call 954-767-8866.