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Lila A. Jaber, regional managing shareholder at Gunster, was profiled recently in Florida Trend magazine.

The profile outlines her background, from her small-business roots to the Florida Public Service Commission, and ultimately, to Gunster. Along the way, she’s dedicated her management skills to roles at Workforce Florida and Leadership Florida, and in support of women in leadership.

Gunster attorney Lila JaberIn 2015, Jaber founded Florida’s Women in Energy, a leadership forum designed to inform, inspire and connect women to jobs in Florida’s energy industry.

Jaber leads Gunster’s government affairs law and lobbying practice, and oversees activity in the firm’s Tallahassee, Tampa and Orlando offices.

Read the entire profile: A low-key approach: Lila Jaber helps other women succeed (Florida Trend, 9/28/17)

On a related note, Jaber participated in a webinar entitled “Building legacies: Women who lead, serve & inspire” earlier this year on behalf of CS Week Excellence. The webinar host introduces Jaber as a champion for diversifying a talented workforce in the energy industry.

Watch the 40-minute, June 28, 2017, webinar now:

Topics in this webinar include:

  • Jaber’s background and rise to the role of chair of the Florida Public Service Commission
  • Personal insights on governing in a dynamic, often male-dominated industry
  • Tips for maintaining balance in work and home life
  • Resources and opportunities to help women grow and thrive in the energy industry

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