Leadership Florida Connect is the state’s only leadership program that spans industry boundaries and focuses solely on developing Florida’s existing and emerging leaders. The program was created in 2009 and developed into the sought-after statewide institute for professionals ages 25 – 39. It is comprised of five sessions over a nine-month period in different locations throughout Florida. Each programming session focuses on key issues and opportunities that are specific to Florida while intertwining leadership skills and development.
The Connect Program is a prestigious honor as they select a class of diverse leaders to participate in programming and experiences with the goal of becoming educated, engaged, and inspired to make Florida a better place while forming lifetime connections and bonds among classmates.
As a board certified labor and employment attorney, Holly Griffin Goodman focuses her practice on counseling clients, from small businesses to large institutions, in everyday employment matters. Starting with the hiring process through discipline and termination, Holly’s goal is to help businesses manage their employees, and balance the interests of the business with obligations under federal, state, and local employment laws.