Published On: Wed, Aug 14th, 2019

Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s Director of Education Accepted into Leadership Palm Beach County Engage Program

Hannah Campbell one of 56 professionals selected for esteemed program

Boca Raton, FL – Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s (LMC) Director of Education, Hannah Campbell has been accepted into the 2019-20 Leadership Palm Beach County (LPBC) Engage program. The Leadership Engage Program is a highly competitive 10-month program which offers participants a powerful new network and a transformative learning experience, with the intent to better Palm Beach County.

Participants, who come from diverse industries and backgrounds, will gain a deeper understanding of their own leadership styles as well as understand the ways in which they can make significant improvements in the community.

“I am honored to have been selected for Leadership Palm Beach County class of 2020 amongst such a stellar and dynamic group of leaders. Experiencing LPBC will undoubtedly bring personal and professional growth so I may better serve our community and the Education Team at Loggerhead Marinelife Center,” said Campbell.

Leadership Engage is the flagship program for LPBC which unites leaders to improve Palm Beach County and deepens their civic commitment and awareness of diverse issues and industries.This year’s class members were selected for their leadership and service in their professional and civic lives. They will meet as a group for one full-day each month, from September to May, and travel to all areas of the County, exploring program topics such as agriculture, education, public safety, and healthcare.

Jack E. Lighton LMC’s President and CEO said, “Professional development is the cornerstone of career commitment. LMC is preparing to offer significantly expanded educational spaces and programs via our Waves of Progress expansion. The Engage program will complement Hannah’s leadership, visibility, and connectivity within this powerful network of community leaders and will continue to prepare her for our exciting future.”

In addition to her duties at LMC, Campbell is also Southeast Regional Director for the Florida Marine Science Educator’s Association (FMSEA), a facilitator of the Aquatic Species Collection Certification program, a collaborative certification course between the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) and FMSEA, where educators attend a workshop and earn a certificate, valid for 3-years, to conduct in-water field activities with their students following all regulations and best practices guided by FWC for educational activities.

About Loggerhead Marinelife Center 

Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) is a nonprofit sea turtle research, rehabilitation and educational institution that promotes conservation of ocean ecosystems with a focus on threatened and endangered sea turtles. The Center features an on-site hospital, research laboratory, educational exhibits and aquariums, and also operates the Juno Beach Pier, which hosts world-class angling and sightseeing. Situated on one of the world’s most important sea turtle nesting beaches, Loggerhead Marinelife Center is open daily and hosts over 350,000 guests free-of-charge each year. The Center’s conservation team works with 90 local and international organizations across six continents to form partnerships and share conservation initiatives and best practices that are core to its mission of ocean conservation. The Center is expanding and has launched its Waves of Progress capital expansion campaign, designed to accelerate and amplify LMC’s conservation and education impact. When complete, the facility will offer one of the world’s most advanced and unique experiences for guests and scientific partners. For more information, visit marinelife.org or call (561) 627-8280.

Leadership Palm Beach County

Leadership Palm Beach County, Inc. is an educational 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization designed to foster awareness of community issues and promote efficient communication and cooperative relationships between existing and emerging community leaders. LPBC’s stated mission is to educate and unite leaders to build a better community. Initiated in 1983 through a collaborative effort of the local Chambers of Commerce, LPBC has prepared more than 2,800 adult and youth graduates for enhanced community leadership roles. Learn more about LPBC here: LeadershipPBC.org.

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