Distinguished Alumni & Leadership Awards 2022

Event Details

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Business and philanthropic community leaders come together to share the importance of investing in today's students as tomorrow's leaders.

This annual event is a collaborative partnership between the Business Development BoardThe School District of Palm Beach County and the Education Foundation of Palm Beach County.  

The event will feature:

  • Honoring Kate Arrizza, President & Chief Executive Officer with Cox Science Center and Aquarium and a Palm Beach County graduate as the 2022 Distinguished Alumni Awardee for her significant contributions in professional practice, personal achievement and community service.
  • Honoring Ray Titus, Chief Executive Officer with United Franchise Group, as the Outstanding Leadership Awardee for going “above and beyond” and a leader in the community. 
  • Hear how business and education leaders, Daniel Cane, CEO and Co-Founder with Modernizing Medicine and Michael J. Burke, Superintendent with The School District of Palm Beach County, discuss emerging trends and employment in both the business and education world, as well as what role private investment from the business community plays in education today.
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Meet the Keynote Speakers

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