Members & Committees

2021 Executive Committee – Officers

Arthur J. Menor

Managing Partner

Shutts & Bowen, LLP

Executive Committee Officer: Board Chair; Member since 2003

Fabiola Brumley

Palm Beach County President, Senior Vice President/Southeast Regional Executive – Commercial Banking

Bank of America Corporation

Executive Committee Officer: Chair-Elect; Member since 2007

Clifford Hertz

Managing Partner

Nelson Mullins Broad and Cassel

Executive Committee Officer: Secretary; Member since 2013

Michael L. Kohner


HBK CPAs and Consultants

Executive Committee Officer: Treasurer; Member since 2001

Philippe Jeck

Managing Partner

Jeck, Harris, Raynor & Jones, P.A.

Executive Committee Officer: General Counsel; Member since 2019

Pamela Rauch

Vice President of External Affairs and Economic Development

Florida Power and Light Company

Executive Committee Officer: Immediate Past Chair; Member since 2010


Members of the Economic Council can choose to serve on any of the below Committees.


The Communications Committee meets every other month and works to establish effective means for internal and external messaging to ensure its members and the community stay informed of the Council’s activities utilizing different platforms such as newsletters, social media and website. This Committee is instrumental in the planning and execution of the Leadership Trip.  

Dwyer Awards

The Dwyer Committee meets monthly or as needed and works in collaboration with the Education Foundation of Palm Beach County to plan and execute the annual Dwyer Awards ceremony which celebrates the finest educators in Palm Beach County, as well as develop fundraising efforts and sponsors as well as support the judging requirements. All funds […]

Member Services

The Member Services Committee meets monthly and works on attracting and retaining members as well as vetting new members to join the organization. Membership consists of 100 Active Members, Sustaining Members and Emerging Leaders. 16 of the 100 Members at large have been members for more than 20 years.  

Governance and Operations

The Governance and Operations Committee meets on an as-needed basis to discuss and review operational and governance issues such as By-Laws.  


The Policy Committee meets monthly and identifies policies and issues of importance to the county as well as monitoring county and statewide legislation and ordinances. 2018 Policy Objectives include Health and Human Services, Environment and Natural Resources, Economic Development and Budget and Taxation.  

Strategic Initiatives

The Strategic Initiatives Committee meets monthly and identifies and helps implement strategic initiatives which includes the following 2018 Priorities: Housing and Development, Mobility and Infrastructure.