Kelly L. Smallridge

Kelly L. Smallridge

Kelly L. Smallridge
President and CEO, Business Development Board of Palm Beach County

Kelly L. Smallridge is the President and CEO of the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County, where she has been employed for 21 years. She became the first female President of a South Florida economic development board in 2004 after serving in many different capacities within the organization. Her primary responsibility is to oversee all relocation and expansion projects interested in Palm Beach County. In addition to her responsibilities with the Business Development Board, she also played an active role in the creation of the InternetCoast, a tri-county effort to brand South Florida as a global technology hub. She also serves on the boards of Florida Economic Development Council, Workforce Alliance of Palm Beach County, Office Depot Foundation, the Education Commission of Palm Beach County and the county's OEDP Committee (Overall Economic Development and Planning).


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