South Florida Fair and Palm Beach Expo - President/CEO
Vicki began her 34-year career at the South Florida Fair in 1985, whereas of July, 2019 she is President/CEO. She is an alumna of Palm Beach State College and a graduate of Palm Beach Atlantic University where she received her Master’s in Business Administration.
She was instrumental in the year round opening of the Yesteryear Village “The Living History Park” on the Fairgrounds. In her new leadership role, Vicki wants to expand the presence of the Fair in the community. She is grateful for the professional team at the Fair who works to host year-round events and produces one of the best Fairs in the nation. The volunteer support from the Fair’s Board of Directors is invaluable.
Vicki supports her community by serving on several Boards. She is past Chair of the Palm Beach State College Foundation Board and Discover the Palm Beaches. She is also past Chair of the Florida Federation of Fairs and the Florida Festivals and Events Association. She now serves on the Board of the International Association of Fairs and Expositions as the Zone 2 Director and is a Vice President for Leadership Palm Beach County’s Board of Governors.
In 2010, Vicki was the recipient of the Athena Award from the Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches and was inducted into the Florida Federation of Fairs Hall of Fame the same year. In 2018, she was honored with the Women in Leadership Award for non-profits by Executive Women of the Palm Beaches. This past June, she received the
Leadership Excellence “President’s Award” from Leadership Palm Beach County.
She is PROUD to call Palm Beach County her home!
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