Jacksonville, Fla. – September 9, 2020 – GrayRobinson today announced Jennifer Vanover, senior associate in the Jacksonville law firm and Gainesville law firm offices, has been selected for Leadership Jacksonville’s Class of 2021.
“I am honored to have been selected to join the Leadership Jacksonville Class of 2021, and am excited about this new adventure,” said Vanover. “Giving back to the community is very important to me both as an individual and as representative of GrayRobinson. I feel blessed to have been given this opportunity to learn more about our great community and how I can better serve others through this program.”
Leadership Jacksonville is a year-long program that educates, connects, and inspires diverse leaders to build and strengthen their communities. Since the first class in 1976-77, over 2,200 alumni have completed the year-long program exploring dynamics of urban society, analyzing major areas of community concern, facilitating development of leadership capacity, and promoting a network of community trustees.
Leadership Jacksonville Chief Executive Officer Jill Langford Dame, said in a press release, "Outstanding community leaders are always needed and this new class will build on the knowledge and talents that they bring to make a positive difference in our community."
Leadership Jacksonville accepts hundreds of applications from all sectors of the community and is highly competitive. Criteria for selection include demonstrated leadership skills, active community involvement, and commitment to the program. Vanover was one of 54 members accepted to the 2021 class. Learn more about Leadership Jacksonville here.