2018 WILA Honorary Chair: Michele Gurto
2018 Honorary Chair, Michele Gurto, is a talented CPA specializing in consulting, management and accounting services for businesses and nonprofit organizations. Her impressive client list includes Adopt A Family, Benzaiten Center for Creative Arts, Community Foundation PBMC, Early Learning Coalition, Education Foundation of Palm Beach County, Celia & Victor Farris Foundation, NonProfits First, Friends of Mounts Botanical Garden, Palm Beach Symphony, Palm Beach Tax Institute, Prime Time, United Way of Palm Beach County, and Women’s Foundation of Palm Beach County. Michele brings her more than 31 years of experience, including positions as Vice President of Finance for Quantum Foundation, VP of Finance for Community Foundation of Palm Beach & Martin Counties, Director of Operations & Finance for Gunster Law Firm and more, as she assists clients with COO & CFO staffing, financial management, business modeling, budgets & forecasts, board governance, association management, compilations and special projects.
A longtime Palm Beach County resident and a graduate of the University of Florida, Michele volunteers her time and talents to many organizations locally. In addition to her service to Executive Women of the Palm Beaches, she lends her talents to various roles with Education Foundation of Palm Beach County, Impact the Palm Beaches, and Leadership Palm Beach County.
We are delighted that she has agreed to serve has our 2018 Honorary Chair.