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Clay Women's Empowerment Council

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04/05/2018 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
The Clay Women's Empowerment Council
The Club Continental
2143 Astor St, Orange Park, FL, 32073
Speakers:
Kerri Stewart, Chief Customer Officer for JEA, & Chief of Staff for Lenny Curry and John Peyton.
Price: $25.00 per ticket ($25.00 for Non-Members)
Day of Event Price: $25.00 per ticket
Event Description

Kerri Stewart, Chief Customer Officer

Kerri Stewart joined JEA as Chief Customer Officer in 2017, bringing more than 14 years of experience to the organization.  Previously, Stewart served as Chief of Staff for Jacksonville, Florida Mayor Lenny Curry, providing policy and public affairs guidance to the mayor. 

Prior to returning to the City of Jacksonville, Stewart was a Partner and Senior Vice President at Infinity Global Solutions. Drawing on her extensive experience in both the public and private sectors, she focused on assisting clients in the areas of government privatization, public infrastructure development, general management consulting and government relations. She also served as interim president of Visit Jacksonville, Local Initiative Support Corporation (LISC) and Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville as part of her management consulting practice.

Prior to joining IGS, Stewart served as the Chief Administrative Officer for the City of Jacksonville/Duval County, Florida under Mayor John Peyton and Mayor Alvin Brown. In this role, she oversaw day-to-day government operations for the city, including directing a nearly 5,000-member workforce and managing the $1 billion municipal budget and $164 million annual capital improvement plan. During her first tenure with the City of Jacksonville, Stewart led several successful privatization studies and implementations, and she has shared her experiences in this area at a variety of conferences and other professional venues.

During her years of public service, Stewart also served as director of the city’s Housing and Neighborhoods Department, created the Office of Operational Efficiency (now known as the Inspector General’s Office), and served as a policy advisor to Mayor Peyton.

Prior to joining the City of Jacksonville, Stewart worked as a Program Manager for Alltel Information Systems in Leeds, UK and Jacksonville, Florida. She is a graduate of the University of North Florida’s Coggin School of Business with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, double-majoring in Marketing and Management.

Sponsors
General Information

Clay Women’s Empowerment Council (CWEC) is a Clay Chamber sanctioned program that meets on the first Thursday of each month from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at The Club Continental, 2143 Astor St, Orange Park, FL 32073. Register by 11:30 a.m. Tuesday prior to meeting to pay the member discount price. After this time, members and non-members will be charged $25.

 

Thank you to our sponsors: 

Ruby Sponsors

Orange Park Mall 

 VyStar Credit Union 

Rose Sponsors

Fleming Island Plastic Surgery, Fleming Island Surgery Center

Red Sponsors

SpeedPro Imaging, Susan Carter CPA, P.A.,