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2018 Kim Bodine, 850-913-3285
Bodine Awarded by 850 Magazine
PANAMA CITY, FL – 850—The Business Magazine of Northwest Florida held a luncheon on August 21, 2018 at Florida State University in Panama City, Florida. There, Kim Bodine, Executive Director for CareerSource Gulf Coast, was presented the 2018 Pinnacle Award.
The Pinnacle Award was
established in 2013 and is presented annually to 10 leading businesswomen who
are making strides in Northwest Florida. Award winners are recognized for holding
themselves to high standards and their contribution to the betterment of the local
Kim Bodine has over 25 years of experience in workforce development and oversees the administration of up to 45 funding-streams and programs with annual budgets of up to $13 million. She has contributed to the development of many workforce programs assisting youth, veterans, dislocated workers, and disabled persons. Kim is also heavily-involved in Alignment Bay County, a collective impact organization she worked to create that focuses on providing health and education resources to Bay County’s youth by aligning local community organizations and resources.
currently serves as President of the Florida Workforce Development Association,
leading CareerSource counterparts across the state. She also serves many local
organizations. She is the vice chair of ARC of the Bay, the secretary of the Bay
County Economic Development Alliance, a member of the UF/IFAS Bay County
Extension Advisory Board, the Restore Council of Bay County, the Bay, Franklin,
Gulf Healthy Start Coalition, the Bay
Medical Sacred Heart Board of Directors, and the Gulf County Economic