Kristen Laraia, Nominating Chair

Kristen Laraia

Kristen has been a member of the Junior League of the Palm Beaches since 2010. Prior to joining Nominating, she most recently served two years on the Management Team as Fundraising VP and Fundraising VP-Elect. These placements directly exposed her to knowledge and understanding of the qualities the League’s slated positions require for success and how the teams should function. Prior to that, she served in a variety of positions including 75th Anniversary Public Relations Chair, Deck the Palms Event Treasurer, and the Worth Tasting on Worth Avenue committee, which she also chaired. Kristen attended the Spring 2017 AJLI Organizational Development Institute in San Antonio, learning best practices and other tools for Junior League success. 

Kristen graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor’s in Marketing and Master’s in Business Administration. Kristen is the Director of Membership and Marketing at Gleneagles Country Club, a private residential country club, where she manages a team of eight professional staff members and oversees all membership, marketing, communications and charitable events at the club.