CEO, KAST Construction, West Palm Beach
Kast Construction is one of Florida’s largest general contracting firms, with operations in the state’s major metropolitan areas and offices in Miami, Tampa and West Palm Beach. The company employs more than 275 employees. Over the years, Kast has raised millions of dollars for local charities through its Havana Nights Poker Tournament held at the Boca Raton Resort.
|EDUCATION||University of Florida (BS)|
|ADMIRES||Stephanie Siebel, executive director of Achievement Centers for Children and Families. She is one of the most outstanding leaders I’ve ever encountered.|
|SABBATICAL TOPIC||I am fascinated with the Everglades ecosystem and the stress it has been under for several decades. I’d love to spend time learning more about the issues and even advocating for bringing back Florida’s clean water, protecting and restoring our delicate ecosystems and preserving it for future generations.|
|READING||A Gentlemen in Moscow, by Amor Towles|