The Broward Education Foundation has announced the inductees to the 2016 Hall of Fame of Distinguished Alumni, which honors and recognizes alumni of Broward County Public Schools. Presented by Publix Super Markets Charities, the Hall of Fame Distinguished Alumni Awards will be presented at a breakfast in their honor.
The inductee who will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award, which honors an alumnus who is dedicated to improving public education, is George Platt, Managing Partner of LSN Partners. Platt was a member of the Fort Lauderdale High School Class of 1962 and has spent more than 50 years volunteering his services to foster positive change and improvement of education. The Lifetime Achievement Award is sponsored by JM Family Enterprises, Inc.
Emcee for the Hall of Fame Breakfast will be 26-year veteran reporter and Broward County Public School Alumnus, Ari Odzer of WTVJ NBC-Miami.