Dr. Germaine Smith-Baugh
Under Dr. Baugh’s leadership, the Urban League of Broward County has had significant accomplishments while serving more than 9,000 individuals and families every year through education, jobs, housing, and health initiatives.
These achievements include opening the 28,000-sq. state-of-the-art Community Empowerment Center in Fort Lauderdale, Secured over $5 million from the state and expanded services to further the mission. In addition, Dr. Baugh spearheaded efforts to secure Greater Fort Lauderdale as the premier destination for the 2015 National Urban League Conference – which was recognized as the third largest conference in National Urban League history, attracting over 13,000 attendees and generating an estimated economic impact of $10 million for the region.