A businesswoman and philanthropist, Yvonne Boice owns the Shoppes at Village Pointe and Fugazy International Travel. Ms. Boice has received many awards for years of service and dedication to her numerous arts, cultural and humanities endeavors. She is a long-time supporter of Palm Beach Community College. She serves as Chair of the Palm Beach International Film Festival, Vice-Chair of the Centre for the Arts at Mizner Park, and Chair of the board of overseers of Lynn University. She also serves as a board member of the YMCA of Boca Raton and South Palm Beach County, the Boca Raton Roundtable, and the Boca Raton Symphonia.
Boice has been asked by the Department of State to represent the United States at international leadership conferences. In 2006 she was chosen by the State Department as one of six women to represent the United States at the Middle East and North Africa Women’s Business Conference in Abu Dhabi, and in 2007 she attended the Global Summit of Women in Berlin as a member of the U.S. delegation. She received the Bridge Builder Award from the League for Educational Awareness of the Holocaust, and Ms. Boice was honored with the President’s prestigious Call to Service Award.