Executive Trustee Member Bio
Kenneth Kahn, LRP PublicationsKenneth F. Kahn is the President of LRP Publications, a broad-based legal and professional publishing company specializing in the fields of K-12 education administration, federal employment law and human resources. LRP produces hundreds of books, pamphlets, printed newsletters, online publications and two trade magazines, as well as professional conferences and trade shows including the Future of Education Technology (FETC), National Ergonomics & ErgoExpo, Health & Benefits Leadership, HR in Hospitality, HR Technology® and Workers' Compensation and Disability.
Launched in 1977, LRP Publications now employs more than 400 employees in its Florida, Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C. offices. Headquartered in Palm Beach County since 1996, the company has more than $50 million in annual revenue.
In September 2013, Kahn was honored with the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County's Economic Development Leadership Award for his instrumental role in launching "Behind the Gates" and for initiating a second new project while serving as the co?chair of the Branding and Marketing Education Taskforce. Kahn is credited with creating the first ever comprehensive marketing strategy of its kind not only in Palm Beach County but in the state of Florida. With the creation of a new website and brochures, CEOs new to the area are now able to easily navigate school options for their children in elementary, middle and high schools.
Kahn has received numerous honors including Cornell University's Groat Alumni Award, Northern Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce's Community Leader of the Year Award, and the Sun Sentinel Co.'s Excalibur Award. He is currently the Chairman of the Palm Beach County Education Commission and is civically involved on several boards including Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations Max Planck Florida Foundation, and the Alliance for Eating Disorder Awareness. Kahn also serves on the executive committees of the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County, Economic Council of Palm Beach County and Kravis Center Corporate Partners, plus is an active member of the Florida Council of 100.
Kahn was born in Sioux City, Iowa and raised in New York City. Graduating from Cornell University with his Bachelor's degree in 1969, he obtained his law degree from Harvard Law School. Kahn has five children and currently resides in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida with his wife and two daughters.