Ken is a certified public accountant and is president of the local Fort Lauderdale firm, Kenneth A. Ortner, P.A. He has over 25 years of experience serving the international tax community, high net worth individuals, professional service firms, not-for-profit entities, and the real estate industry. In addition to serving as a board member for Broward Health Foundation, Ken is a Past Chairman and currently Treasurer of Winterfest, Inc., a board member of the Downtown Council of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce and president of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association.
He has served as treasurer of South Andrews Business Association (SABA) and Broward Education Foundation and as President of Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale. Ken also served on several other civic and not-for-profit boards and is a graduate of Leadership Broward, Class IV. Ken and his wife live in Fort Lauderdale, and he has two grown daughters.