Jené Kapela is passionate about leadership development and community involvement. Her vision is to transform companies by implementing leadership programs designed to achieve each individual’s highest potential, ultimately driving an unprecedented era in a company’s development, growth, and efficiency
Jené is the President and Owner/Founder of Kapela Leadership Solutions, a coaching and consulting firm specializing in leadership training and organizational development. The company provides a variety of services focused on improving individual and organizational effectiveness. Jené is also an adjunct faculty member for Nova Southeastern University’s College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences.
Jené is a certified MBTI practitioner and certified Strengths educator. She has a Doctorate in Organizational Leadership and has been quoted as an expert by Forbes, Fast Company, Mashable, Monster, Business News Daily, Women’s Day, and more!
Jené is very active in the South Florida community. She is a founding program co-chair and past executive committee member of Emerge Broward, a program of the Leadership Broward Foundation, and a founding steering committee member and past steering committee co-chair of the Ghost Light Society, a young patrons’ group supporting the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. She is a previous Co-Chair of the Women Leading Broward program and previous Chair of Youth Leadership Broward Class XXIX. She has also volunteered in various capacities with many other organizations. Jené was recognized as a 2010 Leadership Broward Foundation Fun Lunch Honoree for her service to the organization and the community and a 2014 Lifestyle Media Group Up and Comer Finalist for her dedication and leadership to her occupation and community.
Currently, Jené is a mentor with Women of Tomorrow, a Board Member with the PACE Center for Girls Broward and co-chair of their Partners4PACE membership group, and serves as a Guardian ad Litem. Jené is a graduate of Leadership Broward Class XXX and a current member of the Leadership Broward Foundation Board of Directors.