Kandace E. Rudd recently graduated from the Wm. Reece Smith, Jr. Leadership Academy – Class XI, a training program administered by The Florida Bar. This honor is bestowed upon a select group of lawyers who demonstrate exceptional promise as future leaders in the legal profession. The Leadership Academy is designed to enhance the professional development and leadership skills of its participants. Each year, a new class is chosen from a competitive pool of applicants, and Kandace’s selection is a testament to her commitment to personal and professional growth and her readiness to take on more prominent roles within the legal community.