This year Chastain-Skillman sent two of our new employees to the Lakeland Economic Development Council’s Summer Leadership Program (SLP). This program is designed to help young professionals further develop their leadership skills and expose them to various aspects of Lakeland. Over  8 weeks  participants experience local art, architecture, industry tours, leadership […]

The word “biophilia” literally means “love of life or living systems” and was first used by social psychologist Erich Fromm in the mid-1960s. The term was popularized in a 1984 book of the same name written by biologist Edward O. Wilson. In the book, Wilson defines biophilia as “the urge […]