Steve Urquhart

Steve Urquhart


Steve Urquhart is a consultant for organizational effectiveness, change management and employee engagement.  

Steve is a graduate of Webster University and Rollins College, and serves a variety of roles in the Central Florida community, with organizations such as Habitat for Humanity, Rollins Philanthropy Leadership Center, and Heart of Florida United Way. 

Work History

Work History
Feb 2008 - Present

Vice President, Workforce Performance

Workforce Florida, Inc.
Responsible for the development, management and oversight of the state's workforce Balanced Scorecard system and incentives for performance in the delivery of core and intensive workforce services statewide.
Jun 2007 - Present

Delegate - Innovation Caucus

Feb 2008 - Feb 2009

Staff to WFI Workforce Technology Committee

Workforce Florida, Inc.
Projects led using Web 2.0 and social networking tools: - Established a Virtual Advisory Council on LinkedIn for recruiters and HR strategists - Developed blogs for the Partners Council, the Workforce Readiness, Workforce Technology and the Youth Opportunities committees - Developed and implemented an interagency project management tool ( - for tracking, progress reporting and communication of a total of 55 projects in the last year - Created a Facebook page for Workforce Florida as a venue for expanding the dialogue further and establishing the relevancy of this organization in a relevant and Web 2.0 environment - Developed a collaboration tool using Near-Time in conjunction with ITFlorida and the Florida Chamber to track Innovation Caucus initiatives - Developing a Web 2.0 platform in collaboration with Geographic Solutions ( and to create a robust "talent inventory system"
2008 - 2008

Volunteer Consultant

Habitat for Humanity
Dec 2005 - Jan 2008

VP, Corporate Communications & Investor Relations

Enterprise Florida, Inc.
Led the corporate communications/media relations, investor relations, military and defense programs teams. Managed internal and external communications, public relations, board of directors administration and investment strategy.
Sep 2001 - Dec 2005

Manager Employee Communication

Jan 2001 - Oct 2001

Director Public Relations

Jan 1998 - Jan 2001

Employee Comms Editor

GES Exposition Services
1989 - 1997

Intelligence Specialist

US Army


Mar 2010 - Dec 2011


Webster University
2007 - 2007


Accredited by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) as an introduction to economic development, and the first step for certification in the economic development field.
2004 - 2005


University of Central Florida
1998 - 2001


Rollins College