Ms. Gort, holds a Florida real estate license, has pursued political, non-profit and media experience. At Children’s Home Society of Florida, one of Florida’s oldest not-for-profit organizations providing services to children and families, she managed volunteers and event planning. She worked in live television production on shows including Live with Regis and Kelly, the Billboard Music Awards and the MTV Video Music Awards. Throughout, Ms. Gort has remained involved in local politics, managing four political campaigns in Miami-Dade at the city and county level.
Ms. Gort currently volunteers with the Liga Contra el Cancer/League Against Cancer, a non-profit organization that provides free medical care to cancer patients who have no financial resources or health insurance. She also served four years on the City of Miami Code Enforcement Board.
A Miami native, Ms. Gort received her B.A. in Broadcast Journalism and Political Science from the University of Miami.