Stephen Basosre

TKM Bengard Farms, LLC.

Stephen Basore, a resident of Wellington, is a Principal Owner of TKM Bengard Farms, LLC., the largest lettuce grower east of the Mississippi, located in Belle Glade. Basore is a graduate from the Wedgworth Leadership Institute for Agriculture and Natural Resources and sat on the Board of its Alumni Association from 2006 to 2016, serving as President from 2012 to 2014. He has been a member of the Palm Beach County Agricultural Enhancement Council since 2012 and has been the Chairman since 2019. His past involvement includes Leadership Palm Beach County 2019, co-chair of the 2018 and 2019 Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County Mayor’s Ball and chair of the Florida Lettuce Advisory Committee from 2008 to 2018.