Educated at the University of Iowa in journalism and business, Goodman’s professional career culminated as President and CEO of Limited Express, overseeing $1.5 billion in revenue and more than 850 stores nationwide.
She served as president of the League of Women Voters of Palm Beach County from 2005 to 2009 and has served on the League of Women Voters Florida Board of Directors from 2007 to the present. Since 2006, she has chaired the Fair Districts campaign statewide for the League and coordinated all League work during the campaign to secure passage of the two Fair Districts constitutional amendments. She continues to work with all litigation regarding this issue.
Goodman has also served on the League of Women Voters of the United States Nominating Committee and Membership Recruitment Committee. In addition to being a member of the first “Sisters Across the Straits” delegation that traveled and met with women in Cuba, she has received numerous awards, including the 2008 Susan B. Anthony Award for Outstanding Feminist from the National Organization for Women.
Goodman also serves as President of The Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County, a nonprofit organization that has more than quadrupled its revenue under her guidance and now serves as the key fundraising, education, and advocacy organization in Palm Beach County supporting the Ten Year Plan to end homelessness.
Goodman also serves as a Director on the Board of Hospice of Palm Beach County Foundation.
She resides in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.