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Lars Gilberts

University District Development Association
Lars Gilberts is the Statewide ALICE Director at United Way of Broward County. Lars uses the United Way ALICE Report to equip businesses, nonprofits, funders and policy makers with common data and language to improve policy and practice for those who are Asset Limited, Income Constrained and Employed. Prior to joining United Way, Lars was the Director of Financial Stability at Branches, where he served more than 10 years. While at Branches, Lars started and grew a variety of programs that promoted financial self-sufficiency through emergency services, VITA free tax preparation, financial education, personal financial coaching, the automotive microloan Ways to Work program and small business services. His commitment to finding sustainable solutions for businesses and families alike has led to a number of regional and national research and speaking opportunities. Lars completed a BBA in Marketing at the University of Texas Pan American as well as an MBA in Management from Barry University.