Brightline names new Central Florida exec to lead efforts in Orlando and Tampa

Brightline Trains, which is building a high-speed rail connection from West Palm Beach to Orlando and eventually to Tampa, has a new Orlando executive.

Christine Kefauver was named senior vice president of corporate development and will lead Brightline’s government affairs and community outreach in Central Florida.

“Christine [Kefauver] is the right leader for Brightline to build a strong and active presence in Central Florida,” said Brightline President Patrick Goddard in a prepared statement.…