Gov. Scott Reappoints Two to Florida Keys Community College District Board of Trustees

On November 21, 2017, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the reappointment of Sheldon Suga and Stephanie Scuderi to the Florida Keys Community College District Board of Trustees.   Suga, 63, of Duck Key, is a VP Managing Director at Hawks Cay Resort in Duck Key. He received his bachelor’s degree from Ryerson Polytechnic University. Suga is […]

Gov. Scott Reappoints Two to Jacksonville Aviation Authority

On November 21, 2017, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the reappointment of Patrick Kilbane and Giselle Carson to the Jacksonville Aviation Authority.   Kilbane, 38, of Jacksonville, is a financial advisor with Ullmann Brown Wealth Advisors. He received his law degree from the University of Notre Dame. He is reappointed for a term beginning November 21, […]

Gov. Scott Reappoints Pat Alley to Children’s Services Council of Saint Lucie County

On November 21, 2017, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

 Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the reappointment of Pat Alley to the Children’s Services Council of Saint Lucie County.   Alley, 74, of Fort Pierce, is the retired vice president of development for TD Bank. She is reappointed for a term beginning November 21, 2017, and ending November 13, 2020. ###

Governor Rick Scott Honors 329 Veterans with the Veterans Service Medal

On November 21, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

EUSTIS, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott awarded 329 Florida veterans with the Governor’s Veterans Service Medal for their service to the state and the nation.   Governor Scott said, “We can never thank our veterans enough for their courageous service to our state and country. I’m incredibly proud to recognize these American heroes who […]

Governor Rick Scott Honors Over 100 Veterans with the Veterans Service Medal

On November 21, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

CRYSTAL RIVER, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott awarded 114 Florida veterans with the Governor’s Veterans Service Medal for their service to the state and the nation. Governor Scott said, “I’m proud to recognize some of Florida’s outstanding veterans for their service and personally thank each of them for the countless sacrifices they’ve made for […]

Gov. Scott Appoints Danny Nix to Florida Southwestern State College District Board of Trustees

On November 20, 2017, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Danny Nix to the Florida Southwestern State College District Board of Trustees.   Nix, 40, of Punta Gorda, is the owner of Nix & Associates Real Estate, LLC. He received his bachelor’s degree from Western Governor’s University. Nix succeeds Eric Loche, and is appointed […]

Gov. Scott Appoints Linda Dudley to Holmes County Hospital Corporation

On November 20, 2017, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Linda Dudley to the Holmes County Hospital Corporation.   Linda Dudley, 70, of Bonifay, is a former loan officer for the United States Department of Agriculture. She fills a vacant seat and is appointed for a term beginning November 20, 2017, and ending August […]

Gov. Scott Reappoints Three to Board of Funeral, Cemetery, and Consumer Services

On November 20, 2017, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the reappointment of three to the Board of Funeral, Cemetery, and Consumer Services.   Keenan Knopke, 67, of Temple Terrace, is the president of Curlew Hills Memory Gardens, Inc. He is reappointed for a term beginning November 20, 2017, and ending September 30, 2021.   Jody Brandenburg, […]

Gov. Scott: Florida Hits All-Time Record High for Tourism

On November 20, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

Gov. Scott: Florida Hits All-Time Record High for Tourism ~ 88.2 million visitors came to Florida in the first nine months of 2017 ~   MIAMI, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida set another tourism record by welcoming the highest number of visitors of any nine months in the state’s history with 88.2 million […]

Governor Rick Scott Attends L-8 FEB Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

On November 20, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

LOXAHATCHEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott attended the ribbon cutting ceremony for the L-8 Flow Equalization Basin, a major restoration project completed as part of the Governor’s $880 million Everglades water quality plan. Since Governor Scott has been in office, more than $1.8 billion has been invested by the State of Florida in restoring the […]