Gov. Scott: More Than 1 Million Volunteer Hours Served Following Hurricanes Irma and Maria

On November 22, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

 NAPLES, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida announced that volunteers have served more than one million hours in Florida following Hurricanes Irma and Maria. To date, more than 22,500 volunteers have donated their time to assist those affected by these storms, and disaster relief organizations have documented 1,003,394 hours of volunteer service. […]

Gov. Scott: More Than 1 Million Volunteer Hours Served Following Hurricanes Irma and Maria

On November 22, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

NAPLES, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott and Volunteer Florida announced that volunteers have served more than one million hours in Florida following Hurricanes Irma and Maria. To date, more than 22,500 volunteers have donated their time to assist those affected by these storms, and disaster relief organizations have documented 1,003,394 hours of volunteer service. […]

Gov. Scott Announces License-Free Saltwater Fishing Day This Thanksgiving Weekend

On November 22, 2017, in News Releases, by Staff

NAPLES, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Saturday, November 25th will be a license-free saltwater fishing day. This Saturday is part of eight total days offered each year by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) that allows residents and visitors to enjoy Florida’s many fishing opportunities without requiring a license. Governor […]

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 […]