Governor Rick Scott Appoints Ian Leavengood to Sixth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission

On April 17, 2015, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Ian Leavengood to the Sixth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission. Leavengood, 44, of St. Petersburg, is a lawyer with LeavenLaw. He succeeds Paul Gross and is appointed for a term beginning April 17, 2015, and ending July 1, 2018.

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Susan L. Kelsey to the First District Court of Appeal

On April 16, 2015, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Susan L. Kelsey to the First District Court of Appeal. Kelsey, 55, of Tallahassee, is a sole practitioner with the Kelsey Appellate Law Firm, P.A. Previously, she practiced with Anchors, Smith, Grimsely, P.L. from 2005-2007. She began her legal career in 1988. Kelsey is AV rated by […]

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Two to Suwannee River Water Management District

On April 13, 2015, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointments of Richard Schwab and Bradley Williams to the Suwannee River Water Management District. Schwab, 42, of Perry, is a procurement manager with M.A. Rigoni. He currently serves as the president of the Southeastern Wood Producers Association and the vice president of the American Loggers Council. Schwab currently serves […]

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Tanya Wilkins to Guardian Ad Litem Qualifications Committee

On April 9, 2015, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Tanya Wilkins to the Guardian Ad Litem Qualifications Committee. Wilkins, 52, of Tallahassee, is the co-founder and vice president of LifeConnectors. She succeeds Robert Butterworth and is appointed for a term beginning April 9, 2015, and ending at the pleasure of the Governor.

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Three to Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research Board of Directors

On April 9, 2015, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

Today, Governor Rick Scott announced two appointments and one reappointment to the Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research Board of Directors. Manny Fernandez, 68, of Sanibel, is a general partner with SI Ventures. He fills a vacant seat and is appointed for a term beginning April 9, 2015, and ending November 3, 2015. Renee […]

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Elva Peppers to Acquisition & Restoration Council

On April 8, 2015, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Elva Peppers to the Acquisition & Restoration Council. Peppers, 46, of Tallahassee, is a project manager biologist with Florida Environmental and Land Services Inc. She fills a vacant seat and is appointed for a term beginning April 8, 2015, and ending March 1, 2018.

Governor Rick Scott Appoints James Johns as a St. Johns County Commissioner

On April 8, 2015, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of James Johns as a St. Johns County Commissioner. Johns, 47, of St. Johns, is the president of Solid Rock Engineering Consultants Inc. He received his dual degree in applied physics and civil engineering from Jacksonville University and the University of Florida. He is appointed to fill a […]

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Three to Merritt Island Library District Board

On April 8, 2015, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

Today, Governor Rick Scott announced one appointment and two reappointments to the Merritt Island Library District Board. Barbara Giel, 63, of Merritt Island, is an assistant at Fidelity Bank of Florida. She fills a vacant seat and is appointed for a term beginning April 8, 2015, and January 17, 2017. Jerry Abrams, 73, of Merritt […]

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Ronald Howse to St. Johns River Water Management District

On April 8, 2015, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Ronald Howse to the St. Johns River Water Management District. Howse, 54, of Cocoa, is a self-employed investor, licensed civil engineer, and land surveyor. He currently serves as immediate past chair of the Florida Transportation Commission. Howse received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Central Florida. […]

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Three to Florida Coordinating Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

On April 7, 2015, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

Today, Governor Rick Scott announced three appointments to the Florida Coordinating Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. Debbe Hagner, 57, of Port Richey, is retired. She succeeds Richard Williams and is appointed for a term beginning April 7, 2015, and ending July 31, 2018. Roseanne Finigan, 44, of Key West, is an occupational […]