Governor Rick Scott Appoints Thirteen to Judicial Nominating Commissions

On November 19, 2014, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced thirteen appointments to five Judicial Nomination Commissions.   First Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission   Ginger Golden Bouk 44, of Gulf Breeze, is an Intelligence Specialist with the U.S. Attorney’s Office. She succeeds James Andres II and is appointed for a term beginning November 19, 2014, and ending […]

Governor Scott Appoints Howard O. McGillin, Jr. to the Seventh Judicial Circuit Court

On November 18, 2014, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Howard O. McGillin, Jr. to the Seventh Judicial Circuit Court*.   McGillin 55, of St. Augustine, is the Founder of the Allegiance Law Group. McGillin is a retired U.S. Army Colonel after serving for 24 years. He previously served as the Deputy Staff Judge […]

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Eleven to Florida Concrete Masonry Education Council

On November 14, 2014, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced eleven appointments to the Florida Concrete Masonry Education Council.   Kelly Curtis, 44, of Windermere, is the vice president and general manager of Prestige Concrete Products. He fills a vacant seat and is appointed for a term beginning November 14, 2014, and ending June 30, 2016.   […]

Governor Scott Appoints James A. Edwards to the Fifth District Court of Appeal

On November 14, 2014, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of James A. Edwards to the Fifth District Court of Appeal*.   Edwards 60, of Altamonte Springs, has been a shareholder with Zimmerman, Kiser, Sutcliffe, PA, since 2011. Edwards began his legal career as an attorney with Rumberger, Kirk and Caldwell, PA in 1979. Over […]

Governor Scott Appoints Kelly Paige Butz to the Polk County Court

On November 14, 2014, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Kelly Paige Butz to the Polk County Court*.   Butz 48, of Winter Haven, has practiced with Sharit, Bunn & Chilton, PA, since 1998. She began her legal career as Assistant State Attorney for the Tenth Judicial Circuit in 1991. Butz received her bachelor’s […]

Governor Scott Appoints Susan Miller Jones to the Alachua County Court

On November 14, 2014, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

Governor Scott Appoints Susan Miller Jones to the Alachua County Court   TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Susan Miller Jones to the Alachua County Court*.   Jones 48, of Gainesville, has served as a General Magistrate for the Eighth Judicial Circuit Court since 2009. From 2006-2009, Jones served as […]

Governor Scott Appoints Judge James Craner II to the Ninth Circuit Court

On November 14, 2014, in Recent Appointments, by Governor's Press Office

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Judge James Craner II to the Ninth Circuit Court*.   Judge Craner 51, of Orlando, currently serves as an Orange County Court Judge. From 1996-2011, Judge Craner was a sole practitioner with the Law Office of A. James Craner, PA.  From 1993-1996, Judge Craner […]