Gov. Scott Reappoints Three to Florida Endowment Foundation for Vocational Rehabilitation (Able Trust)

On August 31, 2018, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the reappointment of three to the Florida Endowment Foundation for Vocational Rehabilitation (Able Trust). Les Goldman, 58, of Tampa, is a product manager for Syniverse Technologies, LLC. He is reappointed for a term beginning August 31, 2018, and ending September 30, 2020. Karen Moore, 60, of Tallahassee, […]

Gov. Scott Reappoints Donald Komito to Lee County Housing Authority

On August 31, 2018, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the reappointment of Donald Komito to the Lee County Housing Authority. Donald Komito, 83, of Fort Myers, is the former senior design manager for AECOM Fort Myers. He is reappointed for a term beginning August 31, 2018, and ending May 12, 2021. ###

Gov. Scott: Since 2014, We Have Invested More Than $300 Million in Cancer Centers

On August 30, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

TAMPA, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott highlighted more than $300 million invested in Florida’s cancer centers since 2014 while at Moffitt Cancer Center. In 2014, Governor Scott proposed and secured funding for Florida’s National Cancer Institute (NCI) Cancer Center Program to increase the number of NCI designated cancer centers and create a premier cancer […]

Gov. Scott Appoints Matt Brackett to the Florida Interagency Coordinating Council for Infants and Toddlers

On August 29, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Matt Brackett to the Florida Interagency Coordinating Council for Infants and Toddlers. Matt Brackett, 37, of Tallahassee, is a program administrator for the Florida Agency for Healthcare Administration. He succeeds LaKera Reddick and is appointed for a term beginning August 29, 2018, and ending […]

Gov. Scott Appoints Four to Medical Examiners Commission

On August 29, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the reappointment of three and the appointment of one to the Medical Examiners Commission. Dr. Stephen Nelson, 60, of Lakeland, is the chief medical examiner of District 10. He is reappointed for a term beginning August 29, 2018, and ending July 1, 2020. Robin Giddens Sheppard, 59, […]

Gov. Scott Appoints Nine to District Medical Examiners

On August 29, 2018, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the reappointment of eight and the appointment of one to the District Medical Examiners. Dr. Barbara Wolf, 61, of Lake County, is the chief medical examiner of District 5. She is reappointed for a term beginning August 29, 2018, and ending July 1, 2021. Dr. Jon Thogmartin, […]

Gov. Scott Reappoints Three to Florida Concrete Masonry Education Council

On August 29, 2018, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the reappointment of three to Florida Concrete Masonry Education Council. Adam Freeman, 45, of Orlando, is the president of A-1 Block Corporation. He is reappointed for a term beginning August 29, 2018, and ending June 30, 2019. Dr. Michael Armbruster, 56, of Winter Garden, is an educator […]

Gov. Scott Has Awarded More Than 15,000 Veterans With the Veterans Service Medal Since 2013

On August 29, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

OCALA, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott visited the National Guard Armory in Ocala to award 219 veterans with the Governor’s Service Medal. Since 2013, Governor Scott has awarded more than 15,000 veterans with the Governor’s Veterans Service Medal. The following veterans were highlighted by the Governor at today’s event: […]

Gov. Scott Appoints Two to Florida Elections Commission

On August 24, 2018, in Recent Appointments, by Staff

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of John Martin Hayes, who was nominated by the Senate Minority Leader, and Jason Todd Allen, who was nominated by the Speaker of the House. The nominations are pursuant to section 106.24, Florida Statutes. Hayes, 62, of Tallahassee is an attorney at Akerman, LLP. He […]

Gov. Scott Appoints Four to Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission

On August 23, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced three reappointments and one appointment to the Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission. Chief Jeffrey Pearson, 49, of Satellite Beach, is the Chief of Police of the Satellite Beach Police Department. He is reappointed for a term beginning August 23, 2018, and ending August 1, 2022. Sheriff […]