Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Monica Gordo and Fleur Lobree to the Third District Court of Appeal

On April 25, 2019, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointments of Monica Gordo and Fleur Lobree to the Third District Court of Appeal. The appointments mark the first time four women are seated on the Third District Court of Appeal. “I’m proud to announce today that I’m appointing Monica Gordo and Fleur Lobree to the […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Sharon Franklin to the Tenth Judicial Circuit Court

On April 23, 2019, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Sharon Franklin to the Tenth Circuit Court. Sharon Franklin Franklin, 57, of Maine, has served as a Polk County Judge since 2015. She received her bachelor’s degree from Troy State University and her law degree from Barry University College of Law. Prior to joining […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Brian Welke and Danny Mosley to the Fifth Judicial Circuit Court

On April 23, 2019, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointments of Brian Welke and Danny Mosley to the Fifth Circuit Court. Brian Welke Welke, 54, of Wisconsin, has served as a Judge of Lake County since 2016. He received his bachelor’s degree from Florida State University and his law degree from the University of Tulsa. […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Announces the Appointment of Ron Bergeron to the South Florida Water Management District Board

On April 12, 2019, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Ronald M. “Alligator Ron” Bergeron to the board of the South Florida Water Management District. The appointment comes after the Florida Commission on Ethics voted 8-0 to adopt an advisory opinion allowing Bergeron to join the board. “I am pleased the Florida Commission on […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Reappointment of Eugene Lamb, Jr. to the District Board of Trustees of Tallahassee Community College

On April 11, 2019, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the reappointment of Eugene Lamb, Jr. to the District Board of Trustees of Tallahassee Community College. Eugene Lamb, Jr. Lamb, of Midway, is a retired teacher who taught in Leon, Gadsden and Volusia County Schools for over 30 years. He has served on the District Board of […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Meredith Charbula to the Fourth Judicial Circuit

On April 5, 2019, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Meredith Charbula to the Fourth Judicial Circuit Court. Meredith Charbula Charbula is currently a judge on the Duval County Court, having served since 2017. Prior to joining the bench, she served as the Director for Legal Divisions in the State Attorney’s Office for the […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Major General James O. Eifert as Adjutant General of Florida

On April 2, 2019, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced his appointment of Major General James O. Eifert as the next Adjutant General of Florida. Major General Eifert will replace current Adjutant General Michael A. Calhoun “I am pleased to appoint Major General James Eifert as the next Adjutant General of Florida,” said Governor DeSantis. “As a […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Recognizes April as Child Abuse Prevention Month

On April 2, 2019, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Appoints First Lady Casey DeSantis as Chair of the Florida Children and Youth Cabinet Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis, in celebration of April as Child Abuse Prevention Month, announced the appointment of First Lady Casey DeSantis as Chair of the Florida Children and Youth Cabinet. “Florida’s children are the future of our state […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Dr. Thomas K. Frazer as Chief Science Officer

On April 1, 2019, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

West Palm Beach, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Dr. Thomas K. Frazer as the State of Florida’s first Chief Science Officer. Joining Governor DeSantis at the announcement were Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Secretary Noah Valenstein and leadership of Florida’s environmental organizations. On January 10, Governor DeSantis announced major water […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Announces Dr. Scott A. Rivkees as Florida Surgeon General

On April 1, 2019, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Sanford, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Dr. Scott A. Rivkees as Florida Surgeon General and Secretary of the Florida Department of Health. A practicing pediatric endocrinologist, Dr. Rivkees is a professor and chair of the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Florida College of Medicine and physician-in-chief of UF […]