Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Julie Imanuel Brown as Secretary of the Department of Business and Professional Regulation

On February 18, 2021, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced his appointment of Julie Imanuel Brown as Secretary of the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation (DBPR). The appointment is effective Monday, February 22, 2021. “I’m pleased to appoint Julie Imanuel Brown as Secretary of the Department of Business and Professional Regulation,” said Governor Ron DeSantis. “Julie […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints David Hidalgo to the Lake-Sumter State College District Board of Trustees

On February 5, 2021, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of David Hidalgo to the Lake-Sumter State College District Board of Trustees. David Hidalgo Hidalgo, of Clermont, has been a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist for Envision Physician Services since 2006. He is a member of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetist, National Firewood Association and […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Jonathan Scott Christy to the Commercial Motor Vehicle Review Board

On February 5, 2021, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Jonathan Scott Christy to the Commercial Motor Vehicle Review Board. Jonathan Scott Christy Christy, of Marianna, is a Trucking Supervisor for Anderson Columbia, a position he has held since 2000. A Commercial Driver’s License holder, with over 20 years of experience in the construction […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints James “Jim” Holton to the Tampa Bay Area Regional Transit Authority Governing Board

On February 5, 2021, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of James “Jim” Holton to the Tampa Bay Area Regional Transit Authority Governing Board. James “Jim” Holton Holton, of St. Petersburg, is an attorney at Hall Booth Smith, P.C. and the President and Owner of JWH Properties, Inc., a real estate investment company. He has […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Sara Bernard and Angela Johnson to the Board of Dentistry

On February 5, 2021, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Sara Bernard and Angela Johnson to the Board of Dentistry. Sara Bernard Bernard, of Windemere, is a partner and real estate attorney at Holland & Knight. Previously, she was a partner at Nelson Mullins Broad and Cassel. Bernard has served as executive director and […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints June Ann LeFors and Christine Chapman to the Florida School for the Deaf and Blind Board of Trustees

On September 18, 2020, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointments of June Ann LeFors and Christine Chapman to the Florida School for the Deaf and Blind Board of Trustees. June Ann LeFors LeFors, of Saint Augustine, is an instructor for interpreter education as well as for the deaf and exceptional at the University of North […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Harry Smith to the Suwannee River Water Management District Governing Board

On September 8, 2020, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Harry Smith to the Suwannee River Water Management District Governing Board. Harry Smith Smith, of Lake City, is the Vice President of Feed Operations for Central States Enterprises. An avid outdoorsman, his work revolves around businesses that need water to operate and grow. He […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Two to the St. Johns River Water Management District Governing Board

On September 8, 2020, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Rob Bradley and Janet Price to the St. Johns River Water Management District Governing Board. Rob Bradley Bradley, of Fleming Island, is an attorney and managing partner with Bradley, Garrison and Komando, P.A. He has served his community as a State Senator for Florida’s […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Two to the Northwest Florida Water Management District Governing Board

On September 8, 2020, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Kellie Ralston and Nicholas “Nick” Patronis to the Northwest Florida Water Management District Governing Board. Kellie Ralston Ralston, of Tallahassee, is the Southeast Fisheries Policy Director for the American Sportfishing Association. She has served as a fisheries management analyst for the Florida Fish and […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Two to the Holmes County Hospital Corporation

On August 27, 2020, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis appoints Jerry Dixon and Jennie Goodman to the Holmes County Hospital Corporation. Jerry Dixon Dixon, of Graceville, is a retired Holmes County School Board principal. He worked for the Holmes County School Board system for over 44 years as a principal and coach. He was Bonifay Middle School’s […]