Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Michael La Rosa to the Florida Public Service Commission

On August 21, 2020, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Michael La Rosa to the Florida Public Service Commission. La Rosa, of Saint Cloud, is Vice President and Founding Partner of La Rosa Development Corporation. He is also the Co-Founder and Director of Commercial Real Estate of La Rosa Realty. In 2012, La Rosa was […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Makes Two Judicial Appointments, Marking 100th Judicial Appointment While in Office

On August 19, 2020, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointments of Emily Curington to the Lake County Court and Brett Szematowicz to the Pinellas County Court. Szematowicz’s appointment marks the 100th judicial appointment made by Governor Desantis since taking office. Of the Governor’s appointments to date, 46% are female, 33% racially diverse, including 13% black, […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Makes Two Judicial Appointments

On August 4, 2020, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointments of Laura Laurie to the Fifteenth Circuit Court and John Parnofiello to the Palm Beach County Court. Laura Laurie Laurie, of Lakeworth, has been an Assistant State Attorney in Palm Beach County since 2007. She is the chief of the traffic homicide and felony trial […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Spencer Hennings as Florida’s Condominium Ombudsman

On July 2, 2020, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Spencer Hennings as Florida’s Condominium Ombudsman.  The mission of the Office of the Condominium Ombudsman is to improve the quality of life for Florida condominium owners through prompt, professional, and courteous service as a neutral, informative and accessible resource. Spencer Hennings Hennings, of Miami, […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Daniel Hodges to the Clay County Utility Authority

On July 2, 2020, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Daniel Hodges to the Clay County Utility Authority. Daniel Hodges Hodges, of Fleming Island, is the president of Hodges Management Group, LLC. Previously, he was platform president with Scott-McRae Automotive Group. He has served as a trustee on the board of St. Johns Country […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Three to the Clay County Development Authority

On July 2, 2020, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointments of Tina Clary, Tiffany Howard, and Thomas Hackney to the Clay County Development Authority. Tina Clary Clary, of Middleburg, is the principal and chief executive officer of Clary & Associates, a land surveying and mapping company, a position she has held since 2008. She has […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Elizabeth Justen and Steven Harvey to the South Broward Hospital District

On July 2, 2020, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointments of Elizabeth Justen and Steven Harvey to the Board of Commissioners of the South Broward Hospital District. Elizabeth Justen Justen, of Hollywood, has been the assistant executive director of the Sheriff’s Foundation of Broward County, a non-profit organization which funds community programs and initiatives, since […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Four to the Broward County Housing Authority

On July 2, 2020, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of John Loos III, and the reappointments of Mercedes Núñez, Mark O’Loughlin and Michael Long to the Broward County Housing Authority. John Loos III Loos, of Fort Lauderdale, is the vice president of First Lauderdale Investments, a family-owned investment and development company, a position he […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Margaret “Maggie” Hansen to the Board of Nursing

On July 2, 2020, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Margaret “Maggie” Hansen to the Board of Nursing.  The Board of Nursing licenses, monitors, disciplines, educates and when appropriate, rehabilitates its licensees to assure their fitness and competence in providing health care services for the people of Florida. Margaret Hansen Hansen, of Parkland, is […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Roberto Alonso to the Miami Dade College District Board of Trustees

On July 2, 2020, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Roberto Alonso to the Miami Dade College District Board of Trustees. Roberto Alonso Alonso, of Miami Lakes, is vice president of business development at Costa Realtors Corp., a commercial real estate firm, a position he has held since 2019. Previously, he was the director […]