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 […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Makes Three Appointments to the Board of Governors of the State University System

On March 29, 2019, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointments of Steven Scott, M.D., Eric Silagy and Kent Stermon to the Board of Governors of the State University System. “Human capital is our greatest strength to ensure the success of our economic future and Florida’s universities lead the way in shaping that success,” said Governor […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Makes Two Major Judicial Appointments in Hillsborough

On March 29, 2019, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tampa, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Thomas Palermo to the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Court and the appointment of Jessica Costello to the Hillsborough County Court. “Mr. Palermo has led an impressive legal career and I am certain he is ready to take this next step as a judge on the […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Makes Five Appointments to the District Board of Trustees of Miami Dade College

On March 21, 2019, in News Releases, Recent Appointments, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointments of Dr. Anay Abraham, Michael Bileca, Benjamin Leon III, Carlos Migoya and Marcell Felipe to the District Board of Trustees of Miami Dade College. “I am pleased to appoint these five individuals to the Board of Trustees of Miami Dade College, an institution that continues […]