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OFFICERS

Officers shall be the president, president-elect, and secretary/treasurer.

President: Wendy Dodge - Representating Polk County Public Schools
President-Elect: Bob Cerra - Cerra Consulting Group
Secretary/Treasurer: Beth Sweeny - Representating St. Johns County Public Schools


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DIRECTORS

In addition to the officers, there shall be five (5) directors to represent the organization. One (1) director shall be the immediate past-president. The remaining four (4) directors shall be elected. In nominating regular members for these director positions, every effort shall be made to nominate directors representing both large and small districts, urban and rural districts, and various geographical regions of the state. The term of office for directors shall be three (3) years with staggered terms.



 
John Sullivan - Representing Broward County Public Schools (Term ends June 30, 2018)
Spencer Pylant - Representing Pasco County Public Schools (Term ends June 30, 2018)
John Cerra - Cerra Consulting Group (Term ends June 30, 2016)
  Vern Pickup-Crawford - Representing Palm Beach County Public Schools (Term ends June 30, 2018)
Steve Swartzel - Representating Pinellas County Public Schools (Immediate Past President)

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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The officers, and the directors shall comprise the board of directors which shall be the representative governing body of the organization. The board of directors shall have final authority on all matters as provided by these By-laws or as authorized by the membership. The past presidents may serve as non-voting members of the board of directors and shall comprise a Past-Presidents' Council. The primary lobbyist of the Florida School Boards Association and the Florida Association of District School Superintendents shall serve as non-voting members of the board of directors.

 
Wendy Dodge - Representating Polk County Public Schools (President)
  Bon Cerra
- Cerra Consulting Group (President-Elect)
Beth Sweeny - St. Johns County Public Schools (Secretary/Treasurer)
John Sullivan - Representing Broward County Public Schools (Term ends June 30, 2018)
Spencer Pylant - Representing Pasco County Public Schools (Term ends June 30, 2018)
John Cerra - Cerra Consulting Group  (Term ends June 30, 2016)
Vern Pickup-Crawford - Representing Palm Beach County Public Schools (Term ends June 30, 2018)
 
Jessica Janasiewicz - Mixon and Associates, Inc. (Immediate Past President)
Joy Frank - Florida Association of District School Superintendents (Non-Voting Member)
Ruth Melton - Florida School Boards Association (Non-Voting Member)
Past-Presidents (Non-Voting Members)

(FELL Bylaws designate that all past presidents may serve on the Board as
non-voting members and shall comprise a Past-Presidents' Council)


Link to Past Presidents and Term Served



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