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LEADERSHIP

 

 

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

President: Wayne Bertsch - Representing Pasco County Public Schools
President-Elect: Eileen Fernandez - Representing Orange County Public Schools
Secretary/Treasurer: Wendy Dodge - Representing Polk County Public Schools

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.

 Iraida Mendez-Cartaya - Representing Dade County Public Schools (Term ends June 30, 2023)
Chris Doolan - Small School District Council Consortium (Term ends June 30, 2021)
Kim Miller - Representing Duval County Public Schools (Term ends June 30, 2021)
Colin Kirkland - Representing St. Johns County Public Schools (Term ends June 30, 2022)
John Sullivan - Representing Broward County Public Schools (Immediate Past President)

 

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.

 Wayne Bertsch - Representing Pasco County Public Schools (President)
 Eileen Fernandez - Representing Orange County Public Schools (President-Elect)
Wendy Dodge - Representing Polk County Public Schools (Secretary/Treasurer)
Iraida Mendez-Cartaya - Representing Dade County Public Schools  (Term ends June 30, 2023)
Chris Doolin - Small School District Council Consortium (Term ends June 30, 2021)
Kim Miller - Representing Duval County Public Schools (Term ends June 30, 2021)
Colin Kirkland - Representing St. Johns County Public Schools (Term ends June 30, 2022)
John Sullivan - Representing Broward County Public Schools (Immediate Past President)
Brian  Moore - Florida Association of District School Superintendents (Non-Voting Member)
David Sikes - Florida Association of District School Superintendents (Non-Voting Member)

BillieAnne Gay -  Florida School Boards Association (Non-Voting Member)
Past-Presidents  (Non-Voting Members)

(FELL By-Laws 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