Entries by Jordan Gibson

Inaugural Events

Inaugural Event: Bold Vision for a Brighter Future: Thought Leaders Luncheon Date: Monday, January 7, 2019 Time: Doors open at 11 a.m. EST and program begins at 12 p.m. EST Location: The University Center Club B, 403 Stadium Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32306 (event ticket required for entry; open to credentialed media). Broadcast: Live on the […]

Governor-elect Ron DeSantis Selects Mary Mayhew as Secretary of The Florida Agency for Health Care Administration

Tallahassee, Fla. – Governor-elect Ron DeSantis today announced former Maine Commissioner of Health and Human Services, Mary Mayhew, will serve as Secretary of the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) for the DeSantis-Nuñez Administration.   “With decades of experience and service throughout various leadership roles in both the private and public sectors, Mary Mayhew is a […]

Governor-elect Ron DeSantis Announces Central Hires To The Executive Office of the Governor’s Communications Team

Tallahassee, Fla. – Governor-elect Ron DeSantis today announced two central communications staff members who will be joining the Executive Office of the Governor (EOG). Hires include Meredith Beatrice as Deputy Communications Director and Dave Vasquez as Press Secretary. Beatrice and Vasquez will join the communications office in the EOG led by Director of Communications Helen Aguirre Ferré. “Having […]

Governor-elect Ron DeSantis Selects Mark Inch as Secretary of the Florida Department of Corrections

Tallahassee, Fla. – Governor-elect Ron DeSantis today announced former Director of the Federal Bureau of Prisons and retired United States Army Major General, Mark Inch, will serve as Secretary of the Florida Department of Corrections for the DeSantis-Nuñez Administration.  “Mark Inch is an exceptional leader who has dedicated his life to serving and protecting our country at home […]

Governor-elect Ron DeSantis Selects Chad Poppell as Secretary of the Florida Department of Children and Families

Tallahassee, Fla. – Governor-elect Ron DeSantis today announced former Secretary of the Department of Management Services, Chad Poppell, will serve as Secretary of the Florida Department of Children and Families for the DeSantis-Nuñez Administration. An experienced public servant, Poppell will lead the agency beginning in January, as the DeSantis-Nuñez Administration takes office. “Chad Poppell is a dedicated public […]

Governor-elect Ron DeSantis Announces Key Hires to the Executive Office of the Governor

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor-elect Ron DeSantis announced key additions to the Executive Office of the Governor. Key hires include Chris Spencer, who will join the administration as Policy Director. Justin Caporale will serve as Director of External Affairs. Amanda Emmons and Makenzi Mahler will serve as Director of Scheduling and Director of Appointments, respectively. “This team […]

Governor-elect Ron DeSantis Selects Simone Marstiller as Secretary of the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice

Tallahassee, Fla. – Governor-elect Ron DeSantis today announced former First District Court of Appeal Judge and former Secretary of the Department of Business and Professional Regulation, Simone Marstiller, will serve as Secretary of the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) for the DeSantis-Nuñez Administration.   “Few people have the leadership experience and government expertise to match Simone […]