Gov. Rick Scott announced the appointment of Edward C. Blommel to the District Board of Trustees for Pasco-Hernando Community College. Scott also reappointed Judy R. Parker, who has served on the Board since February 1999.
“We are very pleased by the appointment of Ed Blommel and the reappointment of Judy Parker to the Board,” said Katherine M. Johnson, PHCC President. “Both trustees are committed to the advancement of the community and higher education.”
“Judy, a past chair of the Board, has helped guide PHCC as a trustee for nearly 15 years,” Johnson continued. “Ed, a past chair of the PHCC Foundation board, has served as a dedicated Foundation board member—helping local students receive the financial assistance needed to acquire a college degree.”
Blommel, 64, of Dade City, is a retired regional manager for the Tampa Electric Company and had served in the Florida National Guard. His appointment as a trustee began May 21 and ends May 31, 2015.
Parker, 64, of New Port Richey, is District Office Manager for Sen. Wilton Simpson. She is a member of the Association of Florida College Trustees, the Association of Community College Trustees, and the American Association of Community Colleges. She is reappointed for a term that began May 21, 2010 and ends May 10, 2014.
The appointments are subject to confirmation by the Florida Senate.