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PHSC Trustees Attend Legislative Conference in Tallahassee

PHSC president and trustees with Gov. Rick ScottPHSC president and trustees attend reception at Governor’s Mansion as part of the AFC Trustee Legislative Conference. From left: Leonard Johnson, Vice Chair, PHSC District Board of Trustees; Edward Blommel, PHSC Trustee; Libby Blommel; Gov. Rick Scott; Judy Parker, PHSC Trustee, Morris Porton, PHSC Trustee; and Katherine Johnson, Ed.D., PHSC President.

Pasco-Hernando State College District Board of Trustee members attended the annual Association of Florida Colleges (AFC) Trustee Legislative Conference in Tallahassee on February 3 and 4. While in Tallahassee, PHSC trustees and Katherine Johnson, Ed.D., PHSC President, attended a reception at the Governor’s Mansion.

The AFC Trustee Legislative Conference provides college trustees the opportunity to learn more about the Florida College System legislative budget request and other substantive issues being monitored in the legislature. Discussions and presentations were led by college leaders from across the state including the Chancellor of the Florida College System, and the chairs of the AFC Trustees’ Commission, Council of Presidents, Policy and Advocacy Committee and AFC Legislative Committee. Elected legislative leadership in both the Florida House and Senate also addressed the group. 

Release date: 
February 24, 2014
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