Gov. Ron DeSantis recently announced the reappointment of John Mitten to the Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) District Board of Trustees (DBOT).

John Mitten, of Brooksville, is the franchise owner of Chick-fil-A in Spring Hill and a former Chairman of the Hernando County Commission. He is active in his community with the Greater Hernando Chamber of Commerce, United Way of Hernando County, YMCA of Hernando County, Hope Children’s Home and Jericho Road Ministries. Mitten earned his bachelor’s degree in finance from Florida State University. Mitten is reappointed for a term that runs through May 31, 2023.

“We are very pleased with the reappointment of John Mitten as a board member and look forward to his continued leadership and commitment to higher education in our communities,” said Timothy Beard, Ph.D., PHSC president.

This reappointment is subject to confirmation by the Florida Senate.