ACC Graduates

The following county commissioners have received the designation of "Advanced County Commissioners" earned by completing a 27-hour advanced leadership curriculum, "The Florida Forum for County Leaders." In order to participate in this advanced education program, you must be a graduate of the Florida Association of Counties Certified County Commissioner program.

This list includes all 204 graduates from the ACC program since its inception in 2006. It includes those presently serving as a county commissioner as well as those who may no longer be in office.

 

June 2017

2017 ACC Graduates

Comm. Wayne Bolla, Clay County
Comm. Terry W. Burroughs, Okeechobee County
Comm. Scott E. Carnahan, Citrus County
Comm. Ed Fielding, Martin County
Comm. Ricky Gamble, Suwannee County
Comm. Todd Gray, Gilchrist County
Comm. Cheryl L. Grieb, Osceola County
Comm. Viviana Janer, Osceola County
Comm. Mary Ann Lindley, Leon County
Comm. Nick Maddox, Leon County
Comm. Russell E. Melendy, Hardee County
Comm. Everett Phillips, Columbia County
Comm. Marion Poitevint, Gilchrist County
Comm. Weston Pryor, Glades County
Comm.George V. Spicer, Nassau County
Comm. Donna Storter Long, Glades County
Comm. Michael Swindle, Hendry County
Comm. Rob Williamson, Santa Rosa County

 

June 2016

Comm. William N. "Bill" Chapman, Walton County
Comm. Charles "Chuck" Chestnut, IV, Alachua County
Comm. Rusty DePratter, Columbia County
Comm. Charles F. Ericksen, Jr., Flagler County
Comm. Karl N. Flagg, Putnam County
Comm. Patricia Lynn Gothard, Washington County
Comm. George Hanns, Flagler County
Comm. Lawrence P. Harvey, Putnam County
Comm. Eric F. Hinson, Gadsden County
Comm. Bill Imfeld, Walton County
Comm. Kim Johnson, St. Lucie County
Comm. Bill McClure, St. Johns County
Comm. David Moore, Marion County
Comm. Bucky Nash, Columbia County
Comm. Timothy I. Sullivan, Lake County

 

June 2015

Comm. Earl Arnett, Marion County
Comm. James Brooks, Highlands County
Comm. Alan T. Bush, Washington County
Comm. Al Butler, Sumter County
Comm. John Dailey, Leon County
Comm. Ken Doherty, Charlotte County
Comm. Pat Edwards, Nassau County
Comm. John L. Haddox, Martin County
Comm. Don Hahnfeldt, Sumter County
Comm. John E. Hall, Polk County
Comm. Greg Harris, Highlands County
Comm. Diane Hutchings, Clay County
Comm. Rick Knight, Hardee County
Comm. Colon Lambert, Hardee County
Comm. George Lindsey, Polk County
Comm. Frank J. Meeker, Flagler County
Comm. John M. Meeks, Levy County
Comm. Bob Miller, DeSoto County
Comm. Walton Pellicer II, Putnam County
Comm. Cecil L. Pendergrass, Lee County
Comm. Gabriel Quave, DeSoto County
Comm. Barbara Revels, Flagler County
Comm. Tim Stanley, Glades County
Comm. Ralph Thomas, Wakulla County
Comm. Bill Truex, Charlotte County
Comm. Tim Zorc, Indian River County

 

June 2014

Comm. Sue Birge, Hardee County
Comm. Christopher Constance, Charlotte County
Comm. Stephen R. Deutsch, Charlotte County
Comm. Don Elwell, Highlands County
Comm. Clyde Fleming, Suwannee County
Comm. Grady Johnson, Hardee County
Comm. Stephen Kelley, Nassau County
Comm. J. J. Kenney, Citrus County
Comm. Nate McLaughlin, Flagler County
Comm. Jim Melvin, Santa Rosa County
Comm. Malcolm Page, Taylor County
Comm. Sean Parks, Lake County
Comm. Jack Richie, Highlands County

 

June 2013

Comm. Jimmy Anderson, Baker County
Comm. Betsy Barfield, Jefferson County
Comm. Kathy Bryant, Marion County
Comm. Paulette Burdick, Palm Beach County
Comm. Pam Feagle, Taylor County
Comm. Chip LaMarca, Broward County
Comm. Ward McDaniel, Gulf County
Comm. John Nelson, Jefferson County
Comm. Dave Parisot, Okaloosa County
Comm. Jim Selph, DeSoto County
Comm. Barbara Sharief, Broward County
Comm. Tynalin Smiley, Gulf County
Comm. Gene Valentino, Escambia County
Comm. Carl Zalak, Marion County

 

June 2012

Comm. Bryan Desloge, Leon County
Comm. Scarlet Parnell Frisina, Columbia County
Comm. Gail F. Garrard, Lafayette County
Comm. Robert "Bob" Giesler, Glades County
Comm. Chad Johnson, Levy County
Comm. K. S. "Butch" Jones, Glades County
Comm. Stan McClain, Marion County
Comm. Grover C. Robinson, IV, Escambia County
Comm. Sherrie Taylor, Gadsden County
Comm. Karson Turner, Hendry County
Comm. Shelley Vana, Palm Beach County
Comm. Kevin Williams, Liberty County

 

June 2011

Comm. Akin Akinyemi, Leon County
Comm. Brandon Arrington, Osceola County
Comm. Lynn Artz, Wakulla County
Comm. Terry Atchley, Hardee County
Comm. Walter Boatright, Nassau County
Comm. Hines Boyd, Jefferson County
Comm. Doug Croley, Gadsden County
Comm. Travis Cummings, Clay County
Comm. Wendell Davis, Clay County
Comm. Randy Durden, Gilchrist County
Comm. Christopher Dzadovsky, St. Lucie County
Comm. Kenny Eubanks, Putnam County
Comm. Michael Harford, Osceola County
Comm. D. Ray Harrison, Gilchrist County
Comm. Fred Hawkins, Osceola County
Comm. Margaret Garrard Helton, Okeechobee County
Comm. Pinki Jackel, Franklin County
Comm. Stacy Johnson, Nassau County
Comm. Danny Leeper, Nassau County
Comm. Buddy Mansfield, DeSoto County
Comm. Gene Morgan, Gadsden County
Comm. Joseph "Smokey" Parrish, Franklin County
Comm. Alan Peterson, Flagler County
Comm. Wilson Robertson, Escambia County
Comm. Judy Schaefer, DeSoto County
Comm. Robert Skidmore, Charlotte County
Comm. Edwin Smith, Polk County
Comm. Winn Webb, Citrus County
Comm. Kevin White, Escambia County
Comm. Warren Yeager, Gulf County

 

June 2010

Comm. Paul Beck, Glades County
Comm. Michael H. Boyle, Nassau County
Comm. Doug Gilpin, Sumter County
Comm. Calvin D. Harris, Pinellas County
Comm. Barry V. Holloway, Nassau County
Comm. Larry Jones, Walton County
Comm. Eugene Lamb, Jr., Gadsden County
Comm. Rudolph Parker, Taylor County
Comm. Nathan Peters, Jr., Gulf County
Comm. Kenneth Pridgen, Walton County
Comm. Charlie Stone, Marion County
Comm. Bill Williams, Gulf County

 

June 2009

Comm. Bob Abbott, Flagler County
Comm. Clif Betts, Jr., Okeechobee County
Comm. Minor Bryant, Hardee County
Comm. Noel Chandler, Okeechobee County
Comm. Doug Conkey, Clay County
Comm. Wesley Davis, Indian River County
Comm. Bob English, Polk County
Comm. Barbara Fitos, Marion County
Comm. Joe Flescher, Indian River County
Comm. Jack Mariano, Pasco County
Comm. Peter O’Bryan, Indian River County
Comm. Joel Pate, Washington County
Comm. Jean Reed, Polk County
Comm. Stacy Ritter, Broward County
Comm. Ron Sanchez, St. Johns County
Comm. Chereese Stewart, Clay County
Comm. J.C. Davis Stoutamire, Liberty County
Comm. Cliff Thaell, Leon County

 

June 2008

Comm. Sandra Bowden, Indian River
Comm. Ross Chandler, Bradford County
Comm. B. Gordon Crews, Baker County
Comm. Ray R. Domer, Okeechobee County
Comm. Russell Echols, Glades County
Comm. Roy Ellis, Madison County
Comm. Brenda A. Holt, Gadsden County
Comm. Howard Kessler, Wakulla County
Comm. Paula A. Lewis, St. Lucie County
Comm. Ronnie L. Moore, Madison County
Comm. Ronny C. Morgan, Hamilton County
Comm. George Neugent, Monroe County
Comm. Patricia B. Patterson, Taylor County
Comm. Elvie Posey, Okeechobee County
Comm. Alex Robinson, Baker County
Comm. Joseph E. Smith, St. Lucie County
Comm. Cyndi Stevenson, St. Johns County
Comm. Joyce Valentino, Citrus County
Comm. Jane W. von Hahmann, Manatee County
Comm. Gary C. Wheeler, Indian River County

 

June 2007

Councilmember Joie Alexander, Volusia County
Comm. Nancy Bell, Levy County
Comm. Edward E. Brimner, Wakulla County
Councilmember Arthur Giles, Volusia County
Comm. Gordon Goodin, Santa Rosa County
Comm. Frank Halas, Collier County
Comm. Randy Hatch, Suwannee County
Councilmember Jack H. Hayman, Volusia County
Councilmember Suzanne Jenkins, Duval County
Comm. Samuel K. Johnson, Polk County
Comm. John "Jeff" Koons, Palm Beach County
Comm. Hoyt "Buddy" Lamb, Dixie County
Comm. Noah Lockley, Franklin County
Comm. Rodney J. Long, Alachua County
Comm. Randy Mask, Sumter County
Comm. Ronald P. Neads, DeSoto County
Comm. James M. O'Connell, Flagler County
Comm. Vicki Phillips, Citrus County
Comm. Lee Pinkoson, Alachua County
Comm. Lilly Rooks, Levy County
Comm. Cheryl K. Sanders, Franklin County
Comm. Jane G. Sauls, Leon County
Comm. Barbara Stewart, Highlands County
Comm. Jerry W. Sutphin, Jefferson County
Comm. Janet B. Taylor, Hendry County
Comm. Raymon Thomas, Holmes County