The FAC is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of one county commissioner from each state senate district (40); five executive officers; six county commissioners appointed at-large with no more than three of the six from counties with population of 75,000 or more; and the past presidents of the FAC. In addition, the chairpersons or designees of the Florida Counties Foundation, Florida Association of Counties Trust, Florida Local Government Investment Trust, Florida Local Government Finance Commission, if county commissioners, shall be full voting members of the Board of Directors. The Board sets policy for the Association and approves an annual budget.
The executive officers of the FAC are President, President-Elect, 1st Vice President, 2nd Vice President, and the Immediate Past President. This Executive Committee conducts the business of the Association between board meetings (4 to 6 times a year) and recommends the hiring of an Executive Director for approval by the Board of Directors. The Executive Director conducts the daily business of the Association and hires the members of the FAC staff.
All of the FAC Corporate Documents (Articles of Incorporation, Bylaws and Board Policies) can be accessed here.
Click here for Sections 5.1-5.4 of the FAC Bylaws pertaining to Officers.
Click here for Section 4.1 of the FAC Bylaws pertaining to the Board of Directors.