FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JULY 13, 2012
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Governor Rick Scott Appoints Representative Larry Metz to Florida Veterans’ Hall of Fame Council
Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Representative Larry E. Metz to the Florida Veterans’ Hall of Fame Council.
Metz, 57, of Yalaha, has served in the Florida House of Representatives since 2010 and has practiced with the Metz Law Firm P.A. since 2007. He previously practiced with the Unger Law Group P.L. from 1999 to 2006. His community involvement includes serving on the Lake County School Board from 2004 to 2010, the Lake County Value Adjustment Board from 2008 to 2010, the Lake County Zoning Board from 2005 to 2010, and the Lake-Sumter Metropolitan Planning Governing Board from 2008 to 2010. He served in the United States Marine Corps from 1976 to 1982, including active duty until 1980. Metz received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida and a law degree from Florida State University. He is appointed for a term beginning July 13, 2012, and ending June 30, 2016.
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