Governor Ron DeSantis today announced the appointment of Jan Conrad and the reappoint of Samuel Garrison to the St. Johns River State College District Board of Trustees.
Conrad, of St. Johns, is the senior vice president of commercial banking at Ameris Bank. She is vice chair of the board for PACE Center for Girls and has been a member of the Fleming Island Rotary Club. She is a former member of the Clay County Development Authority. She previously served as the chair of the Business Excellence Award Committee, an effort to promote and highlight business achievement in Clay County and was nominated by the Florida Business Development Corporation for the Small Business Advocate (SBA) of the Year Award in 2013. Conrad is appointed to a four-year term.
Garrison, of Clay, is an attorney with Bradley, Garrison & Komando, P.A. He specializes in the areas of criminal defense, city, county and local government law, land use and zoning, application of government regulations, public records, labor relations and constitutional law. He previously worked as an assistant state attorney in Clay and Duval counties where he argued more than 70 jury trials. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Samford University and his juris doctorate from University of Illinois College of Law. Garrison is reappointed to a four-year term.
These appointments are subject to confirmation by the Florida Senate.