Tallahassee, Fla. - Wednesday, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointments of Brian G. Chapman Jr., Marjorie Starnes-Bilotti, Pamella A. Seay and Sankey "Eddie" Webb III to the District Board of Trustees, Edison State College.
Chapman, 28, of Cape Coral, has been an insurance agent and owner of Chapman Insurance Group since 2009. He received a bachelor's degree from Florida Gulf Coast University. He succeeds Mahlan Houghton and is appointed for a term beginning November 2, 2011, and ending May 31, 2014.
Starnes-Bilotti, 74, of Fort Myers, is a retired attorney. From 1994 to 1999, she was a member of the Florida State Board of Community Colleges. Starnes- Bilotti received bachelor's and law degrees from Florida State University. She succeeds Mary Lee Mann and is appointed for a term beginning November 2, 2011, and ending May 31, 2015.
Seay, 56, of Port Charlotte, is a self-employed attorney and full professor at Florida Gulf Coast University. Previously, she was a professor and department chair at Edison Community College from 1993 to 1996. She has served as a commissioner of the Charlotte County Airport Authority since 1997 and served on the board of Clinical Laboratory Personnel from 2004 to 2009. She was a member of the Charlotte Regional Medical Center board of trustees from 1999 to 2007, and from 1993 to 2004, she served on the legal assisting advisory committee at Edison Community College. She received a bachelor's degree from Kendall School of Design, law degree from University of South Carolina and Master of Laws degree from Stetson University. She succeeds David Klein and is appointed for a term beginning November 2, 2011, and ending May 31, 2015.
Webb, 63, of Punta Gorda, has been a certified public accountant and managing partner of Webb, Lorah and Company P.L. since 1985. After serving as an officer in the United States Air Force from 1970 to 1979, he joined Blankenship, Livings, Lamar and Company in Montgomery, Alabama, and served as a partner in the firm from 1983 to 1985. Webb received a bachelor's degree from The Citadel and a Master of Business Administration from Auburn University. He succeeds JoAnn Helphenstine and is appointed for a term beginning November 2, 2011, and ending May 31, 2014.
The appointments are subject to confirmation by the Florida Senate.