Published: Oct 29, 2013 9:23 AM EDT
Updated: Oct 29, 2013 9:37 AM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Brian Hamman as a Lee County Commissioner.

Hamman, 32, of Cape Coral, is a Manager of Market Development for CenturyLink. Previously, Hamman was an employee for Fox 4 and for WINK News in Fort Myers. He is a graduate of Leadership Fort Myers and Leadership Cape Coral. Hamman received his associate’s degree from Edison State College and his bachelor’s degree from Florida Gulf Coast University. He fills a vacant seat created by the resignation of Tamara Hall. Hamman is appointed for a term beginning October 29, 2013, and ending November 25, 2014.

Governor Scott said, “Brian will serve the families of Lee County with honesty and integrity. As a lifelong resident of Lee County, I am confident that he will make a great Commissioner and will help create jobs and opportunities for the families of the area.”