Carolyn K. Roberts
Carolyn K. Roberts is a resident of Ocala and president of Roberts Real Estate, Inc.
In 1987, Gov. Bob Martinez appointed Ms. Roberts to the Florida Real Estate Commission, a regulatory board for all real estate licensees in Florida. She served on that board until 1989, when Governor Martinez appointed her to a six-year term on the Florida Board of Regents. Mrs. Roberts served as vice chair and chair of the Florida Board of Regents and was reappointed by Governor Bush.
In 2001, Governor Bush appointed her to the Florida Board of Education. In 2003, the Governor appointed her to the newly created Florida Board of Governors. She was elected vice chair and subsequently elected as chair.
Mrs. Roberts serves on the Shands Health Care Systems Board and on the President’s Council for the University of Florida. She has served as chair of the University of Florida Foundation and on the board of Gator Boosters, Inc. Mrs. Roberts is an honorary member of Florida Blue Key.
Mrs. Roberts serves, and has served, on a number of university and community boards including: the University of Central Florida Foundation; the University of Florida Healthcare Education Insurance Company; the Florida Association of Basic Medical Scientists; the Ocala/Marion County Realtor Association; the University of Florida Athletic Association; the Munroe Regional Medical Foundation; and the Munroe Regional Hearing Foundation.
Mrs. Roberts received her undergraduate degree in business management from Florida Southern College in 1969.