Brittany Alana Davis
Director of Communications
MEDIA ADVISORY: Business leaders join with State University System presidents and students to hold press conference
Business leaders, university presidents and students will announce a proposal for Florida lawmakers about funding higher education in the upcoming session.
WHO: Judy Bense (UWF), John Delaney (UNF), Judy Genshaft (USF), John Hitt (UCF), Bernie Machen (UF), Donal O’Shea (New College), Larry Robinson (FAMU), Ava Parker (FL Polytechnic), Wilson Bradshaw (FGCU), Dennis Crudele (FAU), Mark Rosenberg (FIU), business leaders and student leaders from across the State University System
WHEN: Wednesday, Feb. 5 at 10:30 a.m.
WHERE: State Capitol Rotunda, Plaza level.
CONTACT: Brittany Alana Davis, Florida Board of Governors, (850) 245-9724
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Facts about the State University System of Florida and the Board of Governors
The State University System of Florida is a constitutional body led by the 17-member Board of Governors. The system has 12 universities and more than 335,000 students, making it the second-largest public university system in the nation. Responsibilities include defining the distinctive mission of each institution and managing the system’s coordination and operation. The Board appoints a Chancellor who serves as the system’s chief executive. For more, visit www.flbog.edu.