TALLAHASSEE, FL— The Florida Coalition of School Board Members (FCSBM) congratulates former Florida House Speaker Richard Corcoran on being named as Governor-Elect Ron DeSantis’ preferred selection as the next Florida Commissioner of Education.
The FCSBM welcomes the leadership that Corcoran represents in championing freedom in education.
Speaking on the selection, FCSBM’s President, Tina Descovich, stated, “The Honorable Corcoran has long promoted the same core values that our association believes in. As a recipient of our 2018 “Fighting for Kids” award, he is a champion of parents’ rights, school choice, fiscal accountability, and solution-oriented partnerships. We believe he will be a tremendous asset to Florida’s education system and we look forward to working with him and others in furthering freedom in education for all students.”
The FCSBM would also like to recognize and thank Commissioner Pam Stewart for her years of dedicated service.
The Florida Coalition of School Board Members was founded in 2014. It is an organization representing Florida school board members who believe in fiscal accountability in education, providing parents with expanded education options for their children, maintaining testing accountability, and forming positive relationships with lawmakers to enhance the education of all of Florida’s youth. For more information about the FCSBM, please visit fcsbm.org.