Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday appointed Lisa Scott-Founds to the Florida Movie and Leisure Advisory Council.
The council advises the Division of Financial Alternative and the Florida Workplace of Movie & Leisure on “business perception and experience associated to growing, advertising and marketing, selling and offering companies to Florida’s leisure business,” the council’s website says.
Scott-Founds is the president and CEO of Winterfest. She’s additionally the manager producer of the Winterfest Boat Parade.
The occasion payments itself as “The World’s Most Watched Boat Parade,” the information launch stated. It was additionally named one of many High 20 Finest Parades within the World by the Worldwide Pageant and Occasions Affiliation.
Exterior of labor, Scott-Founds volunteers with the Worldwide Swimming Corridor of Fame, Symphony of the Americas, Junior Achievement Circle of Clever Girls, Management Florida and the Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce.
She holds an undergraduate diploma in communications from Florida State College and was named Fort Lauderdale’s 2011 Citizen of the Yr.
The Florida Movie and Leisure Advisory Council was established in 1999. It consists of 17 members – 5 appointed by the Senate President, 5 appointed by the Home Speaker and 7 appointed by the Governor.
The Movie Commissioner and representatives of Enterprise Florida, CareerSource Florida and VISIT FLORIDA function nonvoting members of the Council.