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Wednesday, January 29, 2014


Governor Rick Scott Appoints Andy Tuck to State Board of Education

Tallahassee, Fla. - Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Andy Tuck to the State Board of Education.

Tuck, 44, of Sebring, is the former Highlands County School Board Chairman. He was a member of the Florida School Boards Association from 2012 to 2013. Tuck received his bachelor's degree from Florida Southern College. He fills a vacant seat and is appointed for a term beginning January 29, 2014, and ending December 31, 2017.

Governor Rick Scott said, "Andy has worked throughout his career to provide Florida students with the tools they need to succeed. I am proud to appoint Andy to the State Board of Education, and look forward to him continuing to make Florida the best state in the country to get an education."

The appointment is subject to confirmation by the Florida Senate.