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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - September 13, 2016
September 13, 2016 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #33


Subject
Environmental Lands Management and Acquisition Advisory Committee Appointment

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information
Charlie Hunsicker, Director, Parks and Natural Resources
Ext. 6001, charlie.hunsicker@mymanatee.org

Action Requested

Appointment of one new member to the fifteen member Environmental Lands Management and Acquisition Advisory Committee (ELMAC).

New applicant requesting appointment is Randal R. Cooper.



Enabling/Regulating Authority

Resolution 93-55 establishing the ELMAC Committee

Resolution 92-288 establishing uniform policies for advisory boards/committees

Ordinance No. 03-62 expanding the membership to fifteen members



Background Discussion
  • The new applicant requesting appointment will fill an At-Large (1 year term) position.
  • The nine categories represented are as follows:
    (1) member from Chamber of Commerce's Environmental Committee (3 year term), filled by Mike Burton, expires 06/02/2018.
    (1) member from the Florida Engineering Society (2 year term) filled by Patrick Healy, expires 06/02/2017.
    (1) member with a background/education in Banking or Finance or Real Estate (2 year term) filled by Brad Hawkins, expires 07/26/2018.
    (1) member from a local Environmental Group (3 year term) filled by Ingrid McClellan, expires 06/02/2018.
    (1) member schooled in Natural Science:  Ecology, Biology, Botany, etc. (2 year term) filled by Patsy Ugarte, expires 07/26/2018.
    (1) member with a background or education in Active Outdoor Sports (2 year term) filled by Scott Tussing, expires 07/26/2018.
    (1) representative from the Agricultural Community (3 year term) filled by Jim Parks, expires 06/02/2018.
    (1) representative/employee of the Manatee County School Board (2 year term) filled by Richard Smith, expires 08/11/2017.
    (2) At-Large representatives (3 year terms) filled by John McDonald and William "Bill" Webster, both expire 06/02/2018.
    (5) At-Large representatives (1 year term) filled by Deborah Wentworth Lansing, expires 06/02/2017; James "Bob" Nicholson, expires 07/26/2017; David Landers, expires 07/26/2017; Timothy Polk (1 year term), expires 07/26/2017; new applicant, Randal R. Cooper (1 year term), expires 09/13/2017.
  • Terms of service for ELMAC are for one year, two years, or three years.


County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records
Send copy of approved agenda to Lena Rapp, Parks and Natural Resources Department, ext. 6014, lena.rapp@mymanatee.org

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
N/A

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
N/A


Attachment:  Cooper, Randal R. ELMAC App.pdf
Attachment:  ELMAC Membership List 09-13-2016.pdf