Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - January 27, 2015
January 27, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #20

Suncoast Workforce Board Appointment


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Debbie DeLeon, Neighborhood Services Coordinator
Neighborhood Planning Division
Ext. 3482

Action Requested
Authorization for the Chairman to sign a letter of recommendation to Florida Governor Rick Scott supporting the appointment of Manatee County Commissioner Robin DiSabatino to the Suncoast Workforce Board of Directors.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Florida Statutes 445.007 Regional Workforce Boards
Workforce Accountability Act

Background Discussion
  • Under the new Workforce Accountability Act, the Governor requires Suncoast Workforce Board members to submit a questionnaire for review and appointment consideration.
  • Commissioner DiSabatino has completed the questionnaire and is requesting consideration of appointment by Governor Scott to the Suncoast Workforce Board.
  • Staff has prepared a letter to the Governor from the Board supporting Commissioner DiSabatino's appointment to the Suncoast Workforce Board of Directors.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Original to Debbie DeLeon for forwarding to the Governor. Copy for Board Records.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
No Cost to the County

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Application to the Governor.pdf
Attachment:  Letter of Recommendation to the Governor.pdf