Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - July 30, 2013
July 30, 2013 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #67

Appointment of Colleen Gray to the Environmental Lands Management & Acquisition Advisory Committee


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Charlie Hunsicker



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

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Resolution 93-55 establishing the Environmental Lands Management and Acquisition Advisory Committee.

Resolution 92-288 establishing uniform policies for advisory boards/committees, Ordinance 03-62 expanding membership to fifteen members.

Background Discussion
  • The ELMAC committee consists of fifteen members appointed by the Board of County Commissioners.  Currently, there are two vacancies on the Committee.
  • On May 24, 2013, Ms. Colleen Gray submitted an application to serve on the Committee.  As an employee of Tampa Bay Estuary Program and a member of the Tampa Bay Estuary Programs Community Advisory Committee Staff, Ms. Gray would be a welcome and talented addition to the open position on the ELMAC committee in the Residents of Manatee County, At-Large category.
  • Staff recommends the Board of County Commissioners approve Ms. Gray's appointment to the Committee.
  • With this appointment, there will be one remaining vacancy in the category of Representative/Employee of Manatee County School Board - 2 yr term.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Send copy of approved agenda to Kay Rogers, Natural Resources Department, ext 4602, kay.rogers@mymanatee.org

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Colleen Gray ELMAC Application.pdf