Governor Rick Scott Appoints Tom Grady to State Board of Education

Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 30, 2015

CONTACT: GOVERNOR’S PRESS OFFICE (850) 717-9282 media@eog.myflorida.com

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Tom Grady to the State Board of Education.

Grady, 57, of Naples, is an attorney with GradyLaw. He previously served as a member of the Florida State House of Representatives from 2008 to 2010 and most recently served on the Board of Trustees of Florida Gulf Coast University. He received his bachelor’s degree from Florida State University and law degree from Duke University. He is appointed to fill a vacant seat for a term beginning October 30, 2015, and ending December 31, 2018.

This appointment is subject to confirmation by the Florida Senate.