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Meet The Board

An eight-member board of directors, with six alternates, governs the FGUA, with representatives from Citrus, Flagler, Hendry, Lee, Marion, Nassau, Pasco, and Polk counties. These board members meet monthly to represent the member systems and establish policy and priorities on issues such as expansion, rates, environmental resource management and long-range planning. Each board member is a county employee appointed by their local government. Their expertise in water and sewer utility management makes the board a very important part of the FGUA structure. In addition, the board works hard to make sure the FGUA serves your best interests.

Ken Cheek Portrait

James K. “Ken” Cheek, Jr., P.E.

Chair
Citrus County

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Pam Keyes Portrait

Pam Keyes, P.E.

Vice Chair
Lee County

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Shane Parker Portrait

Shane Parker, P.E.

2nd Vice Chair Hendry County

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Flip Mellinger Portrait

Michael Carballa, P.E., BCEE

Board Member Pasco County

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Heidi Petito Portrait

Heidi Petito

Board Member Flagler County

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Tamara Richardson Portrait

Tamara Richardson, P.E.

Board Member Polk County

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JRobert-T.-Companion Portrait

Robert T. Companion, P.E.

Board Member Nassau County

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Jody Kirkman Portrait

Jody Kirkman

Board Member Marion County

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Alternates

Christina Malmberg, Citrus County
Robert G. Marin, Pasco County
Christine Brady, Lee County
Vacant, Hendry County
Laura Borgesi, Marion County

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