Association of Florida Colleges (AFC)
How is my AFC membership an investment?
We share a common goal of promoting the growth and advancement of the college system and its employees. AFC monitors laws affecting the college system and keeps you informed. Membership is your guarantee that a full-time staff is working to enhance your professional image, to support the goals of your profession, and to protect our system from apathy.
AFC membership is an investment in your future.
Your dues support representation at the legislative level and give you an opportunity to have input into the legislative process.
A professional lobbying team with proven success in the legislative arena.
Networking with more than 7,000 other members to share ideas, opinions, concerns. You can ...
participate in 17 different commissions.
keep informed through the member newspaper.
attend chapter meetings and regional workshops.
Weekly legislative updates during the legislative session.
A summary of the legislative funding request.
Educational programs, meetings and activities at the local, regional and state level, including the annual convention.
The knowledge that you are supporting an organization that supports what is important to you.
- Local benefits for active members include a book scholarship and paid Kid's College tuition for member's children.
2013 Statewide Officers
2013 Chapter Officers
President — Mike Merrill
President-Elect — Thom Kieft
Past President — Jackie Pierce
Vice President, Leesburg — Patti Weasel
Vice President Sumter — Richard Morrill
Vice President South Lake — Alex Bruno
Secretary — Joan Knost
Treasurer — Sue Hackney
Historians — Mary Heikkinen
Publications/Legislative Rep. — Glenda Libby
Minutes from past year's meetings are also available.
Executive Committee Minutes
Calendar of Events -- Chapter Activities
||Sponsor Legislative Priorities brochure|
||Sweet Adelines Concert|
||Employee Craft Exhibit (bi-annual)|
Take Picture for Birthday Cards (for legislators and trustees)
||Ice Cream Social with SGA|
||Donate Water & Candy for Faculty/Staff at Commencement|
||Sponsor scholarships for Kids’ College|
Retiree Brunch (postponed)
Region III Conference Thursday, June 23, 2011 at Sumter
||Sponsor Convocation Breakfast|
||Donate snacks for Employee Health Fair|
||Service Project for FACC Annual Convention|
Sponsor Employee Picnic
||Take Picture for Christmas Cards (for legislators and trustees)|
Silent Auction at Holiday Luncheon
||Sponsor Legislative Luncheon|
Support/March of Dimes
Support/Relay for Life
Sponsor Professional Development Event
General Membership meetings (once in Fall and once in Spring)
Last updated 05-31-11