The officers of the Florida Association of County Managers are elected annually by the Board of Directors. The 2022-2023 Officers and Board of Directors for the Florida Association of County Managers are:


John Hofstad

Okaloosa County Manager
1250 Eglin Parkway North, Suite 102
Shalimar, Florida
(850) 651-7515 (tel)

Jonathan Lewis
Sarasota County Manager
1660 Ringling Boulevard
Sarasota, Florida
(941) 861-5293
Hector Flores
Charlotte County Manager
18500 Murdock Circle
Port Charlotte, Florida
(941) 764-4970
Mandy Hines
Desoto County Manager
201 E. Oak Street, Suite 201
Arcadia, Florida
(863) 993-4800


The FACM Board of Directors conducts the business of the association. The directors are nominated by the President-Elect and are elected annually by the existing Board, at its annual meeting.

The Board meets at least four times each year in conjunction with FAC events, and at times via conference call on an as-needed basis.

Verdenia Baker
Immediate Past President
County Manager
Palm Beach County

Michele Lieberman
County Manager
Alachua County

Bradley S. Arnold
County Manager
Sumter County

Howard Tipton
County Manager
St. Lucie County

Vincent S. Long
County Manager
Leon County

Jason Brown
County Manager
Indian River County

Roman Gastesi
County Manager
Monroe County

Lawrence McNaul
County Manager
Hardee County

Hunter Conrad
County Manager
St. Johns County

Monica Cepero
County Manager
Broward County