The Board of Governors has elected board members Michael Higer, Carl Schwait, and John Stewart to the board’s Executive Committee, completing the makeup of that panel for the 2013-14 Bar year.
The board made the selections at its May 31 meeting in Sarasota. The Executive Committee is empowered to act for the board between its bimonthly meetings.
At the same meeting, President-elect Eugene Pettis named board members Leslie Lott and Lanse Scriven as his representatives on the Executive Committee.
Other members will be Pettis, incoming President-elect Greg Coleman, Disciplinary Review Committee Chair Brian Burgoon, Legislation Committee Chair Jay Cohen, Budget Committee Chair David Prather, Communications Committee Chair Michelle Suskauer, and incoming Young Lawyers Division President Melanie Griffin.