“I am proud to represent Charlotte County and our incredible community as Vice President. It is my honor to continue to serve on this board, in collaboration with so many others who have dedicated their lives to the betterment of their respective communities all over the state of Florida.”


TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (July 26, 2023) – The Florida Sheriffs Association (FSA), one of the largest and most successful law enforcement associations in the nation, is pleased to announce its leadership for the 2023-2024 year.  FSA board appointments are:

  • Vice President: Sheriff Bill Prummell, Charlotte County
  • Secretary: Sheriff Dennis Lemma, Seminole County
  • Treasurer: Sheriff Billy Woods, Marion County
  • Immediate Past President: Sheriff Al Nienhuis, Hernando County
  • Chair: Sheriff Rick Staly, Flagler County
  • Vice-Chair: Sheriff Mike Prendergast, Citrus County

“Integrity, fairness, and a robust sense of accountability are the driving forces behind the Florida Sheriffs Association, shaping our every action and decision,” said FSA Executive Director Steve Casey. “Every member of our leadership team embodies these values and stand unified in purpose and voice to protect Florida’s citizens and visitors.”