The Florida State Fair Authority is a dedicated group of individuals which oversee the operations of the Florida State Fairgrounds and the annual Florida State Fair. The mission of the Florida State Fair Authority is to create positive entertainment experiences through: The annual Florida State Fair. A variety of year-round events. Quality competitive programs. A commitment to agriculture, education and community service. A focus on new opportunities.
Cheryl Fulford Flood - Executive Director
Fair Authority Board
Nikki Fried, Commissioner of Agriculture
Doyle E. Carlton III, Chairman of the Board
Robert M. Thomas, Vice Chairman
Linda Syfrett, Treasurer
John "Jack" T. Vogel, Secretary
Richard E. Bowman
Charles "Chuck" Bruno
Congressman Andy Ireland
A.D. "Sandy" MacKinnon
Honorable Les Miller
Charlie P. Lykes, Jr.