Here is the list of Florida's MSD Public Safety Commission members

16 commission members to continue to meet in Coconut Creek

COCONUT CREEK, Fla. – The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety commission has 16 members and four ex-officio members. 

Here is the list:

COMMISSION CHAIR: Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri


Ryan Petty is the father of Alaina Petty. He played an integral role in insuring that the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Act moved through the Florida Legislature.

Andrew Pollack is the father of Meadow Pollack. He has met with local, state, and federal officials after his daughter's death.

Max Schachter is the father of Alex Schachter. He has advocated for school safety improvements and has urged members of the Florida Legislature to enact effective legislation.


The Florida Department of Law Enforcement Commissioner Rick Swearingen 

Miami Shores Police Department Chief Kevin Lystad

Okaloosa County Sheriff Larry Ashley

Undersheriff for Indian River County James Harpring

Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd

Auburndale Chief Chris Nelson


Superintendent of Brevard Public Schools Desmond Blackburn

Citrus County School Board member Douglas Dodd

Martin County School Board member Marsha Powers


Sen. Lauren Book


Centerstone Florida CEO Melissa Larkin-Skinner


Pinellas County Chief Assistant State Attorney Bruce Bartlett


Florida Department of Education Commissioner Pam Stewart
Florida Department of Children and Families Secretary Mike Carroll
Florida Department of Juvenile Justice Secretary Christina Daly
Florida Agency for Health Care Administration Secretary Justin Senior

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