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FAMU, FSU grad appointed to Leon County court

Posted at 6:02 PM, Jun 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-04 18:06:24-04

LEON COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) — A Florida A&M University alumnus and Florida State University College of Law graduate has been appointed to the Leon County Court.

Tuesday, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Anthony Miller to the Leon County Court.

Miller, 48, of Georgia, has been the General Counsel and Chief Ethics Officer for Florida’s Agency for State Technology since 2017. He received his bachelor’s degree from Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University and his law degree from Florida State University.

His appointment fills the vacancy created by the elevation of Judge Stephen Everett. Everett is Florida's first African American male Circuit Judge for the Second Judicial Circuit.