Lake-Sumter Community College

Association of Florida Colleges (AFC) LSSC Chapter

LSSC Chapter


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How is my AFC membership an investment?  

We share a common goal of promoting the growth and advancement of the college system and its employees. AFC monitors laws affecting the college system and keeps you informed. Membership is your guarantee that a full-time staff is working to enhance your professional image, to support the goals of your profession, and to protect our system from apathy.

AFC membership is an investment in your future.  

Member Benefits

  • Your dues support representation at the legislative level and give you an opportunity to have input into the legislative process.

  • A professional lobbying team with proven success in the legislative arena.

  • Networking with more than 7,000 other members to share ideas, opinions, concerns. You can:

    • participate in 17 different commissions

    • keep informed through the member newspaper

    • attend chapter meetings and regional workshops

  • Weekly legislative updates during the legislative session

  • A summary of the legislative funding request

  • Educational programs, meetings and activities at the local, regional and state level, including the annual convention

  • The knowledge that you are supporting an organization that supports what is important to you. 

  • Local benefits for active members include a book scholarship and paid Kid's College tuition for member's children.

2018-19 Chapter Officers

  • President - ​ Kelly Hickmon

  • Past-President - Cynthia Nash

  • Vice-President - Katie Sacco

  • Leesburg Campus Representative - Dr. Mark Thompson

  • South Lake Campus Representative - Brenda Skoczelas

  • Secretary — Kim Kidd

  • Treasurer — open

  • Historian — Mary Heikkinen

  • Member - Jenni Kotowski

  • Public Relations Representative - open


Chapter Meetings

Membership Minutes

  • Coming Soon

Executive Committee Minutes

Updated 02/22/19​​​​