Gov. Scott Appoints Two to LSSC District Board of Trustees


LEESBURG —¬†Governor Rick Scott announced one appointment and one reappointment to the Lake Sumter State College District Board of Trustees. The appointments took effect as of October 1.

Jennifer Hooten, of Bushnell, was appointed for a term ending May 31, 2022.

Hooten is a teacher for the Sumter County School District. She received her degree from St. Leo University.


Emily Lee, of Eustis, was reappointed for a term ending May 31, 2022.

Lee is a retired integration specialist from Community Coalition Alliance. She received her bachelor’s degree from Southern University and her master’s degree from Mankato State University.

Appointments are subject to confirmation by the Florida Senate.