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Goveror Charlie Crist Appoints Tanya T. Juarez to the Orlando-Orange County Expressway Authority's Board of Directors
Posted By: Lindsay Hodges
Release Date:3/14/2008

ORLANDO, Fla. - Tanya T. Juarez is the most recent appointee of Governor Charlie Crist to the Orlando-Orange County Expressway Authority's Board of Directors. Juarez is currently the Manager of External Affairs for TECO Peoples Gas Inc.

Juarez is also currently serves as a Board Member of Loch Haven Park. She has been a past Board Member of the State Tax Reform Task Force and IDA in Orange County.

She is also involved with Leadership Florida, serving as a current Board Member of the Institute Committee and served previously as the Co-Chair of Emerge Florida and Leadership Florida Board of Regents.

"We are very excited to have Tanya joining us. Her experience working with local and state governments will be a tremendous asset in reaching the Authority’s future objectives," said Orange County Mayor Richard Crotty.

Juarez has a Bachelors degree in Political Science from Mercer University and a Masters in Business Administration from Rollins College.

"I am honored by Governor Crist's appointment and look forward to serving on the Board. Together, I believe we can address the transportation infrastructure needs of Central Florida in a fiscally and environmentally responsible manner," said Juarez.

Juarez is a native and lifelong resident of Orlando. She was sworn in as the Authority's newest member March 12, 2008.

The Orlando-Orange County Expressway Authority, established in 1963 by the state legislature, is responsible for the planning, design, construction, operation, and maintenance of a 100-mile limited-access expressway system to serve the metropolitan Orlando area. The Expressway Authority’ system includes SR 408 (East-West Expressway), SR 528 (Beachline Expressway), SR 417 (Central Florida GreeneWay), and SR 429 (Daniel Webster Western Beltway). The Expressway Authority was the first to bring Electronic Toll Collection to Florida with the inception of E-PASS in 1994. Today, more than 470,000 Central Florida residents have E-PASS.


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