Promotes professional growth and exchange of information among the career and professional (non-administrative, non-faculty) employees.

Welcome - A Message from the 2024 Chair 

Hello and Welcome to 2024!


Learn more about CPEC by watching our CPEC 101 presentation!

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Chair: Dana Livesay, Hillsborough Community College; Email: [email protected]; Phone: 813-259-6530 

Chair-Elect: Vacant

Immediate Past Chair: Melonie Miner, Pensacola State College; Email: [email protected]; Phone: 850-484-1726 

Secretary: Dr. Mark McKinney, Pasco-Hernando State College; Email: [email protected]; ; Phone: 352-518-1315

Treasurer: Cara Bennett, College of Central Florida; Email: [email protected]; Phone: 352-854-2322, x.1447

Webmaster: Obi Kalu, Pensacola State College; Email: [email protected]; Phone: 850-484-2374


2017 CPEC Award Winners:

Essay Award: Kathy Fields, State College of Florida, Bradenton Campus



  Book Scholarship Award: Margaret Bronson, Tallahassee Community College






  Unsung Hero Award: Gregory Williams, Tallahassee Community College











  The Employee of the Year: Cara Bennett, College of Central Florida




Exemplary Practice Winner: Summer Washington. Tallahassee Community College

Congratulations to Our CPEC Board Members who were selected for the 2017 Distinguish Service Awards:




Dana Livesay, Hillsborough Community College





Sharon Walker, Tallahassee Community College





Gregory Williams, Tallahassee Community College




From left to right: 2016 CPEC Chair Kim Baker, Dana Livesay, Sharon Walker, 2017 AFC President Robert Flores, 2017 CPEC Chair Matt Wetzel & Gregory Williams


Recognizing the need to establish procedures and guidelines as they reflect the rights, responsibilities, and objectives of its membership, the Career and Professional Employees Commission hereby adopts these Bylaws:

CPEC Bylaws


CPEC 2020 Operational Plan

CPEC Board Meeting Minutes 11/1/17

CPEC Business Meeting 11/2/17

CPEC Board Meeting Minutes 12/13/17

CPEC Board Meeting Minutes, 5/16/16 alt

Treasurer's Report, 4/16/16 alt

CPEC Board Meeting Minutes alt (2016 Spring Conference)

Treasurer's Report, 12/31/15 alt

CPEC Membership Meeting Minutes alt (2015 Annual Conference)

CPEC Board Meeting Minutes alt (2015 Annual Conference)

CPEC Board Meeting Minutes alt (2015 Pre-Annual Conference)


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