Sheriff Mark A. Hunter (NPA)
Columbia High School; BA degree, organizational management, Edward Waters College; Command and General Staff College, U.S. Army; FDLE Chief Executive Seminar, Class 43, 2009
Citizen Soldier, Florida Army National Guard, Lt. Colonel (Ret), 30 years of service
Suwannee County Sheriff’s Office, Patrol Deputy, School Resource Officer, 1994-1999; Division of Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco Enforcement, Special Agent, District Supervisor, 1999-2005; Columbia County Sheriff’s Office, Undersheriff, 2005-2006; North Florida Community College, Instructor Coordinator, 1996-2006; Elected Sheriff of Columbia County, 2008; re-elected 2012.
Honors and Affiliations
District Chairman, Suwannee River District Boy Scouts of America, 2008-2011; Elk's Lodge 893, 1987-present; Florida Sheriffs Association Board of Directors.
Address: 4917 E. US Hwy. 90, Lake City, 32055-6288
Phone: (386) 752-9212
County Seat: Lake City
County Website: www.columbiacountyfla.com/