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Rick Scott, Governor
Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Timothy H. Cannon, Interim Secretary

Deputy Secretary

Deputy Secretary Bill Thurber

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Bill Thurber assists the Secretary in supervising the activities of top management staff in the department, in addition to acting on his behalf in the Secretary's absence. He was appointed to the position of Deputy Secretary in May 1991. He has been with the department for 20 years, serving most recently as Assistant Secretary for the Office of Management and Budget for seven years before being appointed Deputy Secretary. His vast knowledge of the budget process, finance and administrative services makes him an invaluable asset to the department.