About the FWC

Eric Sutton - Executive Director
Eric Sutton
Executive Director

Office of the Executive Director

The executive director provides day-to-day administrative leadership for the 2,118.5 full-time and 840+ OPS employees of Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. The director serves at the pleasure of the Commissioners, and any new appointee the Commissioners select must also be confirmed by the Senate.

Executive Orders


FWC Facts:
Florida panthers often meticulously cache, or cover, their prey with leaves, grass and sticks. This helps prevent competitors and scavengers from finding and stealing their food.

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