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 eat deer, not people. Panthers are shy and avoid people. No panther has ever attacked a person.

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