New College of Florida Trustee Mary Ruiz resigns

Mary Ruiz, a New College of Florida alum who served on the school’s board of trustees since Oct. 2019, has resigned from her position.

Ruiz was appointed to the New College board of trustees by the Florida State University System Board of Governors and predated the six trustees appointed by Gov. Ron DeSantis in January. She was eligible to stay in her role until Jan. 2026, according to the school’s website.

Ruiz’s departure comes one day after Corcoran was announced as one of three finalists for the permanent position.

Read more from the Tampa Bay Times.


Most Popular