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Former mayor Bill Foster, beer entrepreneur Nathan Stonecipher named to St. Pete College Board of Trustees

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Governor Rick Scott announced the appointments of Bill Foster and Nathan Stonecipher to the St. Petersburg College District Board of Trustees.

Foster, 52, of St. Petersburg, is an attorney and shareholder at Foster and Foster PA. He previously served as mayor of the City of St. Petersburg.

He succeeds Bridgette Mill and is appointed for a term beginning December 18, 2015, and ending May 31, 2019.

Stonecipher, 34, of St. Petersburg, is the owner of Green Bench Brewing Co and currently serves as a member on the Board of Directors of the EDGE Business District Association. He was previously the vice president of Directed Capital Resources, LLC and an assistant bond trader with Raymond James Financial.

He succeeds Robert Fine and is appointed for a term beginning December 18, 2015, and ending May 31, 2018.

The appointments are subject to confirmation by the Florida Senate.

Peter Schorsch is the President of Extensive Enterprises and is the publisher of some of Florida’s most influential new media websites, including,,, and Sunburn, the morning read of what’s hot in Florida politics. SaintPetersBlog has for three years running been ranked by the Washington Post as the best state-based blog in Florida. In addition to his publishing efforts, Peter is a political consultant to several of the state’s largest governmental affairs and public relations firms. Peter lives in St. Petersburg with his wife, Michelle, and their daughter, Ella.

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