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Former Florida Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran Joins Continental Strategy

Continental Strategy is pleased to welcome attorney Richard Corcoran, former Florida Commissioner of Education.

Richard Corcoran is the former Commissioner of Education for the State of Florida, where he served from 2018-2022. Responsible for pushing through several wide-ranging education reforms, including an overhaul of state funding for universities and colleges, Corcoran was considered one of the most impactful and prominent politicians appointed by Governor Ron DeSantis. Prior to his appointment as commissioner, he served as a Florida State Representative from 2010-2018. From 2016-2018, he was the Speaker of the Florida House of Representatives where he spearheaded over $10 billion in tax cuts, eliminated over 5,000 regulations, and passed the most robust ethics and transparency laws in state history.