Gov. Scott Announces Resignation of Florida Lottery Secretary Tom Delacenserie

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MIAMI, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced Secretary Tom Delacenserie’s resignation from the Florida Lottery, which will be effective on June 2, 2017. He has served in this role since 2015. Further announcements on agency leadership will be made at a later date.

Governor Scott said, “For 17 years, Tom Delacenserie has served our state at the Florida Lottery. Tom has done a great job and under his leadership, the Lottery has seen record sales and made historic contributions to Florida’s education system. Tom has been a valued member of my team since the start of my administration and I am proud of the great work he has done for Florida’s students. I wish Tom and his family the very best in their future endeavors.”

Prior to his appointment as Secretary, Tom Delacenserie served as the Interim Secretary for the Florida Lottery. Beginning his career at the Florida Lottery in 2000 as District Manager in Fort Myers, Delacenserie was promoted in 2005 to Lottery’s Director of Sales. In 2013, Delacenserie transitioned to Lottery’s Deputy Secretary of Sales and Marketing.