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Executive Leadership


The JAC’s Executive Office is made up of the Executive Director, General Counsel, and other key staff that facilitate information to and from JAC’s key stakeholders.

Alton L. “Rip” Colvin, Jr., Executive Director

Alton L. “Rip” Colvin, Jr., Executive Director

Alton L. “Rip” Colvin, Jr., the Justice Administrative Commission’s Executive Director, began his tenure on July 19, 2010. He is both a Certified Public Accountant and Florida Certified Government Finance Officer, and earned his designation as a Certified Public Manager. Mr. Colvin previously worked with the Florida Legislature for 18 years, including five years as the Executive Director of the Florida Legislative Committee on Intergovernmental Relations, ten years as a Legislative Analyst with the Legislative Auditing Committee, and over two years as an auditor with the Office of the Auditor General.

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Ana Cristina Martinez, General Counsel

Ana Cristina “Cris” Martinez has served as General Counsel of the Justice Administrative Commission since August 2011. Her previous legal experience includes service as an Assistant General Counsel to the Florida Department of Education and the 1997-1998 Constitution Revision Commission; a Senior Attorney to the Legislative Committee on Intergovernmental Relations; an Assistant Attorney General at the Florida Attorney General’s Office; a U.S. Supreme Court Fellow at the National Association of Attorneys General; and as a law clerk to Justice Ben F. Overton of the Florida Supreme Court. Cris is a graduate of the University of Florida (’84), the University of Florida College of Law (’89), and also earned a Certified Public Manager designation from the Florida Center for Public Management, Florida State University (’14).

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