About the FWC

Eric Sutton - Executive Director
Eric Sutton
Executive Director

Office of the Executive Director

The executive director provides day-to-day administrative leadership for the 2,118.5 full-time and 840+ OPS employees of Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. The director serves at the pleasure of the Commissioners, and any new appointee the Commissioners select must also be confirmed by the Senate.

Executive Orders


FWC Facts:
In the past, snook were known as "soapfish" when some sections of the "soapy" tasting skin were left on the fillets due to poor cleaning practices.

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