State Representative Ronald “Doc” Renuart, R-St. Johns County, announced that House Speaker Will Weatherford has appointed him to serve as Chairman of the House Veterans and Military Affairs Subcommittee for the 2013-2014 legislative term.
The Veteran and Military Affairs Subcommittee considers matters related to Florida’s community of military personnel
and veterans. The subcommittee’s responsibilities cover oversight of the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Department
of Military Affairs and the Florida National Guard.
“Having served in the Florida Army National Guard for 20 years, I am excited to take on this new role as Chairman and
address legislation that will improve the quality of life of our veterans and military personnel,” said Renuart.
As a Colonel in the Florida Army National Guard, Doc Renuart served three combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan. In
June 2010 he retired after 20 years of decorated service.
Renuart was also appointed Vice Chair of the K-12 Subcommittee and serves on the Health Innovation Subcommittee,
Health & Human Services Committee and Government Operations Subcommittee.