Meet the Commissioner
Nicole "Nikki" Fried
Nicole “Nikki” Fried, Florida’s 12th Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services, is a lifelong Floridian, attorney and passionate activist. Commissioner Fried was elected in 2018.
Florida State Fair Authority
The Florida State Fair Authority is a dedicated group of individuals which oversee the operations of the Florida State Fairgrounds and the annual Florida State Fair. The mission of the Florida State Fair Authority is to create positive entertainment experiences through: The annual Florida State Fair. A variety of year-round events. Quality competitive programs. A commitment to agriculture, education and community service. A focus on new opportunities.
The Florida State Fair Authority meets quarterly depending on the schedules of Authority Board members.
These meetings can be found on the website events calendar, if available.