Leon County Board of County Commissioners
Census 2020 Complete Count Committee

The  Committee's purpose is communicating the importance and safety of completing the census questionnaire to constituents to ensure the Census count for Leon County and Tallahassee is as accurate as possible.  

The Committee's responsibility is increasing awareness and motivating residents to respond to the 2020 Census.
Joint County/City Resolution adopted July 9, 2019
Focus Group
27 members as follows:
  1. The Director of the Tallahassee-Leon County Planning Department who shall serve as Chair
  2. One staff member from the Tallahassee-Leon County Planning Dept.
  3. One staff member from Leon County Community and Media Relations
  4. One staff member from City of Tallahassee Communications
  5. One staff member from the Tallahassee-Leon County Office of Economic Vitality
  6. One member from Florida State University
  7. One member from Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University
  8. One member from Tallahassee Community College
  9. One member from United Partners for Human Services
  10. One member from Council of Neighborhood Associations
  11. One member from Leon County Schools
  12. One member from Greater Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce
  13. One member from Big Bend Minority Chamber of Commerce
  14. One member from Capital City Chamber of Commerce
  15. One member from Faith-Based Community
  16. Seven Members - one member appointed by each Leon County Commissioner
  17. Five Members - one member appointed by the Mayor and each City of Tallahassee Commissioner
27 member seats as outlined in member eligibility:
  • 15 members appointed by the Appointing Entity (Seats a. - o.)
  • 7 members  appointed by the Board of County Commissioners, with each Commissioner making one appointment. (Seats p.)
  • 5 members appointed by the Tallahassee City Commission, with the Mayor and each City Commissioner making one appointment. (Seats q.)
1-Years Expiring October 31
Maximum Number of Terms: 1
Committee shall dissolve no later than October 2020.
The Committee will convene four times leading up to and through the 2020 Census: (1) after finalizing appointments, (2) then in January 2020 to discuss mobilizing the count, (3) again just before the Census begins, and (4) once during the Census.
Cherie Bryant, Director, Planning Dept.
Tallahassee-Leon County Planning Dept.
435 N. Macomb St.
Tallahassee, FL 32301
(850) 891-6430




1 Bryant, Cherie 07/03/2019 1 07/09/2019 10/31/2020 1 Years Director, Planning Dept. Director of Planning
2 Young, Ed 07/09/2019 1 07/09/2019 10/31/2020 1 Years Planning Dept. Staff Leon County / City of Tallahassee
3 Cavell, Mathieu 07/09/2019 1 07/09/2019 10/31/2020 1 Years Community & Media Relations Staff Leon County Government
4 Faris, Alison 07/09/2019 1 07/09/2019 10/31/2020 1 Years City Communications Staff City of Tallahassee
5 Fetchick, Richard 07/09/2019 1 07/09/2019 10/31/2020 1 Years Office of Economic Vitality Staff Leon County / City of Tallahassee
6 VACANT Florida State University
7 VACANT Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University
8 VACANT Tallahassee Community College
9 VACANT United Partners for Human Services
10 VACANT Council of Neighborhood Associations
11 VACANT Leon County Schools
12 VACANT Greater Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce
13 VACANT Big Bend Minority Chamber of Commerce.
14 VACANT Capital City Chamber of Commerce
15 VACANT Leon County / City of Tallahassee
16 VACANT Commissioner Bill Proctor - District 1
17 VACANT Commissioner Jimbo Jackson - District 2
18 VACANT Commissioner Rick Minor - District 3
19 VACANT Commissioner Bryan Desloge - District 4
20 VACANT Commissioner Kristin Dozier - District 5
21 VACANT Commissioner Mary Ann Lindley - At-Large I
22 VACANT Commissioner Nick Maddox - At-Large II
23 VACANT Tallahassee City Commission
24 VACANT Tallahassee City Commission
25 VACANT Tallahassee City Commission
26 VACANT Tallahassee City Commission
27 VACANT Tallahassee City Commission