Shaping Florida’s Financial Future: A Conversation with CFO Jimmy Patronis

There’s still time to check out the latest episode of the Common Cents Podcast. Join host Mike Miller and special guest, Chief Financial Officer of Florida, Jimmy Patronis, as they delve into the world of credit union advocacy and the intricate fabric of Florida politics, where “people helping people” is the mantra.

Chief Patronis takes center stage to discuss his background, his role as CFO, and how he’s shaping the financial future of Florida. We’ll also delve into his efforts to combat financial fraud and tackle rising property and homeowner insurance premiums.

And that’s not all! Christopher Hodge, the LSCU Senior Director of Governmental Affairs in Florida, joins us to share insights into the exciting initiatives and challenges facing credit unions in the Sunshine State. We’ll also touch on the pressing issue of public deposits for credit unions in Florida.

Plus, you’ll hear about Chief Patronis’ key priorities for the years ahead and what he expects with the 2024 Presidential Race as Florida Governor Ron DeSantis is running for president.

Don’t miss out on this informative and engaging episode. Tune in at or on your preferred podcast platforms, including Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and Amazon.

Get ready to be enlightened, entertained, and engaged with the credit union movement in the latest episode of Common Cents.

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Lizeth George
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