Nancy C. Acevedo

Commissioner Nancy C. Acevedo of Winter Springs was appointed to the Commission by Governor Rick Scott. Commissioner Acevedo recently retired as a Crime Analyst II with the Seminole County Sheriff’s Office/Domestic Security Division and as a certified Terrorist Liaison Officer. She is a graduate of the Seminole County Sheriff Office Community Law Enforcement Academy, a graduate of the University of Puerto Rico and the Inter-American University, and holds a Ph.D. in Education, with a major in Management and Supervision.

She was awarded the “Eagle Lifetime Achievement Award“ by the Hispanic Women Chamber of Commerce for her lifetime dedication and contributions to the Hispanic community and In 2010, she was selected as one of the “Most Influential Hispanic Women“ in Central Florida by the National Hispanic Achievers in Florida.

She is the former President of the Florida Crime Intelligence Analyst Association (FCIAA), an active member of the International Association of Crime Analysts (IACA) and the International Association of Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysts (IALEIA).

Commissioner Acevedo currently serves as a Senior Credentialed Law Enforcement chaplain with the International Conference of Police Chaplains (ICPC) and currently serves as Secretary/Treasurer of the Seminole County Sheriff Office Chaplain Corp.  and is a member of the Seminole County Sheriff Advisory Board.  She also serve as a Master Chaplain for the Christian Stars Hispanic Ministry in Central Florida.

Recently, Commissioner Acevedo was nominated to receive the Florida Law Enforcement Property Recovery Unit’s Crime Analyst of the Year Award.