MEMBER AT LARGE
A person in long-term recovery, Erik has lived in Central Florida his entire life. His education includes graduating from Rollins College, the Seminole State College Police Academy, and Barry Law School. As an attorney, he is the Hearing Officer Supervisor for the Office of Appeal hearings for the State of Florida under the Department of Children and Families Inspector General’s Office. Prior to his current role, Erik ran his own law firm, Swenk Coverage Law P.A., and also worked as a volunteer attorney for the 9th Circuit State Attorney’s Office in Orlando. Service organizations in which he is involved include sitting on the Board of Directors for the Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Gardens, the Education Committee with the Seminole League of Women Voters, and the Board of Directors with West Seminole Baseball. He is an Organizer and Ambassador for Heroes Strong, a member of multiple local Chambers of Commerce, and he is a member of the Lake Mary Rotary. Mr. Swenk is currently running for Seminole County Judge. As a family man, he lives in Wekiva Springs with his wife, Morgan, and their son, Brendan.