Marshall Criser IIIChancellor State University System of Florida
Marshall Criser III is chancellor of the State University System of Florida.
He is the former president of AT&T Florida and a longtime education leader in the state. He took office as chancellor in January of 2014, fully dedicating himself to his passion of higher education advocacy. The Board of Governors of the State University System selected him unanimously for the post.
Criser is in his fifth year on the Higher Education Coordinating Council, a role he began as the Florida House Speaker's appointee and business community representative and continues as chancellor.
He is a member of the Scripps Research Institute Board of Trustees in California and the Florida Council of 100, where he is a former chair.
His community service also includes terms as vice chair of the University of Florida's Board of Trustees, chair of the Florida Chamber of Commerce, and chair of Florida TaxWatch.
A Florida native, Criser graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in business administration and completed an Advanced Management Programme at INSEAD in Fountainebleau, France.
He and his wife, Kimberly, have four daughters.
Marshall Criser III, Chancellor
State University System of Florida
325 W. Gaines Street, # 1614
Tallahassee, FL 32399
Phone: (850) 245-0466
Fax: (850) 245-9685
CONTACT: Assistant to the Chancellor, Shannon McDermott