Commissioner Wendy Breeden served as Lake County’s Public Resources Department Director from September 2009 through January 2016, which included oversight and administration of the Parks and Trail Division, Library Services Division, Extension Services Division and the Lake County Fairgrounds. She began her career with Lake County as a Library Coordinator in 1992.
A graduate of Leesburg High School, Commissioner Breeden holds a bachelor’s degree in Fashion Merchandising and a master’s degree in Library Science, both from Florida State University.
She has been a member of the American Library Association, the Central Florida Library Cooperative, the Florida Library Association, the State Library, Library Services & Technology Act (LSTA) Advisory Council, and a graduate of Leadership Lake class of 1995.
Government board participation
Arts and Cultural Alliance
Children's Services Council
Early Learning Coalition
Lake Community Action Agency
Lake Emergency Medical Services Board of Directors
Lake-Sumter Metropolitan Planning Organization
Parks, Recreation and Trails Advisory Board
Public Safety Coordinating Council
Upper Oklawaha Basin Working Group