Alexis Meschelle

Executive Director

Alexis has a Master's Degree in History, which brought her to Cortez, Florida as an Educator at the Florida Maritime Museum. There her love for Florida's fishing industry grew as she became an advocate for preserving the local fishing village. Alexis' husband is also a commercial fisherman and enjoys the days where they get to be a team on the water. Alexis is honored to serve the Organized Fishermen of Florida with her non-profit experience, historical knowledge, and a personal interest in Florida's fishing community.

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Justin Bruland

President 

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Art Cannon

Vice President 

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Robert Gill 

Treasurer 

Despite beginning with an engineering/management career, Bob transitioned to the commercial fishing industry in 1986. Although owning and operating a fish house since then has provided the income, Bob has gotten more heavily involved in fisheries management, policy, and education. He currently serves as OFF Treasurer and is deeply engaged in multiple fish related activities at the state, regional and national levels.