Palm Coast, FL – Rep. Ron DeSantis (FL-06) has been appointed to the Naval Academy Board of Visitors by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan.

The duty of the Academy's Board of Visitors is to inquire into the state of morale and discipline, the curriculum, instruction, physical equipment, fiscal affairs, academic methods, and other matters relating to the academy which the Board decides to consider.

“It is an honor to continue my service to the Navy by helping chart the course of the United States Naval Academy,” DeSantis said. “I look forward to working with the Board of Visitors to shape our future officer corps, who will be expected to lead our military with honor and integrity.”

DeSantis is currently a Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Navy reserve.