Central Florida Code Enforcement Association

Central Florida Code Enforcement Association
Maddie McDonald, President


We are a large organization in Central Florida with members from Brevard, Lake, Orange, Osceola, and Seminole Counties. The CFCEA holds meetings quarterly (Jan, Apr, Jul & Oct). These meetings have training opportunities which are approved by the IOG for F.A.C.E. credits.  Please reach out to our President, Maddie McDonald, at codeenforcement@rockledgepolice.org  for further details.  


Date:  Thursday, January  21, 2021

Time:  Training at 1:00pm; General Meeting 3:00pm

Location: Virtual Go To Meeting (please email cfcea6@gmail.com to be added to the list as the link will be sent out 1 week prior to the meeting)

Topic:  Crucial Conversations – Dealing with Difficult Issues

Speaker:  Christy Chiarelli, University of Florida


Reminder to all our members, when you attend the quarterly meetings from July to April, you have the opportunity for your name to be entered into our scholarship raffle at the April 2021’s meeting.  YOUR membership must be current in order to qualify for the scholarship.  What this means is that if your name is drawn and if your membership is current, the C.F.C.E.A. will pay for your three-day hotel stay and the conference registration, to the FACE Annual Conference in June 2021  At and before each meeting there is a chance to purchase additional tickets to increase your chances for the raffle.  

Not sure if your membership fees are paid?  Please reach out to Matt McDonald at mmcdonald@casselberry.org and he can double check for you.  Don’t get stuck with the late fee if you pay your dues after December 31, 2020!!

Did you know you can send a check in to C.F.C.E.A. to purchase extra scholarship tickets?  They are $1 a ticket chance!  Send your check made out to C.F.C.E.A. to our new mailing address: C.F.C.E.A., P.O. Box 950129, Lake Mary, FL 32795

Officer of the Quarter

Reminder to submit your nominations for Officer of the Quarter. Nominations can be from a co-worker, supervisor or other departments within your organization. Nominations are open to any C.F.C.E.A. member in good standing.   You can submit nominations any time to cfcea6@gmail.com.  We ask that you submit at least 2 weeks prior to our general meeting so the board has a chance to review the nominations. 


Board Members October 2020 through September 2022

President - Maddie McDonald, codeenforcement@rockledgepolice.org

Vice President - Sean Gleason: sean.gleason@cityofmascotte.com

Secretary - Michelle German, michelle.german@mlbfl.org

Treasurer – Matt McDonald: mmcdonald@casselberry.org

Sgt. at Arms - Bruce Fleming BFleming@lakemaryfl.com

Past President - Bruce Fleming BFleming@lakemaryfl.com

Previous Meetings

December 17, 2020 - Understanding Code Enforcement’s Role in the Legislative Process via Zoom

October 9, 2020 - GoToMeeting / Code Enforcement files and presenting cases electronically in the age of COVID

July 17, 2020 -  GoToMeeting /  International Code Council (ICC)

January 24, 2020 - Dealing With Homeless Camps, Transient Activities, and Panhandlers

October 25, 2019 - Best Practices and Hot Topics (New laws that pertain to code enforcement)

July 19, 2019 - Community Policing and Code Enforcement

January 11, 2019 - Clandestine Labs  CFCEA Agenda Jan 11 2019

October 26, 2018 - Stop the Bleeding

July 13, 2008 - Officer Safety

April 13, 2018 - ICC- IMPC 2015

January 12, 2018 - Tree Protections as related to Code Enforcement CFCEA Agenda January 12 2018

October 13, 2017 -  Trespass Issues for Code Enforcement Officers    CFCEA October 13, 2017 Meeting Agenda

July 21, 2017 - Stormwater Management CFCEA Agenda July 21 2017

April 21, 2017 - Legal Issues of Code Enforcement  April 21. 2017 CFCEA Meeting Agenda

January 20, 2017 - Update on Florida State Codes Regarding Pools

October 14, 2016 - Community Policing   cfcea-chapter-meeting-agenda-10-14-16

July 29, 2016 -Media Relations

April 29, 2016 -  Active Shooter Preparedness