On November 21, 2017, R. Todd Dantzler, CCIM, Broker and Partner of CBC Saunders Ralston Dantzler, was elected to serve as Chairman of the Polk County Board of Commissioners.
He was first elected to the County Commission in 2010 and re-elected without opposition in 2014. He has worked to provide strong, effective leadership to the residents of Polk as well as the management team and staff of the Polk County Board of County Commissioners. His time in office is highlighted by efforts to drive economic development, increase public involvement, and create a more efficient government.
He is a strong advocate of economic development and is heavily involved in the Central Florida Development Council, Inc. He was first elected by his peers to serve as commission chair in 2013-14.