Gov. Bush has appointed Allan Bense to the Board of Trustees of Florida State University.
Bense, 55, of Panama City, is a partner in GAC Contractors, Inc. and Holiday Golf Club, Inc.
He replaces, Jessie V. Furlow on the FSU board appointed for a term beginning Wednesday and ending January 6, 2010.
Bense, who served as a member of the Florida House of Representatives, was Speaker of the House until his current term expired with Tuesday's election.