The Uncommon Friends Foundation has named former Florida legislator Heather D. Fitzenhagen as its executive director.

Ms. Fitzenhagen has a long career in law and politics in Florida, representing Fort Myers and the 78th District in the House of Representatives for eight years. She has served on the board of directors of her alma mater, Hollins University, the Florida Alliance to End Human Trafficking, Lee County Association of Women Lawyers, and the PACE Center for Girls, among others.