EFSC's Palm Bay Campus reopened at noon today following the morning closure due to City of Palm Bay water system improvements. Palm Bay classes have resumed as of noon, and a boil water order is in place for 48 hours through Friday. Water is safe for hand washing and restroom use, but should not be ingested unless boiled for one minute. Students should contact their instructor about any impact on course assignments. This alert will be updated as needed.


COVID Update:

EFSC has returned to normal pre-COVID operations, with full capacity on-campus classes and events. Click for the COVID Reporting Requirements and the Return to Campus Approval Process which remain in place. See the Student Services Guide for on-campus services available on a walk-in basis or by appointment, plus virtual options. Read the latest updates.

Lisa Cullen is 2022 Honoree

Brevard County Tax Collector Lisa Cullen is the recipient of the 2022 Distinguished Alumni Award, presented on February 15, 2022 by the Eastern Florida State College Foundation for her leadership in the community.

“Lisa exemplifies the very best of EFSC in her service to residents of the Space Coast and strong support for our students,” said Cindy Kane, Executive Director of  Development and Strategic Engagement for the EFSC Foundation.

Lisa Cullen

Cullen was elected to her tax collector post in 2008 and was re-elected unopposed in 2012, 2016, and 2020. She manages a staff of 174 employees in seven branch offices.

She attended Brevard Community College, the forerunner to EFSC, and UCF where she received a degree in Accounting and Finance. Read more about Cullen's honor.

Honorees are chosen based on notable achievements in their career field, distinguished philanthropic or public service activity and considerable civic activities.

The Eastern Florida State College Foundation will begin accepting nominations in July for the College's 2023 Distinguished Alumni Award. Nominees must have completed at least one course at EFSC, Brevard Community College or Brevard Junior College.

Full details on eligibility and information on how to submit a nomination will be shared here in July.

Contact for Questions & Submissions

EFSC Foundation Office
3865 North Wickham Road
Building 10, Room 110
Melbourne, FL 32935
Phone: 321-433-7053

EFSC 2022 Alumni of Distinction Lisa Cullen and staff