May 17, 2017: Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, appointed Karin Hoffman as a Member of the Florida Board of Control for Southern Regional Education. Hoffman, 41, of Lighthouse Point, succeeds Erik Fresen. Hoffman was appointed for a term that starts on May 10, 2017, and ends on June 30, 2020. Hoffman is the vice president of Sonshine Educational Tours. She received her bachelor’s degree from Trinity International University.