Sabal Drive resident Doug Eckmann is the newest member of the Fort Myers Beach Local Planning Agency. Eckmann fills the seat left vacant following the resignation of former LPA Chair Megan Heil.
Eckmann is a Florida licensed engineer, a certified environmental engineer and a certified water resource engineer. He has a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA from St. Edwards University in Austin.
Eckmann is also serving on the Fort Myers Beach Anchorage Advisory Committee.
The council also appointed Mike Yost to the Historical Preservation Committee