Gov. Ron DeSantis has appointed Devin Collier of Panama City to serve as judge on the 14th Judicial Circuit Court

 Collier has served as an assistant state attorney in the 14th Circuit since 2019. Previously, he served as the lead attorney advisor in the Office of the Solicitor in the United States Department of the Interior. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of West Florida and his law degree from Florida A&M University. Collier fills the judicial vacancy created by the retirement of Judge John L. Fishel, II.