Kristin Mullikin Florida's State Government, Retired
Kristin served Florida’s State Government for 35 years before retiring in December 2012. When Kristin retired she had been serving as the Executive Assistant to the CEO of the Governor’s Commission on Community Service (Volunteer Florida) since November of 2006. Prior to her employment with Volunteer Florida, she worked with the Department of Agriculture, Department of Environmental Protection, Executive Office of the State Comptroller (Department of Banking & Finance), Department of State, Executive Office of the Governor and the Department of Insurance.
Kristin has been attending Celebrate Recovery Tallahassee (CR) since September 2006. CR is a Christ-centered program that helps individuals deal with life’s “hurts, habits and hang-ups.” The purpose is to celebrate God’s healing power in our lives through the 8 recovery principles found in the Beatitudes and the Christ-centered 12 steps as individuals become willing to accept God’s grace in solving their life problems. Kristin serves on the Leadership Team and the T.E.A.M. (currently as the “A”- assimilator and the “T”- trainer from 2011-12).
Kristin served as President of the Miccosukee Hills Neighborhood Association from 2000-2003. She also served as a member of the Welaunee Community Advisory Group in 2001-2002 to support and guide the Critical Area Planning process of the family-owned Welaunee Plantation. Welaunee consists of approximately 7,000 acres of land located on the northeast side of Tallahassee. Traversed by I-10 and bordered by Centerville Road, Miccosukee Road and Mahan Drive, the property lies within the Tallahassee city limits. It is home to the Miccosukee Canopy Road Greenway and some of the most exciting new communities under development in the southeastern United States.
Kristin volunteered numerous hours to the Toys for Tots Program of the Big Bend from 1996-2002. In 1997 and 2001 she was awarded the United States Marine Corps Reserve – Toys for Tots Commander’s Award. Due to this service she was awarded the Davis Productivity Notable Individual Award in 1997 and in 1999 a Davis Productivity Certificate of Commendation Award. The Davis Productivity Awards program is a privately initiated program designed to recognize and reward state government employees whose work measurably increases productivity and promotes innovation. Additionally in 1999, she received the Outstanding Service Award from the Florida Department of Banking and Finance.