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Arnold sworn in as St. Johns County commissioner following DeSantis' appointment

Sarah Arnold prepares to take the oath of office to become a St. Johns County commissioner with her family beside her.  Gov. Ron DeSantis appointed Arnold to fill the seat for District 2. Jeb Smith resigned from the seat to serve as president of the Florida Farm Bureau.
Sarah Arnold prepares to take the oath of office to become a St. Johns County commissioner with her family beside her. Gov. Ron DeSantis appointed Arnold to fill the seat for District 2. Jeb Smith resigned from the seat to serve as president of the Florida Farm Bureau.

Sarah Arnold officially became the newest St. Johns County commissioner on Tuesday.

Gov. Ron DeSantis appointed Arnold to fill the District 2 seat after Jeb Smith resigned to serve as president of the Florida Farm Bureau.

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Arnold was joined by her husband and children during the brief ceremony. Arnold is the director of resource development for the United Way of St. Johns County.

The District 2 seat will be up for election in 2022.

This article originally appeared on St. Augustine Record: Sarah Arnold, new St. Johns County commissioner, takes oath of office