Torey Alston served as Chief of Staff at the Florida Department of Transportation for nearly three years helping manage a $10.3 billion enterprise with more than 6,200 employees. Previously, he was Chief of Staff to two Broward County Commissioners and held senior positions in Miami Dade County Public Schools, the city of Gainesville and the Florida Department of Management Services. Alston also served on the Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU)Board of Trustees, City of Fort Lauderdale Audit Advisory Committee and City of Oakland Park Board of Adjustment. Alston is a Life Member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, FAMU National Alumni Association and NAACP. He earned his bachelor's degree and Master of Business Administration from Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University where he served five years on the Board of Trustees.