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Eliakim  Nortelus
Eliakim  Nortelus
Public Policy Advisor *
106 East College Avenue
12th Floor
Tallahassee, FL 32301
 
Tel:
850.577.6756
Fax:
850.222.0103
 
 

Eliakim "Eli" Nortelus has over a decade of experience in government consulting including professional and political experience in state and local government in Florida. Eli's lobbying experience in both the legislative and executive branches includes insurance, financial services, casino gaming, lotteries, education, cabinet affairs, appropriations, procurement, state licensing, and general business issues in Florida. Eli's regulatory experience with both state and local governments allows him to help businesses navigate Florida's complex regulatory process and issues with state agencies.

Eli is also active in the political process and assists clients and public officials in providing strategic information on campaigning, political races, and public relations issues.
 
Representative Experience
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Emergency Services 24, Inc.
 
Awards & Recognition
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Davis Productivity Award Recipient, 2004
 
Published Works & Lectures
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American Society of Interior Designers 2013 Legislative Symposium, Speaker, "Political Fundraising," February 2, 2013
 
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National Council of Legislators from Gaming States, Speaker, "New Lottery Products & Initiatives," January 4, 2013
 
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National Council of Legislators from Gaming States, Panelist, "Enhancing the Lifestyle of Pari-Mutuel Racing," January 6, 2012
 
Professional Memberships & Activities
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Refuge House, Board Member, 2013-Present
 
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Capital Regional Community Development District, Supervisor, 2011-Present
 
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Tallahassee Sunset Rotary Club, Founding & Current Member, 2003-Present
 
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Young Executive Council/University Center Club, Past Chairman 2002; Member 2001-Present
 
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Seminole Boosters Inner Council Board, Member, 2001-Present
 
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Florida State Alumni Association & Seminole Boosters, Member, 2000-Present
 
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W.E.B. Dubois Honor Society, Member, 1998-present
 
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Tallahassee Urban League of Young Professionals, Founding Member, 2004-2005
 
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Tallahassee Network of Young Professionals, Founding Member, 2003-2006
 
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Southwood, Tallahassee, A St. Joe Community, Neighborhood Representative, 2007-Present
 
Related Professional Experience
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Capital Action Consulting, LLC 2009-2011
 
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The Florida Lottery, 2005-2009
 
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State of Florida, Department of Business & Professional Regulation, 2005
 
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State of Florida, Executive Office of The Governor, Haiti Advisory Group, Deputy Director, 2004-2005
 
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State of Florida, Department of Education, 2002-2004
 
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State of Florida, Executive Office of the Governor, Chief Inspector General, 2000-2001; Assistant Deputy of Investigation, 2000-2002
 



Eliakim  Nortelus

Practice
Government Affairs & Public Policy
Representative Clients
American Society of Interior Designers
Corinthian Colleges, Inc.
Diamond Game Enterprises, Inc.
Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling, Inc.
HULT International Business School
Magic City Casino
Education
M.P.A., Florida State University, 2003
B.A., Florida State University, 2000; Criminal Justice and Psychology
A.A., Broward Community College, 1997
Bar Admissions
* Not admitted to the practice of law
 
 
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