State Courts Administrator

PK Jameson

Bio for Patricia (PK) Jameson

Patricia (PK) Jameson began serving as State Courts Administrator July 1, 2014. After leaving the private practice of law, she gained extensive experience in the Florida Legislature and in the Executive branch of government. Her Legislative positions include Chief of Staff for the House of Representatives, and Staff Director of the following committees: Judiciary Committee, Real Property and Probate Committee, Procedural and Redistricting Council, Select Committee on Electoral Certification Accuracy & Fairness, Joint Select Committee on the Manner of Appointment of Presidential Electors, and the Select Committee to Review the Charges of a Contested Seat. She also served as a Senior Policy Advisor to the Senate President (2008-2010), and as Staff Director for the Committee on Children, Families and Elder Affairs. In the Executive Branch, her experience includes serving as a Policy Chief for Health and Human Services for Governor Jeb Bush, and as General Counsel and Director of Legislative Affairs for the Agency for Persons with Disabilities, and as General Counsel for Florida’s Chief Financial Officer and the Department of Financial Services. Her undergraduate degree is in Accounting and Business Administration, and she received her law degree from the Florida State University College of Law in 1990.

Former State Courts Administrators

  • Elisabeth H. Goodner, 2003-2014
  • Rob Lubitz, 2002-2003
  • Kenneth R. Palmer, 1985-2001
  • Donald Conn, 1981-1985
  • John F. Harkness, Jr., 1974-1981
  • James B. Ueberhorst, 1972-1974