Tampa lawyer Steve Salzer has been appointed by the Florida Supreme Court to a three-year term on the board of The Florida Bar Foundation, a statewide charitable organization whose mission is to provide greater access to justice. Salzer, a Florida Bar Foundation fellow, begins his term July 1.
Salzer currently serves as senior vice president, Enterprise Risk Office, and general counsel at PSCU, a St. Petersburg, Fla.-based credit union service organization that provides payments processing services and solutions to financial institutions throughout the U.S. He joined PSCU in 2005.
Salzer holds a bachelor’s degree in economics and political science from Duke University and a juris doctor from the University of Chicago Law School. He is a member of The Florida Bar’s Consumer Protection Law Committee.
Salzer has served as a non-board member volunteer on the Foundation’s grants committee. He has also served as a board member of the Regulatory Advocacy Committee of the National Association of Credit Union Service Organizations (NACUSO), a member of the Payments Subcommittee of the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) and a member of the board of directors and audit committee of Junior Achievement of Tampa Bay.
The Florida Bar Foundation accomplishes its mission by funding programs that expand and improve representation and advocacy on behalf of low-income persons in civil legal matters, improve the fair and effective administration of justice, and promote public service among lawyers.