Dane Eagle serves as secretary of the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. Secretary Eagle has been a commercial real estate broker for nearly two decades, providing strategic advice and execution for property leasing and sales, along with investment strategy and consulting in the Southwest Florida commercial real estate marketplace. He represented Southwest Florida in the Florida House of Representatives from 2012-2020. During his tenure in the Florida House, Secretary Eagle served as the Chairman of House Energy and Utilities Subcommittee from 2014-2016 and the House Majority Whip from 2016-2019. From 2018-2020, he served as the House Majority Leader. Before being elected to the Florida House of Representatives, he served as deputy chief of staff to the governor from 2008-2009. Secretary Eagle earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida. He lives in Tallahassee.