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Meet the Secretary

John F. Davis

, John F. Davis Secretary of the Florida Lottery

John F. Davis was appointed by Governor Ron DeSantis to serve as Florida Lottery's tenth Secretary on October 26, 2020 and was unanimously confirmed by the Florida Senate during the 2021 Legislative season.

Secretary Davis is an accomplished leader with more than 25 years of service in the public and private sectors. Prior to leading the Florida Lottery, he served as the Executive Vice President of the Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce, and as President of the African American Chamber of Commerce of Central Florida.

Under Secretary Davis' leadership, the Lottery has seen consecutive years of record-breaking sales and transfers to the state's Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF). In fact, in Fiscal years 2020-2022, the Florida Lottery held the top spot among the nation's lotteries in revenue production and top five in efficiencies. Fiscal Years 2020-2022 also marked the first time in the Lottery's history of back-to-back contributions to the EETF that exceeded $2 billion in a single fiscal year. These milestone contributions have enabled more than 917,000 students to attend college through the bright Futures Scholarship Program, which is primarily funded by the Lottery.

Attuned to Governor Ron DeSantis' vision, Secretary Davis has championed the development of partnerships that expand awareness and opportunities around the Bright Futures Scholarship program for all Florida's students; especially those living in challenging communities.

In January 2021, Secretary Davis was named a 5,000 Role models of Excellence History Maker and was placed in the U.S. Congressional Record alongside U.S. Vice President, Kamala Harris, and acclaimed Civil Rights Attorney, Benjamin Crump. Additionally, Secretary Davis was an honoree of the 2021 MAN UP Mentoring Community Champion Award, a recipient of the 2021 ONYX Magazine Men of Honor Award, and, in 2018, Orlando Magazine named him one of the Top 15 Leaders to Watch.

Committed to his community give-back, Secretary Davis volunteers his time as a Board Member with the Heart of Florida united Way, Valencia College Board of Trustees, FAMU Law Dean's Advisory Council, Kappa Alpha Psi Achievement Foundation Board of Directors, Chair of Volunteer Florida Board of Commissioners, and as a state representative for multiple national Lottery Associations.

Secretary Davis is a native of Pahokee, Florida and earned his bachelor's degree in political science from Florida State University where he was a standout safety for the Seminole football team, under the tutelage of the legendary Coach Bobby Bowden. He and his wife Felicia reside in Orlando, Florida.

Winning Numbers
Powerball with Double Play

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

23-28-41-50-55-24-x2

Next Jackpot:

Saturday, August 20, 2022

$80 Million

Winning Numbers

15-16-36-53-61-14

Mega Millions

Friday, August 19, 2022

12-18-24-46-65-3-x4

Next Jackpot:

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

$116 Million

Florida Lotto with Double Play and EZmatch

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

5-11-20-24-29-35

Next Jackpot:

Saturday, August 20, 2022

$5.75 Million


11-12-15-16-37-43

Friday, August 19, 2022

9-16-51-57-59-2

Top Prize:

Saturday, August 20, 2022

$1,000/Day for Life

Friday, August 19, 2022

2-10-12-35-40-42

Next Jackpot:

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

$250,000

Friday, August 19, 2022

Morning  -3

Friday, August 19, 2022

Matinee  -7

Friday, August 19, 2022

Afternoon  -4

Friday, August 19, 2022

Evening  -5

Friday, August 19, 2022

Late Night  -1

Friday, August 19, 2022

7-26-27-29-30

Pick 5

Friday, August 19, 2022

 -9-8-6-8-48

Friday, August 19, 2022

 -8-1-5-8-33

Friday, August 19, 2022

 -9-1-1-08

Friday, August 19, 2022

 -0-3-6-13

Friday, August 19, 2022

 -8-5-88

Friday, August 19, 2022

 -6-7-73

Friday, August 19, 2022

 -5-78

Friday, August 19, 2022

 -5-83