Lawmaker Profile

Rep. Matt Gaetz

[R, FL-1]
Biographical Information

City of Residence-  Fort Walton Beach 

Occupation-  Attorney 

Education-  Florida State University, B.S., 2000-2003, World Affairs Program Student Government Association; College of William and Mary, J.D., 2004-2007, Moot Court 

Born-  Hollywood, FL 

History-  Don Gaetz, father, Florida Senate, 2006-present, Senate President, 2012-2014; S.J. 'Jerry' Gaetz, grandfather, Mayor of Rugby, 1958-1964, North Dakota State Senator, 1964 

Religious Affiliation-  Baptist 

Legislative Service

Elected to the Florida House of Representatives on April 13, 2010, reelected subsequently

Affiliations

Air Force Enlisted Village, board member

 Destin Chamber of Commerce

 Fort Walton Beach Chamber of Commerce

 Navarre Chamber of Commerce

 Niceville Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce

 Okaloosa Walton Bar Association

Highlights

American Conservative Union, Defender of Liberty, 2013

 Florida Automobile Dealers Association, Legislator of the Year, 2013

 Florida Bar Association, Legislator of the Year, 2013

 Florida Medical Association, Legislator of the Year, 2013

 Florida Police Chiefs Association, Legislator of the Year, 2013

 Florida Prosecuting Attorneys Association, House Leadership Award, 2013

 Florida Sheriff's Association, Legislative Champion, 2013

 Florida Osteopathic Medical Association, Freshman of the Year, 2011

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