Endorsements & Accomplishments

Legislative Service

Elected to the Florida Senate in 2016

Florida House of Representatives, 2008-2016

 

Other Public Service

Brevard County Legislative Delegation, Chair, 2017

Indian River County Legislative Delegation, Chair, 2015, 2016, 2018

Indian River County Economic Development Council

 

Honors and Awards

Manufacturing Champion Award, Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast, 2017, 2018 & 2019

Statesman of the Year Award, Florida Shore and Beach Preservation Association, 2019

Legislative Champion Award, Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Florida, 2019

Champion for Dentistry Award, Florida Dental Association, 2019

Defender of Democracy Award, League of Women Voters of Florida, 2019

Fighting for Kids Award, Florida Coalition of School Board Members, 2019

Champion for Agriculture Award, Florida Farm Bureau, 2013-2016, 2018-2019

Defender of Home Rule Award, Florida League of Cities, 2018

“A” Rating, Florida Chamber of Commerce, 2009-2014, 2016-2019

“A” Rating, Foundation for Florida’s Future (FFF), 2016, 2018, 2019

“A” Rating, Associated Industries of Florida (AIF), 2009-2019

“A” Rating, Recognized as Champion for Economic Freedom, Americans for Prosperity, 2015-2019

“A” Rating, Independent Colleges & Universities of Florida, 2018

Legislator of the Year Award, Florida Society of Rheumatology, 2018

Fiscal Conservative of the Year Award, Taxpayer Association Indian River County, 2017

Champion of Liberty, Liberty First Network, 2016

Legislator of the Year, Community Advocacy Network, 2016

Champion of the Family Award, Florida Family Policy Council, 2016

 

Recent Honors and Awards: Updates Since Summer 2019

National Multiple Sclerosis Society Florida Senator of the Year, 2019

Mental Health America “Legislative Mental Health Champion”, 2019, 2020

Keep Indian River Beautiful “Environmental Leadership Award”, 2019

Marine Resources Council “Outstanding Service Award”, 2019

Florida Emergency Preparedness Association “Legislative Achievement Award”, 2020

Florida Housing Coalition, Housing Champion Award, 2020

Florida Farm Bureau Federation, Legislator of the Year, 2020

“A” Rating, Recognized as Champion for Economic Freedom, Americans for Prosperity, 2020

Florida League of Cities, Legislator Appreciation Award, 2020

“A” Rating, Florida Chamber of Commerce, 2020

American Water Security Project, Gold Plunger Award, 2020

Manufacturing Champion Awards, Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast, 2020

 

Endorsements from:

Home Builders Contractors Association of Brevard, 2020

Florida Chamber of Commerce, 2020

Business Voice, 2020

Federation of Manufactured Home Owners of Florida