Monday, May 25, 2015

Representative  J. Dudley Goodlette

District 76

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Biographical Information

City of Residence:  Naples

Occupation:  Attorney

Spouse:  Barbara Joy "Barb" Hamilton of Waynesburg, Pennsylvania

Child(ren):  Jenny, Harold, Cindy, Stephanie

Education:  Eastern Kentucky University, B.S., Political Science, 1970; University of Florida College of Law, J.D., 1972

Born:  May 18, 1948, Hazard, KY

Military:  U.S. Army, Military Intelligence 1970-1985; Captain, USAR (Honorable Discharge 1985)

Moved to Florida:  1954

Religious Affiliation:  Disciples of Christ

Recreational Interest:  golf, reading, snow skiing

Legislative Service

Elected to the House in 1998, reelected subsequently


Edison Community College, Board of Trustees 1990-1994

20th Judicial Circuit, Judicial Nomination Commission 1986-1990

Collier County Economic Development Council, Chair 1987-1988

Naples Area Chamber of Commerce, President 1987-1988

The Florida Bar Board of Governors 1982-1986


Economic Development Council of Collier County, Outstanding Volunteer of the Year 2001

Junior Achievement Business Leadership Hall of Fame 1999

Boys & Girls Club of Collier County (formerly Girls Inc.), Man of the Year 1996

Naples Daily News, Citizen of the Year 1993-1994

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