Friday, May 22, 2015

Representative  Jim Boyd

District 71

Capitol Office
322 The Capitol
402 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1300
Phone: (850) 717-5071

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District Office
Suite 100
717 Manatee Avenue West
Bradenton, FL 34205-8654
Phone: (941) 708-4968

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Legislative Assistant:
Benjamin Smith

District Secretary:
Kathi Brown

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Member Information

Leadership Roles

Dep. Maj. Leader and Maj. Whip(2014-2016)

Biographical Information

City of Residence:  Bradenton

Occupation:  Insurance/Real Estate

Spouse:  Sandy Boyd

Child(ren):  Ansley, Austin

Education:  Manatee Community College, A.A., 1976; Florida State University, B.S., 1978

Born:  October 22, 1956, Bradenton, FL

History:  Hugh Boyd, grandfather, House of Representatives, 1941; Wilbur H. Boyd, uncle, House of Representatives, 1958-1966, Florida Senate, 1966-1972, President Pro Tempore, Org. 1970 and 1971-1972

Religious Affiliation:  Christian

Recreational Interest:  golf, quail hunting, reading, spending time in North Carolina with family, travel

Legislative Service

Elected to the Florida House of Representatives in 2010, reelected subsequently

Deputy Majority Leader and Majority Whip, 2014-2016

Deputy Whip, August 12, 2011-2012

Other Public Service

Palmetto City Council, Councilman, Vice-Mayor, and Mayor, 1989-1993


First America Bank, Board of Directors, Executive Committee, Chair

Florida Association of Insurance Agents, board member, 1994-1997, current member

Manatee County Independent Insurance Agents Association

Manatee Memorial Hospital Board of Governors

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