Franklin Sands

District: 98 -- Democrat

Part of Broward

Committee Membership for 2010 - 2012 Term

Biographical Information

City of Residence:  Weston
Occupation:  Independent NIKKEN Wellness Consultant
Spouse:  Leslie Sands
Child(ren):  Rob, Roger, Stephanie, David, Dana, Charlie, Alexander, Jacqueline
Education:  Brooklyn College, 1961
Born:  July 12, 1940, New York, NY
Moved to Florida:  1982
Religious Affiliation:  Jewish
Recreational Interest:  bocce, fishing, hunting, triathlon

Legislative Service

Elected to the House in 2004, reelected subsequently
Minority Leader 2008-2010
Democratic Whip 2004-2006

Other Public Services

Broward County Children's Services Board
Broward County Coordinating Board for Transportation Disadvantaged Services
Broward County School Board's Facilities Task Force
City of Weston Charter Review Board


Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council
CAJE: Children with Special Needs
Plantation Chamber
North Broward Hospital District CRC/Mentor in Take Stock in Children Program
Vision Broward Economic Development 2004
Broward Days Health Team 2002-2004
Saddle Club Estates Homeowners Association, President 1990-2002
Weston Business Chamber


Various Business, Civic & Religious Awards
Young Presidents Organization

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