Mia L. Jones

District: 14 -- Democrat

Part of Duval

Committee Membership for 2014 - 2016 Term

Health & Human Services Committee ( Democratic Ranking Member )
12/19/2014 - 11/8/2016
Select Committee on Affordable Healthcare Access ( Democratic Ranking Member )
11/18/2015 - 11/8/2016
Appropriations Committee
12/8/2014 - 11/8/2016
Education Appropriations Subcommittee
12/8/2014 - 11/8/2016
Health Innovation Subcommittee
12/8/2014 - 11/8/2016
Select Committee on Affordable Healthcare Access
8/26/2015 - 11/17/2015

Leadership Roles

Democratic Leader pro tempore (2014-2016)

Biographical Information

City of Residence:  Jacksonville
Occupation:  Special Assistant to Mayor Alvin Brown, Jacksonville, Florida
Spouse:  George Davis
Education:  Florida A&M University, B.S., Accounting, 1986-1991, M.B.A., 1991-1992
Born:  April 26, 1968, Jacksonville, FL
Religious Affiliation:  Bethel Baptist Institutional Church
Recreational Interest:  golf, traveling

Legislative Service

Elected to the Florida House of Representatives in 2008, reelected subsequently
Democratic Leader pro tempore, 2012-2014

Other Public Services

Jacksonville City Council, 2003-2008

Affiliations

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
Essential Capital, board member
Florida A&M University Alumni Association, national life member
Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies, board member
Healthy Start Coalition Advisory Board, board member
Jacksonville Economic Development Commission, Duval Delegation Liaison
NAA-Florida A&M University, life member
National Black Caucus of State Legislators, Regional Director
National Order of Women Legislators (NOWL), State Director
National Organization of Black Elected Legislative (NOBEL) Women, Women's Technology Caucus, Chair
The Fourth Judicial Circuit-JAC Advisory Committee
JRE Lee, Jacksonville, Alumni Chapter, Florida A&M University, past President

Highlights

Duval County Public Schools, former Supervisor of Affirmative Action, Minority Business Affairs, former Director
Florida Legislative Black Caucus, Chair, 2011
American Diabetes Association, Legislative Champion Award, 2010
Florida Education Association (FEA), Freshman Friend of Public Education Award, 2010
Florida Health Care Association, Friend of the Elderly Award, 2010
Florida School Health Association (FSHA), Legislator of the Year Award, 2010
Jacksonville Empowerment/Enterprise Zone Board, Enterprise Zone Appreciation Award, 2010
National Organization of Black Elected Legislative (NOBEL) Women President's Award, 2010
William M. Raines, Dr. Ezekiel Bryant Community Service Award, 2010
Florida A&M University, Distinguished Alumni Award in Government, 2009
Leadership Florida, Class of XXIV, Local Government Leadership Program Class IX
Leadership Jacksonville, Class of 2000
Mayor's Office of Equal Employment, 1992-1995, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) assistant

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