Patrick Joseph Rooney, Jr.

District: 85 -- Republican

Part of Palm Beach

Committee Membership for 2014 - 2016 Term

Biographical Information

City of Residence:  West Palm Beach
Occupation:  President, Palm Beach Kennel Club
Spouse:  Patricia "Patti" Kulp of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Child(ren):  Mary, Frannie, Patrick III, Anthony
Education:  Clemson University, B.A., Political Science, 1982-1986; Villanova University of Law, J.D., 1989; Lehigh University, M.B.A., 1992
Born:  February 9, 1964, Pittsburgh, PA
History:  Thomas Rooney, brother, U.S. House of Representatives, 2008-present
Moved to Florida:  1992
Religious Affiliation:  Catholic
Recreational Interest:  golf, movies, travel

Legislative Service

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

Other Public Services

Palm Beach County Sports Commission
South Florida Water Management District, Governing Board, 2007-2010


Autism Project of Palm Beach County, Director, 2002-present
Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches, Trustee, 2002-present
Forum Club of the Palm Beaches, 2007-present
North Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce, Trustee, 2008-present
Palms West Chamber of Commerce, Trustee, 2007-present
Roger Dean Stadium Advisory Board, Director, 2003-present
Rosarian Academy Development Committee, 2000-2008

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