Obama Announces Florida Advisory Council

CHICAGO--()--Senator Barack Obama today released a list of members of his Florida Advisory Council. This group of elected officials and community leaders will focus on building a grassroots network in the state, offer strategic counsel and represent the campaign both nationally and in their home communities.

I am proud to have the support of this respected group of Floridians and look forward to working with them to build a strong team in the state committed to changing our politics and transforming our country, said Senator Obama.

The Florida Advisory Council for Senator Obama includes:

Robert Wexler - US Congressman (Boca Raton)

Mike Abrams - Former Representative (Miami)

Clarence Anthony - Mayor (South Bay)

Loranne Ausley - Representative (Tallahassee)

Oscar Braynon, II - Vice Mayor (Miami Gardens)

Ronald Brise - Representative (North Miami)

Larcenia Bullard - Senator (Miami)

Beverly Burney - School Board Member (Jacksonville)

Charles Chestnut IV - Representative (Gainesville)

John Dailey - Leon County Commissioner (Tallahassee)

Chip Fletcher - Former Councilmember (Tampa)

Audrey Gibson - Representative (Jacksonville)

Andrew Gillum - Commissioner (Tallahassee)

Roy Gold - Vice Mayor (Coral Springs)

Addie Green - Commissioner (Palm Beach County)

Tony Hill - Senator (Jacksonville)

Mia Jones - Councilmember (Jacksonville)

Allan Katz - Commissioner (Tallahassee)

Jeff Koons - Commissioner (Palm Beach County)

Daisy Lynum - Commissioner (Orlando)

Carl McKoy - Commissioner (Boynton Beach)

Gwen Miller - Councilmember (Tampa)

Les Miller - Former Senator (Tampa)

Carlton Moore - Vice Mayor (Ft. Lauderdale)

Chip Moore - Former Councilmember (Ft. Lauderdale)

Mary Mulhern - Councilmember (Tampa)

Frank Peterman - Representative (St. Petersburg)

Bob Poe - Former State Party Chair (Tallahassee)

Frank Reddick - Council Member (Tampa)

Curtis Richardson - Representative (Tallahassee)

Jeremy Ring - Senator (Margate)

Frank Sanchez - Former US Assistant Secretary of Transportation (Tampa)

Michael Scionti - Representative (Tampa)

Perry Thurston - Representative (Plantation)

Screven Watson - Former State Party Chair (Tallahassee)


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