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Personal & Career

Legislative Service

  • Elected to the Senate in 2012, reelected subsequently
  • House of Representatives, 2000-2008

Other Public Service

  • City of Fernandina Beach, Commissioner and Mayor, 1996-1999

Honors and Awards

  • Jacksonville University, Distinguished Alumni Award of Excellence, 2020
  • ALS Association Florida Chapter, Ambassador of Hope Award, 2020
  • Consortium of Florida Education Foundations, Outstanding Partner Award, 2020
  • The Florida Guardian ad Litem Foundation, Honorary Guardian ad Litem, 2018
  • The Florida Guardian ad Litem Foundation, Legislator of the Year, 2018
  • Elder Source, Delores Barr Weaver Elder Advocate Award, 2018
  • Florida Dental Association, Legislator of the Year, 2018
  • Florida Osteopathic Medical Association, Legislator of the Year, 2017
  • Florida Family Policy Council, Champion of the Family Award, 2017
  • The Monique Burr Foundation, Champion for Child Safety, 2016
  • Boys & Girls Club, Legislative Champion Award
  • Florida Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Legislator of the Year, 2016
  • ABLE Trust, Senator of the Year, 2013 and 2014
  • Florida Sheriffs Association, Legislative Champion, 2014
  • Epilepsy Foundation, Champion of the Year, 2014
  • Florida Chamber of Commerce, Distinguished Advocate, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Florida Society of Health-system Pharmacists, Outstanding Senator, 2014
  • Florida Council on Aging, Advocacy Award, 2013
  • Communities in Schools of Nassau County, Legislative Hero Award, 2013
  • Florida Chamber of Commerce, Honor Roll, 2013
  • Florida Chamber of Commerce, "A" Legislative Report Card, 2004-2008
  • Christian Coalition, Faith & Family Award, 2006
  • Florida Association of Homes for the Aging, Legislator of the Year, 2006
  • Florida Catholic Conference, Defender of Life, 2005
  • Florida Coalition for Children, Legislative Appreciation Award, 2004, 2005


  • YMCA, Youth Coach, Board Member, 1993-2014
  • Fernandina Beach Rotary Club, 1990-Present; President, 1993-1994
  • Southside Businessmens Club

Biographical Information

Occupation: UF Health Jacksonville, Relationship Development Officer; Licensed Auctioneer
Spouse: Abby Bradley of Green Cove Springs, FL
Children: Gray, Walker, Bradley
  • Jacksonville University, B.S., Finance, 1989
Born: January 25 in Fernandina Beach, Florida
Historical: Lewis "Red" Bean, father, Fernandina Beach City Commissioner
Religious Affiliation: Methodist
Recreation: Family time
Consists of Nassau county and part of Duval county

Date Proposed Bill Title
Sponsored Bills Policy Area
Date Sponsored Date Proposed Bill Title
Cosponsored Bills Policy Area
Position Date From Date to District Branch Party State
Senator 4 Senate Tallahassee
Introduced House
Passed House
Introduced Senate
Passed Senate
To President
Became Law
Vote Date Vote Bill Title
Name Position Date Joined Branch
Politician Party Purpose Type Date Amount
Type Address
District (904) 757-5039
Capitol (850) 487-5004