Photo of Politician Bobby
                        Powell

Personal & Career

Legislative Service

  • Elected to the Senate in 2016, reelected subsequently
  • House of Representatives, 2012-2016

Other Public Service

  • Palm Beach County Legislative Delegation, Chairman

Honors and Awards

  • Appreciation Award, Palm Beach County League of Cities, 2014
  • Freshman Legislative Appreciation Award, Palm Beach County League of Cities, 2013
  • Distinguished Alumni Award, Palm Beach County Chapter of the FAMU Alumni Association
  • Call to Action Award, Democratic Black Caucus of Florida
  • The Voice of Commercial Construction, Associated Builders and Contractors Inc.
  • Friend of Industry Award, Trust & Wealth Management
  • South Florida’s Most Influential Black Business Leaders, Legacy Magazine, 2012
  • Palm Beach County Planning Congress, Ethics Seminar, Keynote Presenter, 2012
  • Founder's Award, Inner-City Youth Golfers' Association, 2011

Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Planners
  • American Planning Association
  • Leadership Palm Beach County Alumni Relations Board
  • Urban League of PBC New Community Development Board, Member
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Coordinating Committee, Member and Business Manager
  • Palm Beach County Caucus of Black Elected Officials, Associate Member
  • Palm Beach County Chapter of FAMU Alumni Association, Member
  • Salvation Army Northwest Community Center Advisory Board, Member

Biographical Information

Occupation: Planner and Project Manager, Urban Design Kilday Studios
Education:
  • Florida State University, M.S.P., Urban and Regional Planning, 2006
  • Florida A&M University, B.S., Journalism/Public Relations, magna cum laude, 2003
  • Leadership Palm Beach County, Graduate, 2011
Born: in West Palm Beach, Florida
Religious Affiliation: Methodist; Member of Christian Temple A.M.E. Church, West Palm Beach
Recreation: Reading, exercising, spending time with family, participating in activities across the district
Consists of part of Palm Beach county

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Position Date From Date to District Branch Party State
Senator 30 Senate Tallahassee
Introduced House
Passed House
Introduced Senate
Passed Senate
To President
Became Law
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Name Position Date Joined Branch
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District (561) 650-6880
Capitol (850) 487-5030
Email powell.bobby.web@flsenate.gov
Twitter https://twitter.com/flsenate