Photo of Politician Wilton
                        Simpson

Personal & Career

Legislative Service

  • Elected to the Senate in 2012, reelected subsequently
    • Majority (Republican) Leader, 2016-2018

Other Public Service

  • Pasco Hernando Community College, Board Member

Honors and Awards

  • National Alliance on Mental Illness, Dancing with the Stars Fundraising Award, 2015
  • Florida Farm Bureau Federation, Champion for Agriculture, 2015
  • Florida Tax Collectors Association, Taxpayer Advocate of the Year, 2015
  • Natural Gas Vehicle Public Policy Champion, 2015
  • Florida Chamber, Distinguished Advocate, 2014
  • Florida Nursery, Growers & Landscaping Association, Legislator of the Year, 2014
  • Florida Retail Federation, Legislator of the Year, 2014
  • Florida Farm Bureau Federation, Champion for Agriculture, 2014
  • National Waste & Recycling Association, Legislator of the Year, 2013
  • Nature Coast Chapter, Association of Fundraising Professionals, Philanthropist of the Year, 2013
  • Florida League of Cities, Legislative Appreciation Award, 2013
  • Florida Fruit & Vegetable Association (FFVA), Legislator of the Year, 2013
  • Florida Association of Counties (FAC), Legislative Leadership Award, 2013
  • Associated Industries of Florida Environmental & Agricultural Sustainability Council, Champion for Business Award, 2013
  • Florida Electric Cooperatives Association, Legislator of the Year, 2013
  • Florida Forestry Association, Legislator of the Year, 2013
  • Florida Natural Gas Association, Legislator of the Year, 2013
  • Florida Sheriffs Association, Legislative Champion, 2013
  • Farm Bureau, Legislator of the Year, 2013
  • Dade City Chamber of Commerce, Richard Tombrink Lifetime Achievement Award, 2011

Affiliations

  • Kiwanis Club of Dade City, Member
  • West Pasco Chamber of Commerce, Member
  • Hernando County Chamber of Commerce, Member
  • Sumter County Chamber of Commerce, Member
  • Premier Community Healthcare, Former Chairman
  • Pasco Economic Development Council, Former Chairman
  • East Pasco Habitat for Humanity, Former Chairman
  • East Pasco Boys & Girls Club, Former Chairman
  • San Antonio Dixie Youth Baseball League, Coach
  • Dade City Chamber of Commerce, Former Board Member
  • Pasco County REC, Member
  • Pasco County Fair Association, President
  • Pasco County Farm Bureau, President
  • Florida Farm Bureau, Past State Board of Directors Member
  • 2002 Leadership Pasco Graduate

Biographical Information

Occupation: Simpson Environmental Services, Inc.; Simpson Farms, Inc.
Spouse: Kathy Shotts of Dade City, FL
Children: Lauran Monbarren; Wilton, Jr.
Grandchildren: Addy, Emy
Education:
  • Pasco-Hernando Community College, A.A., 1997
Born: June 28 in Lakeland, Florida
Religious Affiliation: Christian
Recreation: College football, boating
Consists of Citrus, Hernando counties and part of Pasco county

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Senator 10 Senate Tallahassee
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District (352) 688-5077
Capitol (850) 487-5010
Email simpson.wilton.web@flsenate.gov
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