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                        Stargel

Personal & Career

Legislative Service

  • Elected to the Senate in 2012, reelected subsequently
    • Deputy Majority (Republican) Leader, 2016-2018
  • House of Representatives, 2008-2012

Other Public Service

  • Public Service Commission Nominating Council, Chair, 2018
  • Enterprise Florida Board of Directors
  • Education Commission of the States, Commissioner
  • Served on the Commission on Marriage and Family Support Initiatives

Honors and Awards

  • Florida Chamber of Commerce, Distinguished Advocate, 2018
  • Florida Health Care Association, Champion for the Elderly, 2018
  • Florida Farm Bureau, Legislator of the Year, 2018
  • Florida Farm Bureau, Champion for Agriculture, 2018
  • Florida Fruit & Vegetable Association, Legislator of the Year, 2018
  • Florida Nursery, Growers, and Landscape Association, Legislator of the Year, 2018
  • Associated Industries of Florida, Champion for Business Award, 2017
  • Florida Chamber of Commerce, Distinguished Advocate Award, 2016-2017
  • Florida Realtors, Legislative Champion, 2017
  • Florida Health Care Association, Champion for the Elderly, 2016-2017
  • Foundation for Florida's Future, Champion for Florida's Students and Families, 2017
  • Habitat for Humanity of Florida, Housing Champion, 2017
  • Florida Farm Bureau, Champion for Agriculture, 2016
  • Independent Colleges and Universities, Presidential Honor Roll, 2016
  • Family for LIFE, Heart for LIFE Award, 2016
  • Florida Family Policy Council, William Wilberforce Award, 2016
  • Florida Family Policy Council, Champion of the Family, 2016
  • Citrus Center Boys and Girls Club, Legislative Champion Award, 2016
  • Polk County Police Chief Association, Legislator of the Year, 2015
  • Florida Farm Bureau, Legislator of the Year, 2015
  • Florida Fruits and Vegetables Association, Legislator of the Year, 2015
  • Villages at Noah's Landing, Champion's Award, 2015
  • Coalition of McKay Scholarship Schools, Distinguished Service Award, 2014
  • United States Digital Learning Association, Eagle Award, 2013
  • Friend of Free Enterprise Award, 2009-2012
  • National Coalition for Public School Options Florida Chapter, Golden Apple Award, 2012
  • Florida Catholic Conference, Defender of Life, 2011
  • Florida Right to Life, Legislator of the Year, 2010
  • Florida Family Policy Council, Defender of Marriage Award, 2009
  • Florida Home Builders Association, Friend of Housing Award, 2009

Affiliations

  • Republican Woman's Club of Lakeland, Past President
  • Heritage Baptist Church, Member

Biographical Information

Occupation: Investment Property Manager
Spouse: John
Children: Amanda, Robert, Hannah, Laura, Rebekah
Education:
  • Tallahassee Community College
Born: March 23 in Tampa, Florida
Historical: Husband, John Stargel, Circuit Judge; Ancestors: Aaron Jernigan, Florida House of Representatives, 1848; James Lane, Sumter County Sheriff, 1897-1905
Religious Affiliation: Baptist
Recreation: Reading, genealogy, family activities
Consists of parts of Lake, Polk counties

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Date Sponsored Date Proposed Bill Title
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Position Date From Date to District Branch Party State
Senator 22 Senate Tallahassee
Introduced House
Passed House
Introduced Senate
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To President
Became Law
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Name Position Date Joined Branch
Politician Party Purpose Type Date Amount
Type Address
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District (863) 668-3028
Capitol (850) 487-5022
Email stargel.kelli.web@flsenate.gov
Twitter https://twitter.com/flsenate