Photo of Politician Geraldine F. "Geri"

Biographical Information

City of Residence:  Windermere
Occupation:  Museum Founder, Retired College Administrator
Spouse:  Emerson R. Thompson, Jr. of Jacksonville, Florida
Child(ren):  Laurise A. Thomas, Emerson R. Thompson III, Elizabeth R. Thompson
Grandchild(ren):  Jasmyne N. James, Imani G. Thomas, Kiara R. Thompson, Symone P. Thompson
Education:  Miami-Dade Community College, AA, 1968; University of Miami, Bachelor of Education, 1970; Florida State University, MS, 1973
Born:  November 18, 1948, New Orleans, LA
Moved to Florida:  1955

Legislative Service

Elected to the Florida House of Representatives in 2018, reelected subsequently
Served in the Senate from 2012 until 2016
Served in the House from 2006 until 2012
Democratic Leader pro tempore 2008-2010
Part of Orange

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
Representative 44 House 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
Capitol (850) 717-5044
District (407) 245-0288