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Charlie Crist, Jr.'s Biography

Office: U.S. House (FL) - District 13, Democratic

Contact Information

9200 113th Street North, Suite 310
Seminole, FL 33772

1300 22nd Street South, Suite 316
Saint Petersburg, FL 33712

696 1st Avenue North, Suite 203
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701

215 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

Full Name:

Charles 'Charlie' Joseph Crist, Jr.




Wife: Carole

Birth Date:


Birth Place:

Altoona, PA

Home City:

Saint Petersburg, FL



JD, Samford University, 1981

BA, Government, Florida State University, 1978

Attended, Wake Forest University, 1974-1976

Representative, United States House of Representatives, District 13, 2017-present

Candidate, Florida State Governor, 2014

Governor, State of Florida, 2006-2010

Candidate, United States Senate, 1998, 2010

Attorney General, State of Florida, 2002-2006

Commissioner of Education, State of Florida, 2001-2003

Senator, Florida State Senate, 1992-1998

Candidate, Florida State Senate, 1986

Chair, Baseball Anti-Trust Advisory Committee, Office of Senator Connie Mack

Former Member, Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives

Former Member, Financial Services Committee, United States House of Representatives

Former Member, Monetary Policy and Trade Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives

Former Member, Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives

Former Member, Space Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives

Member, Federal Judicial Advisory Commission, Office of Senator Connie Mack, 1989-1992

Attorney, Morgan & Morgan, 2011-present

Attorney, Wood and Crist, 1987-present

State Director, United States Senator Connie Mack

Deputy Secretary, Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation, 1999-2000

General Counsel, Minor League Division, Baseball Commission, 1982-1987

Member, American Bar Association

Fellow, American Swiss Association

Member, Center Against Spouse Abuse

Member, Ethics Committee, Florida Bar Association

Member, Florida Conservation Association

Member, Florida Domestic Security Oversight Board

Former Student Body Vice President, Florida State University

Board Member, Foundation for Florida's Future

Member, Hillsborough Bar Association

Member, Pinellas Park Chamber of Commerce

Member, President's Council, Pinellas County, American Lung Association

Member, Rotary Club

Member, Saint Petersburg Bar Association

Member, Saint Petersburg Chamber of Commerce

Former Class President, Saint Petersburg High School

Former Starting Quarterback, Saint Petersburg High School Football Team

Member, Saint Petersburg, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

Member, Suncoasters Civic Club

Board Member, Suncoast Tiger Bay Club

Fundraising Campaign Chair, United Negro College Fund

Date of Wedding Anniversary:

December 12, 2008

Father's Name:


Father's Occupation:

Governor Crist's father, Dr. Charles Crist, served as Pinellas County School Board Chairman

Reason for Seeking Public Office:

He is running to create new jobs and better wages, protect our beaches from climate change, honor our military and veterans, make education a priority, and ensure everyone is treated fairly.