Born: Daytona Beach, Florida

Education: Graduated with High Honors from Spruce Creek High School (1982), Daytona State College (Associate of Arts Degree 1983), and the University of Florida (Bachelor of Science in Public Relations with a minor in Business 1986)

Licenses / Certifications: State of Florida Licensed Building Contractor since 1986, Real Estate Salesperson 1999 - 2004, Private Pilot, Multi-Engine Instrument Land & Sea with Lear Jet Type Rating since 1987, Certified SCUBA Diver since 1978

Values: Strives to build good relationships, patient & empathetic, service-oriented, concerned about quality, & approachable

Civic / Professional: Rotary Club of Port Orange / South Daytona since 1987 (President 2010), Port Orange / South Daytona Chamber of Commerce since 1986 (Board of Directors 1994, Business Person of the Year 2006), Halifax Area Chamber of Commerce since 1986 (Board of Directors 2002), Sunshine State Community Bank Organizer / Director 1999 -2009, Our Lady of Lourdes Church Head Usher since 2000, Vistage member since 1998

Family: Married to Molly Jo Panning 1993; three children born 1994 (Emma), 1996 (Camille), and 2001 (Doug)

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