Legislator Profile

Florida Representative Jervonte ''Tae'' Edmonds (D)
Jervonte ''Tae'' Edmonds
District Address:
Suite 206
5725 Corporate Way
West Palm Beach, FL 33407-2035
(561) 242-5530

Capitol Address:
1401 The Capitol
402 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1300
(850) 717-5088
political profile
  • House District:88
  • First Elected:2022
  • Terms Out:2030
  • Party:Democrat
  • Delegations:Palm Beach
  • District Information:District map
  • Legislative Service:Elected to the Florida House of Representatives on March 8, 2022, reelected subsequently.
  • Born:June 11, 1991, Titusville, FL
  • Moved to Florida:
  • Religious Affiliation:Christian
  • Education:Florida Atlantic University, BA, 2015; Dale Carnegie Leadership Institute, Graduate; Florida State University College of Business Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship for Nonprofit Executives, Graduate
  • Occupation:CEO and Founder
  • Spouse:
  • Affiliations:Black Chamber of Commerce of Palm Beach County, Executive Board Member
    Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches, Trustee
    Edna Runner Tutorial Center, Board Member
    Legacy MIA Magazine’s “40 under 40”, Executive Board Member, Honoree
    Palm Beach North Chamber of Commerce, Executive Trustee
    Salvation Army, Advisory Board Member
    Sequel’s Palm Beach Youth Academy, Advisory Board Member
    South Florida Fair, Board Member
    City of Delray Beach, Past Education Board Member
  • Highlights:Black Chamber of Commerce PBC, Nonprofit of the Year, Small Category Nominee, 2023
    Children's Book Author, Everything Will Be Fine (2022), To the Moon and Back (2020), Adventures of the Rich and Famous (2018)
    Nonprofits First, Nonprofit of the Year, Small Category Nominee, 2022
    Leadership Palm Beach County, Leadership Excellence Nominee, 2021
    Nonprofits First, Nonprofit of the Year, Small Category Nominee, 2021
    West Palm Beach Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta, Keeper of the Torch Award, 2021
    Bethune Cookman University, PBC Alumni Chapter, Excellence and Integrity Award, 2020
    Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County, Tikkun Olam Award Honoree, 2020
    Legacy Miami Magazine, Builder Award, 2020
    Nonprofits First, Nonprofit of the Year, Small Category, 2020
    Palm Beach Illustrated, Best Outstanding Academic Program, 2020
    Leadership Palm Beach County, Graduate, 2019
    MLK Coordinating Committee, Certificate of Achievement Honoree, 2019
    National Association of Black Journalists, Black Male Project Award, 2019
    Nonprofits First, Nonprofit Executive of the Year Nominee, 2019
    Project 12, Mr. January, 2019
    She Motivates LLC, Most Influential Award, 2019
    Aspire to Inspire, Youth Leadership Award, 2018
    Legacy Miami Magazine, 40 Under 40, Today and Tomorrow's Leader Award, 2018
    National Coalition of 100 Black Women (NCBW), South Palm Beach Chapter, Men of Standards Award, 2018
    Leaders Recognizing Leaders, Distinguished Honoree Award, 2017
    New Leaders Council (NLC) Palm Beach, Distinguished Alumni Award, 2017
    FAU Lead & Serve, Change Agent of the Year Alumni Award, 2016
    Progressive Black Men, National President of the Year, 2015