Legislator Profile

Former Florida Senator Steven A. Geller (D)
The information below was accurate during the legislator's active term.
Steven A. Geller
District Address:
Suite 204
400 South Federal Highway
Hallandale Beach, FL 33009
(954) 893-5089

Capitol Address:
228 Senate Office Bldg.
404 S. Monroe St.
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1100
(850) 487-5097
political profile
  • Senate District:31
  • First Elected:Elected to the Senate on March 17, 1998
  • Terms Out:2008
  • Party:Democrat
  • Delegations:Broward
  • District Information:view district 31 map
  • Legislative Service:Elected to the Senate on March 17, 1998, reelected subsequently
    Broward County Legislative Delegation, Chair, 2002-2003
    House of Representatives, 1988-1998
    Broward County Legislative Delegation, Chair, 1993-1994
    Deputy Majority Leader, 1992
  • Born:November 4, 1958, Bronx, New York.
  • Moved to Florida:1969
  • Religious Affiliation:Jewish
  • Education:Florida State University, B.A., 1979; Florida State University, J.D., 1982
  • Occupation:Attorney
  • Spouse:Laurel Leffler, of West Palm Beach, FL
  • Children:Marc Isaac, Benjamin Jacob
  • Affiliations:Board of Directors: American Jewish Congress, 1996- present; Friends of Hollywood Art and Cultural Center, 1991- present; South Broward Chapter American Cancer Society, 1991-1994; Hallandale Democratic Club, 1988-present; Hallandale Chamber of Commerce, ex- officio, 1988-present; South Broward Jewish Federation Attorney's Divison, co-chair, 1990-1992; UJA National Young Leadership Cabinet, 1988- 1992; B'nai B'rith, Lodge President, 1986-1988; Greater Hollywood Jaycees President 1984-1986; Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers, member; Hillel Foundations of Florida, state Board of Directors; Volunteer Guardian Ad Litem; Knights of Pythias; United Way, Team Captain
  • Former Service:Community Association Institute of Florida's Legislator of the Year Award, 2002
    Broward County League of Women Voters, Humanitarian of the Year Award, 2002
    Florida Workers Advocate, Lifetime Achievement Award, 2002
    Florida Policeman Benevolent Association, Distinguished Leader Award, 2002
    Hallandale Beach Democratic Club, Man of the Year, 2001
    Future Foundation Hall of Fame, 2001
    Florida Medical Association's Legislative Appreciation Award, 2001
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