Legislator Profile

Former Florida Representative Franklin Sands (D)
The information below was accurate during the legislator's active term.
Franklin Sands
District Address:
777 Sawgrass Corporate Parkway
Sunrise, FL   33325-6256
Phone: (954) 424-6800

Capitol Address:
402 S. Monroe St.
300 House Office Bldg.
Tallahassee, FL   32399-1300
Phone: (850) 488-0590
political profile
  • House District:98
  • First Elected:2004
  • Terms Out:2012
  • Party:Democrat
  • Delegations:Broward
  • District Information:view district 98 map
  • Legislative Service:Elected to the House in 2004, reelected subsequently
    Minority Leader 2008-2010
    Democratic Whip 2004-2006
  • Born:July 12, 1940, New York, NY
  • Moved to Florida:1982
  • Religious Affiliation:Jewish
  • Education:Brooklyn College, 1961
  • Occupation:Independent NIKKEN Wellness Consultant
  • Spouse:Leslie Sands
  • Children:Rob, Roger, Stephanie, David, Dana, Charlie, Alexander, Jacqueline
  • Affiliations:Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council
    CAJE: Children with Special Needs
    Plantation Chamber
    North Broward Hospital District CRC/Mentor in Take Stock in Children Program
    Vision Broward Economic Development 2004
    Broward Days Health Team 2002-2004
    Saddle Club Estates Homeowners Association, President 1990-2002
    Weston Business Chamber
  • Highlights:Various Business, Civic & Religious Awards
    Young Presidents Organization
  • Former Service:Broward County Children's Services Board
    Broward County Coordinating Board for Transportation Disadvantaged Services
    Broward County School Board's Facilities Task Force
    City of Weston Charter Review Board
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