Legislator Profile

Former Florida Representative Betty Reed (D)
The information below was accurate during the legislator's active term.
Betty Reed
District Address:
Suite 201
2109 East Palm Avenue
Tampa, FL 33605-3909
(813) 241-8024

Capitol Address:
300 House Office Building
402 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1300
(850) 717-5061
political profile
  • House District:61
  • First Elected:2006
  • Terms Out:2014
  • Party:Democrat
  • Delegations:Hillsborough
  • District Information:view district 61 map
  • Legislative Service:Elected to the Florida House of Representatives in 2006, reelected subsequently
  • Born:May 5, 1941, Pelham, GA
  • Moved to Florida:1957
  • Religious Affiliation:Christian
  • Education:National-Louis University, B.S.
  • Occupation:Retired Educator
  • Spouse:James Reed
  • Children:Five adults
  • Grandchildren:Ajani, Eden, Laarian, Lorenzo II, Maletha, Michael, Jr., Moses, Saniyah, Tenisha, Tyandre, Zuri
  • Affiliations:Florida Child Abuse Council, past member
    Florida State PTA, past Board member
    Hillsborough County Children's board, past Secretary
    Hillsborough County Council of PTSA, past member
    Lucy Dell Civic, past President
    NAACP Political Action, past Chairperson
    North Tampa Chamber Association, past Associate Director
  • Former Service:Advocate for all schools to be air-conditioned
    Advocate for common course numbering for private and public colleges
    Hillsborough City-County Planning Board, past member
    Hillsborough County Commission, Citizens Advisory Board, past member
    Hillsborough County School Board, Advisory Committee, past member
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