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Al Lawson, Jr.'s Biography
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Alfred 'Al' Lawson, Jr.
Wife: Delores; 2 Children: Alfred J. III, Shani
MS, Public Administration, Florida State University, 1973
BS, Political Science, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical (A&M) University, 1970
Minority Leader, Florida State Senate
Candidate, United States House of Representatives, District 2, 2012
Senator, Florida State Senate, 2000-2010
Candidate, United States House of Representatives, District 2, 2010
No caucus information on file.
President, Al Lawson and Associates Incorporated, 1984-present
Employee, Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1976-present
Assistant Coach, Florida State University Seminole Basketball Team
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, Advisory Committee on Public Administration, Florida State University Alumni Club
Member, Association of Life Underwriters
Member, Boy Scouts of America Suwannee River Area Council
Member, Florida A&M University Boosters Club
Member, Florida Crime Prevention Commission
Advisory Board Member, Florida State University Center for Professional Development
Member, National Association for the Advancement for Colored People (NAACP), Tallahassee Chapter
Member, Tallahassee Area Chamber of Commerce
Member, Executive Board, Tallahassee Peace Coalition
Member, Tallahassee Urban League
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