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Michael Bennett's Biography
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Michael 'Mike' S. Bennett
MBA, Drake University, 1976
BA, Drake University, 1975
Senator, Florida State Senate, 2003-2012
President Pro Tempore, Florida State Senate, 2011-2012
Representative, Florida State House of Representatives, 2000-2002
Board Member, Community Health Purchasing Alliance
Member, Suncoast Workforce Development Board
Nominating Council, Florida Public Service Commission, 2004, 2005-2006
President, Aladdin Wand Electric, 1985-present
National Sales Manager, Fawn Engineering
United States Navy, Vietnam, 1963-1967
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Member, Bradenton Kiwanis, 2000-present
Member, American Legion Kirby Stewart 24, present
Board Member, State Health Purchasing Alliance
Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 100, present
Suncoast Foundation Board, 2002
Former President/Board Chair, Greater Sarasota Sertoma Club, 1985-2000
President, Manasota Specialties Contractors, 1997-2000
President, American Subcontractors Association, 1993-1999
President, Electrical Council of Florida, 1986-1989
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