Holly Merrill Raschein is a Republican member of the Florida House of Representatives, seeking election in District 120. Born in Anchorage, Alaska, she moved to Florida in 1999 to study at FIU, where she graduated with a B.S. degree in political science. During this time, she began working as at Robert M. Levy & Associates and later worked as a legislative aide for both State Representatives Ken Sorensen and Ronald Saunders.
By serving with these two representatives, she learned how to be an effective voice in the legislature, and was first elected in 2012 serving the Florida Keys and South Miami-Dade County.
Her commitment to the community includes serving as state director of the National Foundation for Women Legislators, a board member of the San Carlos Institute, a member of the Florida Council on Arts & Culture, the Rotary Club of Key Largo, and she serves as chair of the Florida Keys Area Health Education Center.
He has received several honors including being named 2014 and 2014 Hunger Champion Award by Farm Share; and Florida Nursery, Growers & Landscape Association 2014 Legislator of the Year.
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