Rick Scott

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Rick Scott
Rick Scott official portrait.jpg
45th Governor of Florida
Assumed office
January 4, 2011

Jennifer Carroll (2011–2013)

Carlos Lopez-Cantera (2014–present)
Preceded by Charlie Crist
Personal details

(1952-12-01) December 1, 1952 (age 65)
Bloomington, Illinois,

Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Ann (née Holland) Scott; 2 daughters
Residence Tallahassee, Florida
Alma mater University of Missouri, Kansas City
Southern Methodist University
Profession Lawyer; business executive
Religion Evangelical Christian
Military service
Allegiance  United States of America
Service/branch  United States Navy
Years of service 1971–1974[1]
Rank PO3 collar.png Petty Officer Third Class[2]
Unit USS Glover (FF-1098)

Richard Lynn "Rick" Scott (born December 1, 1952) is an American politician. He is the 45th and current Governor of Florida and a businessman. He is a member of the Republican Party, Scott has served as Governor since 2011.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Summary of Information on Rick Scott". Thepoliticalguide.com. Retrieved 2011-05-30. 
  2. "Oh, if only Florida had a governor who liked business people". Blogs.orlandosentinel.com. Retrieved 2011-05-30.