Join the Palm Beach North Chamber of Commerce for our Business Before Hours Breakfast on Wednesday, October 24, 2018. The keynote speaker for this event is Senate President-Designate, Bill Galvano.
About the Speaker
Bill Galvano is the President-Designate of the Florida Senate and will serve as President of the Senate for the 2018-2020 term. Elected to the Florida Senate in 2012, Senator Galvano most recently served as Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Higher Education and served on following committees: Full Appropriations, Education, Governmental Oversight and Accountability, Rules, Transportation, Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism and Economic Development and Joint Legislative Budget Commission.
Before being elected to the Senate, Senator Galvano served eight years in the Florida House of Representatives. In his final term in the Florida House, he served as Chairman of the Rules and Calendar Council.
Bill Galvano is a product of the Manatee County public school system. He earned an associate's degree from Manatee Community College, before receiving a bachelor's degree from the University of Florida and a juris doctorate from the University of Miami, School of Law. Galvano is a partner of the 96 year law firm, Grimes Goebel Grimes Hawkins Gladfelter & Galvano of Bradenton.
Currently living in Bradenton, Senator Galvano and his wife Julie are the proud parents of three children: Michael, William, and Jacqueline.