Heather Fitzenhagen

District: 78 -- Republican


Legislative Assistant:
Derick Tabertshofer
District Secretary:
Melissa Thompson
Part of Lee

Committee Membership for 2012 - 2014 Term

Biographical Information

City of Residence:  Fort Myers
Occupation:  Attorney
Child(ren):  Alexander "Zan" Dawes, Olivia Dearborn
Education:  Hollins University, B.A.; Nova Southeastern University, J.D.
Born:  October 8, 1960, Dallas, TX
Moved to Florida:  1987
Religious Affiliation:  Episcopal
Recreational Interest:  golfing, hunting, traveling

Legislative Service

Elected to the Florida House of Representatives in 2012, reelected subsequently

Affiliations

American Heart Association, Executive Leadership
Betty Allen Ovarian Cancer Foundation, founding board member
Commission on the Status of Women, serving commissioner
Fort Myers Women's Community Club, board member
Lee County Association for Women Lawyers (LCAWL), board member
PACE Center for Girls
Women’s Legislative Caucus, former chair

Highlights

Florida Public Broadcasting Champion
The National Foundation for Women Legislators, Elected Women of Excellence Award, 2017
Council of State Governments' Henry Toll Fellow, Class of 2013

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