Clovis Watson, Jr.

Clovis Watson, Jr. DEMDemocrat

Florida State Representative

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Clovis Watson, Jr.DEMDemocrat Florida State Representative
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FLResidence (state)

Clovis Watson Jr. (born September 30, 1958) is the sheriff of Alachua County, Florida. A Democrat, he was elected in 2020. Previously, he served four terms in the Florida House of Representatives from 2012 to 2020, representing the 20th District, encompassing eastern Alachua County and northwestern Marion County from Gainesville to Ocala.

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Education6 - 6 of 4
University of Alabama
BA Interdisciplinary Studies
Santa Fe College
AS Criminal Justice Technology
Mountain State University
MA Interdisciplinary Studies
Northcentral University
MBA
Past Positions1 - 7 of 7
City Manager
City of Alachua
Representative
Florida State House of Representatives
2012 - 2020
Former Minority Whip
Florida State House of Representatives
Former Adjunct Professor
Santa Fe College
Former Deputy Chief of Police
City of Alachua
Former Police Officer
City of Alachua
Former Sergeant
City of Alachua
Other Experience1 - 24 of 24
Member
Delta Mu Delta International Honor Society
Current
Member
Alpha Lambda Delta Honorary Society
Current
Member
Alachua Lions Club
Current
Member
Pinnacle Honor Society
Current
Member
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity
Current
Volunteer Coach
Special Olympics
Current
Chair
Alachua County Delegation
2014 - Current
Vice Chair
Alachua County Delegation
2012 - 2014
Former Member
Board of Directors, Police Executive Training Committee
Former Member
Board of Directors, Alachua County United Way
Former Member
Board of Directors, Police Executive Council
Former Member
Board of Directors, Juvenile Justice Council
Former Member
Alachua County Task Force of Administrators
Former Member
Board of Directors, American Red Cross North Central Florida Chapter
Former Member
International City Managers' Association
Former Member
Steering Committee, Alachua County Child Advocacy Center
Former Member
Florida City and County Managers' Association
Former Member
Subcommittee on Agriculture and Natural Resources, Florida State House of Representatives
Former Member
State Affairs Committee, Florida State House of Representatives
Former Member
Joint Committee on Administrative Procedures, Florida State House of Representatives
Former Member
Natural Resources & Public Lands Subcommittee, Florida State House of Representatives
Former Member
Government Accountability Committee, Florida State House of Representatives
Former Member
Criminal Justice Subcommittee, Florida State House of Representatives
Former Ranking Minority Member
Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee, Florida State House of Representatives