Robert "Bob" Cortes

District: 30 -- Republican

Parts of Orange, Seminole

Committee Membership for 2016 - 2018 Term

Leadership Roles

Majority Deputy Whip (2016-2018)

Biographical Information

City of Residence:  Altamonte Springs
Occupation:  Business Owner
Child(ren):  Robert Jr. (Deceased), Kylee, Randy
Grandchild(ren):  Brayden Robert, Logan David Blanco
Education:  EDP College of Puerto Rico, 1981-1985
Born:  September 18, 1963, Brooklyn, NY
History:  Elected to the Longwood City Commission in November 2009; selected Mayor for the City of Longwood in May 2014; served on Longwood City Commission from 2009-2014
Moved to Florida:  1989
Religious Affiliation:  Catholic
Recreational Interest:  Classic Automobiles and restoration, cruising, golf

Legislative Service

Elected to the Florida House of Representatives in 2014, reelected subsequently
Majority Deputy Whip 2016-2018

Other Public Services

Longwood City Commission, elected November 2009, served 2009-2014
Longwood Mayor, May 2014


Founder & Owner of Cortes Towing Service & Co-Owner of Cortrans Shuttle Service

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