Lauren (Lauren) Book (D-32)

State Senator Lauren Book

Lauren (Lauren) Book (D-32)
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Capitol: 850.487.5032
FAX: 888.284.6602
District: 954.424.6674
Room 228 Senate Office Building 404 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1100
967 Nob Hill Road
Plantation, FL 33324
Residence:Plantation, FL

Committee Assignments


Personal & Career Legislative Service -Elected to the Senate in 2016, reelected subsequently ◦Minority (Democratic) Leader Pro Tempore, 2016-2018 Other Public Service -Statewide Council on Human Trafficking Direct-Support Organization Board of Directors, Appointee -Florida Children and Youth Cabinet, Appointee -Marjory Stoneman Douglas Public Safety Commission, Appointee -Child Advocate -Florida Network of Children's Advocacy Centers, Board Member and Past Vice President -Broward County Crime Stoppers, Past Board Member Honors and Awards -Audubon Florida Special Places Award, 2018 -Glamour Woman of the Year "Hero Among Us" 2018 -Broward County Women's Hall of Fame, 2018 -Four-time Emmy winning producer and storyteller, "Out of Darkness, Into Light" "What If I told you..." "Child Sexual Abuse- Prevention through Education" "Lauren's Kingdom- It's OK to Tell" -L'Oreal Paris, National Woman of Worth, 2013 -PEOPLE Magazine and Major League Baseball, "All Star Among Us" 2011 -National Child Labor Committee, Lewis Hine Award -Congressional Medal of Merit, Senator Bill Nelson -Two-time Publishers Weekly best selling author, "It's OK to Tell" memoir, "Lauren's Kingdom" children's book -Gracie Award winning producer, "Intimate Crimes" -Internationally Recognized Child Advocate- Newsweek Magazine, FOX News, Cosmopolitan Magazine, the Huffington Post, Glamour Magazine, NPR, USA Today, CNN/HLN, ABC's Katie Couric Show, Our America with Lisa Ling, Al Jazeera Biographical Information Occupation- Founder/CEO Lauren's Kids (501(c)(3)) Spouse- Blair Jacob Byrnes of West Bloomfield, MI Children- Kennedy Grace Byrnes, Hudson Lee Byrnes Education- University of Miami, B.A., Elementary Education, Creative Writing, 2008 University of Miami, M.S., Education, 2012 Born- October 12 in Hollywood, Florida Religious Affiliation- Jewish Recreation- Spending time with family, reading, watching documentaries, cooking, enjoying the sun and the sand at South Florida's beautiful beaches

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2016    Next Election: 2022
Spouse: Blair Jacob Byrnes   DOB: 10/12/1984
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