The Honorable Leslie Waters
Mayor of the City of Seminole, Florida

Current Office: Mayor (March 2013 - November 2016)
On Council since 03/2009
Councilor, 03/2009, 03/2011 - 03/2012
Vice Mayor, 3/2010 - 3/2011, 3/2012 - 11/02/2012
Interim-Mayor, 11/2012-3/2013
Mayor, Current

Former Office:
The Florida House of Representatives; State Representative, H-51, 1998-2006     
Speaker Pro-Tempore, 2006-2008
House Transportation and Economic Development Appropriations, Chairman
House Insurance Committee, Chairman
Pinellas County Legislative Delegation, Chairman
Hurricane Preparedness Workgroup, Chairman
Joint Select Committee on Hurricane Insurance, Co-Chairman
Governor's Commission on Workers Compensation Reform
Governor's Commission on the Future of Space and Aeronautics in Florida
Select Committee on Florida's Economic Future

Education:
Florida State University - BS '69, MS '70
Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR)
Stetson College of Law - Mediation Training
Certified Supreme Court Mediator, since 2002    

Boards and Committees
PEMHS Mental Health Services, Board of Directors
Pinellas County Urban League, Board of Directors;
Pinellas County Farm Bureau, Board of Directors, Legislative Committee
Seminole VFW – A # 9272  
Seminole Historical Society, Member
Seminole Chamber of Commerce, Member
Seminole Friends of the Library
Suncoast League of Cities
Pinellas County Mayor’s Council
Florida League of Mayors
Women’s Democracy Network Council, 2013

Employment:
Allstate Insurance Company, 1971-2000     
State of Florida, The Florida Legislature, 1998-2006
Leslie Waters Government Relations, since 2006
IRI – International Democracy Consultant, since 2004
USFSP – Adjunct Political Science Professor, since 2010-2012
Eckerd College – Adjunct Political Science Professor, 2013

Volunteer Activities:
Seminole Relay for Life
All Children's Hospital
PARC
Salvation Army
Support the Troops
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
Alzheimer’s Association, Memory Walk
Willa Carson Health and Wellness Center

Al Waters – Husband