Christopher Smithmyer

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Christopher Smithmyer
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Candidate for
Florida State Senate District 31
Bachelor'sPenn State Altoona (1999)
Master'sIndiana University of Pennsylvania (2003), Everest University (2007), University of Queensland Australia (2008)
J.D.Coastal School of Law (2004)
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Christopher Smithmyer was a 2012 Republican candidate for District 31 of the Florida State Senate.[1]


  • 1999: B.S. Penn State Altoona Criminal Justice
  • 2003: M.A. Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Industrial and Labor Relations
  • 2004: J.D. Coastal School of Law, Jacksonville
  • 2007: MBA Everest University, International Business
  • 2008: LLM University of Queensland Australia, Duel degree International Business Transactions and Dispute resolution
  • Ph.D. Candidate, Nova Southeastern University Conflict Analysis and Resolution with Graduate certificate in Qualitative Research methods, Class of 2013


A summary of Smithmyers's professional achievements include:[2]

  • 1994: Laborer, Smithmyer plumbing and heating (family business)
  • 2003-2004: Apartment night manager
  • 2005-2007,2009-2011: Professor Everest University
  • 2006- current: Mediator
  • 2009-current: CFO, Africa Peace and Conflict Network
  • 2012-Current: CEO, Seven Swords Institute, LLC



See also: Florida State Senate elections, 2012

Smithmyer ran in the 2012 election for Florida State Senate District 31. Smithmyer ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012, and was defeated by incumbent Christopher Smith (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1]

Florida State Senate, District 31, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngChristopher Smith Incumbent 84.4% 147,618
     Republican Christopher Smithmyer 15.6% 27,222
Total Votes 174,840

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Florida Elections Division, "Candidate List," accessed June 14, 2012
  2. 2.0 2.1 [Information submitted to BP Staff via Bio Submission Form]